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Learning needs of growth-oriented entrepreneurs


  • Sexton, Donald L.
  • Upton, Nancy B.
  • Wacholtz, Larry E.
  • McDougall, Patricia P.


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  • Sexton, Donald L. & Upton, Nancy B. & Wacholtz, Larry E. & McDougall, Patricia P., 1997. "Learning needs of growth-oriented entrepreneurs," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, vol. 12(1), pages 1-8, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jbvent:v:12:y:1997:i:1:p:1-8

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    1. Robert E. Quinn & Kim Cameron, 1983. "Organizational Life Cycles and Shifting Criteria of Effectiveness: Some Preliminary Evidence," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 29(1), pages 33-51, January.
    2. Mcmullan, W. Ed & Long, Wayne A., 1987. "Entrepreneurship education in the nineties," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, vol. 2(3), pages 261-275.
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