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Scenario planning in social enterprises; the case of South Yorkshire

Mswaka, Walter (2015) Scenario planning in social enterprises; the case of South Yorkshire. International Journal of Foresight and Innovation Policy, 10 (2/3/4). pp. 165-179. ISSN 1740-2824

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The concept of social entrepreneurship is increasingly attracting interest as an area of academic scrutiny. Despite this development there is very little scholarly attention given to the way social enterprises plan and develop strategies to address challenges posed by changes in the environment in which they operate. Drawing on a qualitative case study of two enterprises, this study explores the role of scenario planning in the social enterprise sector. The result show that this strategic management planning technique, traditionally associated with large capitalised commercial enterprises, is becoming a key component of the practice of social enterprises in South Yorkshire.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
Schools: The Business School
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Depositing User: Cherry Edmunds
Date Deposited: 20 Oct 2015 14:21
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2016 17:39


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