Free Entrepreneurship Books
This section contains free e-books and guides on Entrepreneurship, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Theory of EntrepreneurshipNational Open University of NigeriaPDF
| 143 Pages
The aim of
this note is to introduce you to the subject of theories of entrepreneurship.
Topics covered includes: The concept of entrepreneurship, Classification of
entrepreneurship, Views of entrepreneurship, Major theories of entrepreneurship,
theories of entrepreneurship, Contributors to the theory of entrepreneurship,
Entrepreneurship development in Nigeria, Contributors to entrepreneurship
development in Nigeria.
A Course Material On Enterpreneurship DevelopmentMr PrakashPDF
| 134 Pages
of this note is to develop and strengthen entrepreneurial quality and motivation
in students. Topics covered includes: Entrepreneural Competence , Entrepreneural
Environment, Business Plan Preparation, Launching Of Small Business, Management
Of Small Business.
Developmental Entrepreneurship Lecture NotesProf.
| NA Pages
This note explains developmental entrepreneurship via case
examples of both successful and failed businesses and generally grapples with
deploying and diffusing products and services through entrepreneurial action.
New EnterprisesWilliam Aulet, Howard Anderson and Prof. Matt
| NA Pages
This note is intended for students who want to start their own business,
further develop an existing business, be a member of a management team in a new
enterprise, or better understand the entrepreneur and the entrepreneurial
process. Topics covered includes: Analyzing ideas and inspirations, Speed dating
for team formation, Market segmentation and primary customer research,
Simulation lab on marketing plan, Competitive advantage, Business economics,
Sales and distribution, Nuts and bolts of building your financial statements,
Product definition, development to delivery, Scaling the business, team section
& how to present a business plan.
Entrepreneurship Practice Oriented PerspectivesMario FrancoOnline
| 184 Pages
Objective of this
book is to fill this gap by combining several studies from more practice-oriented perspectives. The various chapters presented here follow
several approaches which researchers explore in different contexts and link to
specific experiences in entrepreneurship. This book intends to contribute to
better understanding of the phenomenon of entrepreneurship and innovation, and
to show how these business practices can stimulate economic development in
various countries and regions worldwide.
Entrepreneurship Management by University of MumbaiDr. Sanjay Deshmukh, Dr. Ambuja
Salgaonkar and Dr. Dhaneswar HarichandanPDF
| 197 Pages
This note explains the concept of
entrepreneurship development, the theories of entreprship and the relationship
between theory and practice. Topics covered includes: Entrepreneurship
Management, Entrepreneurship Development, Successful Entrepreneurs, Business
Planning, Entrepreneur and the Environment, Incentives and Assistances to
Entrepreneur, Project Management, Estimating and Financing of Funds, Incentives
and Assistance to Entrepreneur, District Industries Centre and EDP Programme,
Training and Development, Problems and Difficulties of Entrepreneur, Women
Entrepreneurship Development and New Enterprise ManagementGuru Jambheshwar
| 354 Pages
This book covers the following topics: Entrepreneur and
Entrepreneurship, Factors Affecting Entrepreneurship Growth : Economic, Social,
Psychological and Political Factors, Entrepreneurship Development,
Entrepreneurial Motivation, Method and Procedures to start and expand
one’s own Business, Environmental Factors affecting success of a new business;
reasons for the failure and visible problems for business, Project Formulation,
Selection of Factory Location, Demand analysis and market potential measurement,
Working Capital Management, Government Support to Entrepreneurs: Policy
Initiatives for Entrepreneurial Growth; Incentives and Subsidies, Institutional
Support to Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurship Development Programmes.
Entrepreneurship DevelopmentUniversity Of CalicutPDF
| 94 Pages
This note covers the following
topics: Entrepreneur and Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship, Micro, Small and
Medium Enterprises, Project Management, Identification of Business.
| 336 Pages
This book explains the following topics: Qualities and Functions of
Entrepreneurs, Role of Entrepreneur in Economic Growth, Competing Theories of
Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Development Programmes in India, Government
Policy Towards Ssi’s, Entrepreneurial Behaviours And Motivation, N-achievement
and Rural Entrepreneurship, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneur, Sources Of
Financing, Sickness Of Ssi Units And Remidial Assistance, Feasibility Reports
and Legal Formalities.
