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Innovative competencies framework for SMEs of Pakistan: a conceptual framework

Wadood, Fazli and Shamsuddin, Alina and Abdullah, Nor Hazana (2013) Innovative competencies framework for SMEs of Pakistan: a conceptual framework. In: 1st FPTP Postgraduate Seminar 2013, 23 December 2013, Fakulti Pengurusan Teknologi dan Perniagaan, UTHM .

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What kind of innovative competences is adopted by SMEs of Pakistan? Although previous studies suggest that innovative competencies play a significant role in firm innovativeness and competitiveness. Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are the major driving economic forces for many developing countries and least-developed countries. Pakistan is not an exception to that. The economy of Pakistan is largely depending on small organization. Due to their importance, much emphasis has been given by government and researchers. However, the focus of this study is to provide a conceptual framework for the innovativeness of SMEs of Pakistan.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: SMEs; innovation; competencies; firm performance
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management > HD45-45.2 Technological innovations. Automation
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Technology Management
Depositing User: Normajihan Abd. Rahman
Date Deposited: 01 Sep 2014 06:36
Last Modified: 01 Sep 2014 06:36
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/5793
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