Small Business Research: Upon Finding Definitions of Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneur and Small Firms
The study of Entrepreneurship and small business wealth to research. Although small business is recognized for its role of job creation and employment yet it has suffered from lack of common definition from among scholars. This controversial is not only on small business but on entrepreneurship and entrepreneur with a huge confusion of researchers linking small business to entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship missing the reality that entrepreneurial activities may start at any level from micro to large firms. Also entrepreneurial behavior can be experienced in the readily existing firm. The authors aim at finding the definitions of these three items viz. Entrepreneurship, entrepreneur and small business.