Small Business And Entrepreneurship
About this eBook
Preface It is easy to start a small scale enterprise but difficult to make them survive. It is more so in the context of ever increasing competition in business brought by liberalization, globalization and privatization of the Indian economy. Therefore, knowledge of entrepreneurship and creation of small business carefully is of paramount importance to survive. Entrepreneurship is presently the most effective method for bridging the gap between science and marketplace, creating new enterprises and bringing new products and services to the market. These entrepreneurial activities significantly affect the economy of country by building the economic base and providing jobs. The present book is primarily designed to serve as a textbook for those studying entrepreneurship and small Industry business at graduate and postgraduate levels in Management, Commerce, Engineering disciplines. It is also intended to be of value to professionals aspiring to become entrepreneurs and also to the existing entrepreneur. This book is divided into Part A and Part B. Part A Entrepreneurship It contains 1. 2. 3. 4.
Concept of Entrepreneurship. Entrepreneur. Entrepreneurial Competency. Development of Entrepreneurial Competency and Motivation
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Part B Small Business It Contains 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.
Small Scale Industries. Enterprise Creation. Business Plan. Implementation of the Project Support Agencies Industrial Estates