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  • Mentoring and perpetuating the entrepreneurial spirit within family business by telling contingent stories. 

    Smith, Robert (Sacred Heart University, John F. Welch College of Business http://www.sacredheart.edu/download/2919_neje_fall09.pdf, 2009)
    SMITH, R., 2009. Mentoring and perpetuating the entrepreneurial spirit within family business by telling contingent stories. New England Journal of Entrepreneurship, 12 (2), pp. 27-40.
    Family businesses do not perpetuate themselves. Entrepreneurs must nurture and propagate the values that led to the creation of the very thing most precious to them—their business. This of course depends on stability. Nor ...
  • Rescripting criminal identity: a ‘close reading’ of contemporary biographies of British criminals as entrepreneurship discourse. 

    Smith, Robert (Emerald Group Publishing Limited. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JEC-09-2012-0051, 2013)
    SMITH, R., 2013. Rescripting criminal identity: a ‘close reading’ of contemporary biographies of British criminals as entrepreneurship discourse. Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, 7 (4), pp. 316-339
    Purpose – This research paper aims to examine how organized criminals rescript their identities to engage with entrepreneurship discourse when authoring their biographies. From a sociological perspective, stereotypes and ...