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Keys to the Future of American Business. Proceedings from the Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Symposium (2nd, Washington, D.C., March 21-22, 1985) [microform] / George T. Solomon, Ed. and Bruce G. Whiting, Ed
Bib ID 5467930
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1985 
413 p. 

These proceedings present 5 keynote addresses and 28 session papers focusing on creation of environments for stimulating entrepreneurial activities. The keynote addresses are "Entrepreneurial Leadership--A Performing Art" (Gordon L. Lippitt); "Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Work in a Large Company" (George F. Troy); "Thoughts Regarding Entrepreneurship Education" (Arthur Lipper, III); "Self Employment: Who Are the Entrepreneurs and How Does Government Create a Climate for These People?" (Frank S. Swain); and "Innovation: Where Is the Relish?" (Frederick Herzberg). Session papers include "Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth: Toward a New Conceptual Framework" (Carl Crego); "Small Business Dynamics, Effective Resource Utilization, and Innovation" (Thomas A. Gray); "Complexity and Disequilibrium: How Creativity, Entrepreneurship, and the Economy Come Together" (Benny Gilad); "Stimulating High Technology Innovations" (J. Davidson Frame); "An Examination of Export Attitudes and Behaviors of High Technology Manufacturers" (K. Mark Weaver); "The Technology Center Concept: Helping Businesses Start and Grow" (Loren Schultz); "Small Business Incubators: A Creative Tool for Local Development" (Jim Van Dyke); "Motivating (Guiding) Entrepreneurial (Intrapreneurial) Behavior" (Erik K. Winslow); "The Eleven Commandments: 4+3+2+1=11" (Reid J. Daitzman); "Entrepreneurial Employees--The Keys to Business Success in the Information Age" (Michael D. London); "A Longitudinal Study of the Dynamics of Small Business Growth and Development" (William C. Dunkelberg, et al.);"Characteristics of Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owner-Managers: A Review of the Literature" (George T. Solomon); "Value Profiles of Entrepreneurs" (Lloyd W. Fernald, Jr.); "Values, Organizational Size, and the Rational Model According to Peters and Waterman" (James E. Martin, et al.); "Entrepreneurship Education: Path to Creativity" (M. Catherine Ashmore); "Public Policy Affecting Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, and Technology" (Gerald F. Feigen); "School/Small Business Partnerships: Their Development and Their Need" (Leslie P. Hitch); "Roots of Entrepreneurship--From Small Beginnings to Major Corporations" (Gordon W. Engdahl); "Warning Signals" (Brian R. Ford); "Innovation through Investment in People: The Consideration of Creative Styles" (Robert Rosenfeld); "Public and Private Creativity" (Teresa M. Amabile, Susan J. Sensabaugh); "Innovative Problem Solving and Military Leadership" (Dennis E. Coates); "Creativity Enters the Curriculum at National Defense University" (Daniel B. Chapla); "Accountable Think Time: An Executive Function" (Harold R. Mc Alindon); "New Product Screening as an Analytical Hierarchy Process" (Robert F. Dyer); "The Small Business Innovation Research Program: A New Resource for Product Development" (George I. Morning); "Venture Capital's Role in Financing Innovation for Economic Growth" (Jeffry A. Timmons); and "Strategic Planning and Entrepreneurship: What Are the Current Connections?" (Steven C. Stryker). (YLB)


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Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Business Education.  |  Creativity.  |  Economic Progress.  |  Economics.  |  Employee Attitudes.  |  Entrepreneurship.  |  Innovation.  |  Motivation.  |  Postsecondary Education.  |  Problem Solving.  |  Public Policy.  |  School Business Relationship.  |  Secondary Education.  |  Small Businesses.  |  Technological Advancement.  |  Technology Transfer.  |  Work Attitudes.  |  Self Employment  |  Product Development Resource Utilization
Form/genre Collected Works, Proceedings.  |  Reports, Descriptive.
Other authors/contributors Solomon, George T., editor  |  Whiting, Bruce G., editor  |  George Washington Univ., Washington, DC
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