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The entrepreneur as hero and jester: enacting the entrepreneurial discourse.
(SAGE Publications., 2011-08)
Employing a social construction perspective, we argue that entrepreneurs are uniquely empowered by entrepreneurial discourse to bring about creative destruction. Analysis of the representation of entrepreneurship in the ...
Network practices and entrepreneurial growth.
Networking plays an important and well-studied role in entrepreneurial start-up processes, but its role in subsequent venture growth is less well understood. This paper reports on an in-depth longitudinal study of ...
Social structures and entrepreneurial networks: the strength of strong ties.
(IP Publishing Ltd., 2004-05)
The entrepreneurial context provides a fertile arena for the study of networks. This qualitative study critically examines the nature, content and process of strong ties, which are found to fall into three categories: ...