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A Study on Improving of Incubating-Efficiency of Incubators in Zhejiang Province, China  [PDF]
Zhenfeng Ge
iBusiness (IB) , 2018, DOI: 10.4236/ib.2018.103009
Abstract: The incubator’s promotion of entrepreneurial development and the help of N.E. growth make its research have a strong practical significance. At the same time, concern for the sustainability of incubator development, the core of the problem lies in the ability to configure their incubator resources, that is, the level of incubating-efficiency. By DEA, HAC, In-depth interviews to discuss the situation in Zhejiang Province incubators, as well as influencing factors on incubating-efficiency and the improving path of the sample derived from the incubator in Zhejiang Province, which proposed a new hierarchical model and incubation Strategies for improving of incubating-efficiency.
Khairul Akmaliah Adham
Asian Academy of Management Journal , 2008,
Abstract: Research literature on business incubators has highlighted the significance of clustered locational contexts and networking as key to an incubator's success. Using the case study approach, this study aimed to test the validity of this framework for explaining the level of success of the National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) and National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) Incubators in Hsinchu, Taiwan – both of which are highly-networked, cluster-centric and university-based. In-depth interviews were conducted with the managers of both incubators, and these were followed by information gathering on university patents and knowledge transfers from the research and development (R&D) office at each university. Analysis found that the incubators' locational contexts determined the degree and manner of their networking, but their profitability and growth potential were influenced by many other factors working in combination. Satisfying their sponsors' requirements and serving their core functions through sound management and strategic planning appeared to be the key to achieving profitability and sustainability, with benefits for all stakeholders. These constructs provide directions for more research on the performance of incubators and other business entities that are located within university and clustered contexts.
Organization of technology park and its structure at high educational school of Azerbaijan
Javanshir Mammadov
European Researcher , 2011,
Abstract: On the base of international experience of creation of technology park and also an analyze of the stages of its realization in Sumgayit region the common scheme of technology park on the base of the Sumgayit State University is offered. The problems of the scheme of realization of the projects of the scientific-investigation places in the industrial park are considered.
Gest?o por indicadores de desempenho: resultados na incubadora empresarial tecnológica
Ferreira, Mauro Pacheco;Abreu, Aline Fran?a de;Abreu, Pedro Felipe de;Trzeciak, Dorzeli Salete;Apolinário, Luiz Gonzaga;Cunha, Alexandre d'Avila da;
Produ??o , 2008, DOI: 10.1590/S0103-65132008000200008
Abstract: based in the relevance of strong support mechanisms for business management, that can help in an efficient manner in the business process of new enterprises and as a consequence increases their chances of success, this paper aims to present a proposal of management through performance indicators to technological based enterprises in development and growth. it consists on the theoretical grounding needed for the conception of a model, the estabilishment of a standard enterprise in the context of incubation, the definition of the directing bases for the establishment of performance indicators and the formatting of a performance indicator spreadsheet and collecting data for evaluation. in a conclusive way, it presents positive consideration about the developed model in practical application.
Annals of the University of Petrosani : Economics , 2011,
Abstract: In the paper authors presets experience of Czestochowa University of Technology within collaboration with Czestochowa Business Incubator (CBI). In 2010, chosen staff of Czestochowa UT have been working within brand new Phare project “Promotion of employment among youth”. Because relatively high unemployment level among young people in Czestochowa city and region, the project has been implemented in order to help graduates to find their strengths and to advise in planning individual job track, to extend their job skills adequate to present and foreseen market needs, prepare them to the job interviews, prepare and help in starting own business. Authors also describes CBI’s other initiatives undertaken to increase number of new business set up by young people, especially.
Fundamentals of Business Incubator Development
Gabriela Marchis
Acta Universitatis Danubius : Oeconomica , 2007,
Abstract: The pattern of the European Union, including Romania as a member state, determines the reconfiguration of Romanian way of acting inorder to develop new business. Learning from others with much more experience in the field of regional economic development may be the key toaccomplish the goal of economic and social cohesion. The gap between Romania and EU-27 average in economic development terms may bereduced only by promoting small businesses to enhance. Creating jobs and building wealth is the only solution available to the current problems ofRomanian economy. The paper intends to respond to basic questions of creating a business incubator. Also, it may be a tool to local and regionalpromoters that want to give rise, in a proper manner, to a Business Incubator.