Entrepreneurship ManagementProf. P. Natarajan, Pondicherry UniversityPDF
| 280 Pages
covers the following topics: An Overview of Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial
Environment, Entrepreneurial Culture, Innovation and Entrepreneurship,
Motivation and Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Development Process,
Institutions for Entrepreneurial Development, Role of SSI sector, Project
Identification, Project Formulation Feasibility Study, Project Report, Project
Appraisal, Ownership Structures , Intrapreneurship, Dealership , Networking
Franchising, Women Entrepreneurship Development, Entrepreneurship Development in
rural areas, Entrepreneurship in Agriculture and Entrepreneurship in Service
Entrepreneurship Education and TrainingJose C. Sanchez-GarciaOnline
| 290 Pages
This book covers
the following topics: The Spirit of Entrepreneurial Education in Namibia,
Entrepreneurship Education for Women in Brazil, Entrepreneurship Education in
China, Entrepreneurship Education in Spain, Educating Succeeding Generation
Entrepreneurs in Family Businesses, Customer Orientation of Current and Future
Entrepreneurs in Research Using Projection Methods, Training New Housing
Entrepreneurs and New Perspectives in Entrepreneurship Education.
Sustainability, Innovation, and EntrepreneurshipAndrea Larson, University of
| 564 Pages
This book is suited for the Entrepreneurship or Innovation course with
an emphasis on Sustainability or for a course devoted entirely to
Sustainability. Topics covered includes: Sustainability Innovation in Business,
Framing Sustainability Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship and
Sustainability Innovation Analysis, Energy and Climate, Clean Products and
Health, Buildings and Biomaterials.
The Entrepreneur's Guide to a Biotech StartupPeter KolchinskyPDF
| 98 Pages
is designed to present a framework for evaluating a business concept and
describes the many steps involved in starting a biotechnology company.
Entrepreneurship Born, Made and EducatedThierry Burger HelmchenOnline
| 350 Pages
presents several articles, following different research approaches to answer
those difficult questions. The researchers explore in particular the psychology
of entrepreneurship, the role of academia and the macroeconomic impact of
Entrepreneurship Creativity and Innovative Business ModelsThierry Burger-HelmchenOnline
| 202 Pages
this book, an array of international researchers take a look at the visions and
actions of innovative entrepreneurs to be at the source of new ideas and to
foster new relationships between different actors to change the existing
Regulating Entrepreneurial Behaviour in European Health Care SystemsRichard B.
Saltman, Reinhard Busse and Elias MossialosPDF
| 256 Pages
This book covers the following
topics: Balancing regulation and entrepreneurialism in Europe’s health sector:
theory and practices, Good and bad health sector regulation, Accreditation and
the regulation of quality in health services, Regulating entrepreneurial
behaviour in hospitals, Entrepreneurial behaviour in pharmaceutical markets and
the effects of regulation, Regulating entrepreneurial behaviour in oral health
Managing Innovation and EntrepreneurshipProf. Fiona MurrayOnline
| NA Pages
note discusses the basics every manager needs to organize successful
technology-driven innovation in both entrepreneurial and established firms.
Designing and Leading the Entrepreneurial OrganizationProf. Diane
| NA Pages
This lecture note addresses the principles of organizational
architecture, group behavior and performance, interpersonal influence,
leadership and motivation in entrepreneurial settings.
Business Environment And Entrepreneurship (PDF 430P)The Institute Of Company
Secretaries Of IndiaPDF
| 430 Pages
The study material has been written in lucid and simple
language and conscious efforts have been made to explain business environment,
different forms and functions of organizations, basic elements of business and
mercantile laws and concept of entrepreneurship. This study material has been
divided into three main parts–Part A: Business Environment, Part B: Business
Laws, and Part C: Entrepreneurship.