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What constitutes successful entrepreneurship? An analysis of recent Australasian awards experiences

Kearins, Kate , Luke, Belinda G., & Corner, Trish (2004) What constitutes successful entrepreneurship? An analysis of recent Australasian awards experiences. Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (now The Journal of Management & Organization), 10(2), pp. 41-55.

Abstract

Entrepreneurial success is open to wide variance in interpretation, given it is a social construct. Theory regarding what constitutes entrepreneurial success is explored using case studies of the 2003 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award winners in Australia and New Zealand. Findings suggest the need to emphasize what theory presents as key elements of successful entrepreneurship, and importantly, incorporate ethics as a key dimension. Further, the analysis offers insight into how business awards processes in general, might be conducted.

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ID Code: 13175
Item Type: Journal Article
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ISSN: 1833-3672
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Business and Management not elsewhere classified (150399)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 eContent Management Pty Ltd
Deposited On: 28 Mar 2008
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:22

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