Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Innovationsprocesser i SME-företag: Från idé till kommersialisering
Södertörn University, School of Business Studies.
2011 (Swedish)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Objective: For a long-term and viable economic development to take place in a country it needs to promote creativity and innovation in enterprises. The study applies the process model to study the process of innovation in innovative companies in Sweden. The study also applies the technology commercialization model to indicate the ability of companies to commercialize the technology to the market.

Main purpose: The purpose of this work is to study how companies in Sweden proceed with an idea generation and if they manage to commercialize these ideas.

Method: This study used a qualitative approach. Multiple case studies & interviews.

Conclusion: The innovative ideas in innovative SME:s in Sweden is emerged from randomly events and from systematic developments. Consumer chock is the trigger who draws focus on the idea. Personal stimulations are the factor for the entrepreneur to start an enterprise. Some of the companies are distinctive. The biggest problems during an innovation process are time inadequate and insufficient funds. The management’s criteria distinguish from the R&Ds criteria. The employees do not switch work during the innovation process. The companies cooperate with universities and government-owned institutions. Almost all companies are customer orientated. The companies are successful to commercialize technology to the market.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. , 39 p.
Keyword [sv]
Innovationsprocess, entreprenörskap, teknik kommersialisering, SME
National Category
Business Administration
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:sh:diva-13160OAI: oai:DiVA.org:sh-13160DiVA: diva2:455470
Subject / course
Business Studies
Uppsok
Social and Behavioural Science, Law
Supervisors
Available from: 2011-11-10 Created: 2011-11-10 Last updated: 2011-11-10Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

Innovationsprocesser i SME-företag(596 kB)197 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 596 kBChecksum SHA-512
342fc4d8141fc2e439ad531b7dd019d80ee8d09ea9a82314be669775873d4c9ee962e2f86681bd5c6b963441efaadf2ed0733f27d5acea4d62790b87ae6ae7e7
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
School of Business Studies
Business Administration

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 197 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 296 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf