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Category: Social Innovation

Social media marketing

Social media marketing Yoosuf Cader; Afraa Abdulla Al Tenaiji International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 6 (2013) pp. 546 – 560 The rapid usage of social media marketing has grown with the corresponding growth in internet bandwidth, technology and mobile devices. 1) Almost 29% give feedback through online questionnaire surveys while […]

Agricultural technology commercialisation: stakeholders, business models, and abiotic stressors – part 2

Agricultural technology commercialisation: stakeholders, business models, and abiotic stressors – part 2 Stephen Suffian; Arianna De Reus; Curtis Eckard; Amy Copley; Khanjan Mehta International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 6 (2013) pp. 561 – 577 Innovative agricultural technologies that bolster food value chains (FVCs) in developing countries can improve the livelihoods […]

Social innovation in dynamic environments: organising technology for temporary advantage

Social innovation in dynamic environments: organising technology for temporary advantage Sandro Battisti International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 6 (2013) pp. 504 – 524 A new challenge for public-private partnerships lies in gaining temporary advantage through social innovation, in order to operate within dynamic environments. This research explores social innovation enabled […]

Social entrepreneurship and motivation to start up a business

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Social entrepreneurship and motivation to start up a business Nouha Yangui; Anis Jarboui International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 6 (2013) pp. 525 – 545 This study aims to investigate the entrepreneurial determinant and motivation to start up a business in specific groups, namely the disabled, immigrants, and women. The empirical […]

Social e-entrepreneurship and technological innovations: the role of online communities, mobile communication and social networks

Social e-entrepreneurship and technological innovations: the role of online communities, mobile communication and social networks Vanessa Ratten International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 5 (2013) pp. 476 – 483 Social entrepreneurship has been a growing area of interest for businesses that want to include a not-for-profit perspective in addition to their […]

Islamic spiritual tourism: an innovative marketing framework

Islamic spiritual tourism: an innovative marketing framework Farooq Haq International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 5 (2013) pp. 438 – 447 This conceptual paper presents an innovative marketing framework to recognise Islamic spiritual tourism as a significant type of Islamic tourism. The presentation of the theoretical conceptualisation of Islamic spiritual tourism […]

Agricultural technology commercialisation: stakeholders, business models, and abiotic stressors – Part 1

Agricultural technology commercialisation: stakeholders, business models, and abiotic stressors – Part 1 Stephen Suffian; Arianna De Reus; Curtis Eckard; Amy Copley; Khanjan Mehta International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Vol. 2, No. 5 (2013) pp. 415 – 437 A wide range of innovative technologies have emerged to facilitate the creation, expansion, and streamlining of […]