Abstract: This article makes a case for the significance that borders have for new venture discovery. We draw on social systems theory and theories of social differentiation to understand how social borders are drawn and use this knowledge to make and unfold a comprehensive market map that is useful for both the tracking of past and […]Read more "In press | Interfunctional business models. Map for the next venture discoveries"
Call for Papers to a Special Issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Entrepreneurship: Made in Germany Guest Editors: Susanne Durst, University of Skövde, Sweden Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, France German is hip again. German is not only the most widely spoken native language in the European Union, but […]Read more "CFP | Entrepreneurship Made in German"
Special Issue of Creativity and Innovation Management on Gamification of Innovation Roth, S., Schneckenberg, D. and Tsai, C.-W. (2015), The ludic drive as innovation driver: Introduction to the gamification of innovation, Creativity and Innovation Management, Vol. 24 No. 2, pp. 300-306. Abstract: Gamification has recently been receiving increased attention in corporate innovation and business research alike. In this article, we […]Read more "Release | Gamification of Innovation"
Canada’s newspaper of record, The Globe and Mail, has published an article on Piracy and Entrepreneurship Education featuring our recently released special issue on Entrepreneurship and Piracy as well as a short interview section on dismoralized piratology. Read “Disruptors are just pirates on the high seas of capitalism” by Dana Lawrence online or download the PDF-version of the full article.Read more "Interview | The Globe and Mail on Entrepreneurship and Piracy"
Entrepreneurship and Piracy | Special Issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 22 No. 4. Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, France Reading: Booties, bounties, business models. A map to the next red oceans Abstract: This quest is for pirate maps to blue oceans. The key problem involved is that blue […]Read more "Release | Special Issue on Entrepreneurship and Piracy"
Roth, S., Kaivo-oja, J. and Hirschmann, T. (2013), Smart regions. Two cases of crowdsourcing for regional development, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 20 No. 3, pp. 272-285. Abstract: Despite a certified need for stronger ties between regional entrepreneurial ecosystems and larger networks, and despite an emerging discourse on beneficial interlinks between crowdsourcing and urban […]Read more "Release | Smart Regions: Two cases of crowdsourcing for regional development"
Entrepreneurship and Piracy | Special Issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, France Conceptual or empirical submissions of 3000-6000 words could focus on contemporary or historical examples of pirate entrepreneurship. Who has labelled which forms of entrepreneurial activities as piracy? How has piracy contributed […]Read more "Call | Special Issue on Entrepreneurship and Piracy"