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A qualitative study of innovativeness, strategies and leadership styles of successful women entrepreneurs in Malaysia


Cheng, Wei Hin and Md Isa, Filzah and Hashim, Norashidah (2012) A qualitative study of innovativeness, strategies and leadership styles of successful women entrepreneurs in Malaysia. In: Knowledge Management International Conference (KMICe) 2012, 4 – 6 July 2012, Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

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Abstract

Women entrepreneurs play an important role in the development of a country’s economy.Women today made up more than forty percent of the labor force in Malaysia.Past research on entrepreneurs demonstrated that individuals with innovative behavior, strategies and leadership distinguished them from non entrepreneurs.This research was done to explore entrepreneurial innovative behavior leadership styles and strategies of successful women entrepreneurs in Malaysia.It is a qualitative research which involved interviews with successful women entrepreneurs.Strategies on how they expand their business were also examined..

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISSN: 9789832078661 Organized by: UUM College of Art & Sciences, Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Field of Research: Gender Studies, Entrepreneurial Studies, Leadership and Innovative Behavior, Strategies.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Dr. Cheng Wei Hin
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2014 00:41
Last Modified: 25 May 2015 01:51
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/10898

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