Revenue and Knowledge Cooperation Mechanisms between Business Incubators and Venture Capitalists for Collaborative Start-Ups  [PDF]
Wenqing Wu, Qing Han
Theoretical Economics Letters (TEL) , 2017, DOI: 10.4236/tel.2017.75091
Abstract: Business incubators and venture capital are effective instruments for supporting the development of new firms. The purpose of this paper is to explore cooperation mechanisms between business incubators and venture capitalists and find the equilibriums of the mechanisms. Also, this paper puts forward three mechanisms, revenue sharing mechanism, cost sharing mechanism and knowledge sharing mechanism, to discuss the cooperation between business incubators and venture capitalists. Meanwhile, we consider the effect of the business incubator’s altruism and compare the three cooperation mechanisms with and without altruism. The results indicate that the mechanism of revenue sharing leads to the highest incubator’s revenue sharing proportion. Additionally, the incubator’s revenue sharing proportion decreases even though its final profit increases when considering altruism. Therefore, the nonprofit incubator can be better for cooperating with the venture capitalist than the profit incubator. Finally, financial returns can influence their cooperation.
Business Incubators – Favorable Environment for Small and Medium Enterprises Development
Camelia MORARU,Alexandru RUSEI
Theoretical and Applied Economics , 2012,
Abstract: The biggest problem for many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) is not the idea or the product provided and neither its customers, but their needs. High prices of production and office space are critical to the survival of a small business. Incubators come as a response to the needs of small and medium enterprises in key steps of a business, such as initiation and market penetration. An incubator aims to have a positive effect on the economic health of an area, of a community.
The State Support for small and Medium Sized Companies: General and Practical Aspects of Lithuania
Rūta Adamonien?,Jekaterina Trifonova
Engineering Economics , 2007,
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to identify development possibilities of small and medium sized business in Lithuania.The analysis includes the discussion of the peculiari-ties of state financial support in Lithuania. The major forms of state support, such as tax exemptions; financial support: credits on easy terms, total or partial covering of interest rate, guarantee reassurance and sponsion, credit insurance, risk venture capital investments in SME, com-pensation of some expenditures (such as firm establish-ment, researches, guarantee taxes, credit insurance fees, quality certification and etc.), subsidies for the creation of workplaces; easy term consultations, trainings, qualifica-tion improvement and re-skilling for firms owners and em-ployees and employers; business incubators, business cen-ters, technological parks and their offered services: INVEGA (SCS Investment and business Guarantees), SME Development Funds are presented. Some other national, county and municipal support forms are defined.As the opportunities of this paper are rather limited and don’t allow to evaluate SMEs position on Lithuanian level, Kaunas county was selected with the hope that through the survey results it could be possible to under-stand the common tendencies for SMEs in Lithuania. The next section presents the research of Kaunas district SME, which helped to identify the main problems of this sector and allow foreseeing some possible methods for the current situation improvement.The last part is devoted to the project of intensifica-tion of SME development possibilities. The major atten-tion was devoted to SME development promoting meas-ures that does not require large financial investments and satisfy SME need presented in the survey.
Impacto das fun??es desempenhadas pelos gerentes nos resultados da incubadora: survey realizada na rede mineira de inova??o
Silva, José Magno da;Silva, Carlos Eduardo Sanches da;Batista, Geanete Dias Morais;Bitencourt, Maurício Pinho;
Produ??o , 2012, DOI: 10.1590/S0103-65132011005000067
Abstract: the purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between the functions performed by managers and the results obtained by the incubator. the results considered were the following: the time period for manager's take over, the incubator's existence time period, the number of incubated companies, the number of firms graduated, and the achievement of iso 9001 certification. the functions performed by managers of incubators are based on the project management office (pmo). these functions are then grouped and their descriptions are adapted to the context of the incubators. a questionnaire was prepared and sent by e-mail to business incubators in the "rede mineira de inova??o". the data were collected, processed and analyzed statistically. the main results obtained showed that, the functions that contribute the most to the results of the incubator are: participating in the incubated enterprisers strategic planning and distributing available resources to them; and the functions that contribute the least to the results are: following up and checking out the performance of each business plan of the incubated companies.
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