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Rethinking the mentoring process for women micro-entrepreneurs

Warren, Lorraine (2006) Rethinking the mentoring process for women micro-entrepreneurs International Journal for Innovation and Learning, 3, (4), pp. 387-402.

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Women in small/micro-enterprises may benefit from mentoring strategies that reflect evolving learning needs. A model is developed which reframes 'classical' understandings of mentoring, to enable women to become more proactive in managing their learning networks. Implications for the design of entrepreneurship development programmes and suggestions for future research are presented.

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Published date: 2006
Keywords: entrepreneurial networks, experiential learning, narrative analysis, women-owned businesses, entrepreneurship, female entrepreneurs, mentoring strategies, micro-entrepreneurs, mentors, small firms, women, learning networks, innovation


Local EPrints ID: 37475
ISSN: 1471-8197
PURE UUID: 91986abb-60d2-48ac-967c-5d28948b3df9

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Date deposited: 20 Jun 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:42

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Author: Lorraine Warren

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