Entrepreneurship and Organizational Innovation

  • Carolina Machado
  • J. Paulo Davim

Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. M. Martinez-Costa, D. Jimenez-Jimenez, Y. Castro-del-Rosario, Ledian Valle-Mestre
    Pages 1-22
  3. José Rebelo dos Santos, Lurdes Pedro
    Pages 23-36
  4. Carolina Feliciana Machado, Rosa Maria Maia Miranda
    Pages 93-112
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 113-115

About this book


This book focuses on the process of designing a new business, known as entrepreneurship. It gives emphasis to the deep relationship between entrepreneurship and organizational innovation. This book provides a wide range of information and knowledge, namely:

  • on the different initiatives to be developed in order to promote an entrepreneurial culture;
  • on the different types and levels of innovation and organizational change to be implemented by organizations;
  • on the possible strategies to be developed with a view to fostering qualified entrepreneurship through a strong training component;
  • on the involvement of the different agents of innovation to equip the promoting entrepreneurial projects teams with scientific and technical knowledge in the different areas of intervention, such as marketing, finance, human resources management, the protection of intellectual property, techniques to persuade investors, etc.

This book contributes not only to the transmission of knowledge and know-how in what concerns the techniques, procedures and strategies of entrepreneurial management, but also, and above all, to the construction of the behaviors, characteristics and entrepreneurial attitudes, leading to high levels of success in the business world.


Intra-Entrepreneurship Organizational innovation employee motivation traiing effectiveness strategic Management organizational behaviour team building

Editors and affiliations

  • Carolina Machado
    • 1
  • J. Paulo Davim
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Management, School of Economics and ManagementUniversity of Minho, Campus GualtarBragaPortugal
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Aveiro, Campus SantiagoAveiroPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-19288-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-19289-1
  • Series Print ISSN 2365-0532
  • Series Online ISSN 2365-0540
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