Thwe article deals with results of the study and observation concerning relationship between real investments and enterprise development strategy. The strategy adopted by an enterprise determines the prerequisites for financial planning which, in turn, define the investment strategy
Proceeding toward knowledge-based economy, Vietnam recognizes IT as a main development and economic acceleration determinant. The strategy of an intensive transfer of technology may cause rapid changes in the economy which, in turn, may bring about social unrest. Social problems, unless recognized and solved in time, may hinder the process of change.
The aim of this paper is to discuss an issue of poor availability of bank credits for small and medium enterprises ( a basic source of their external financing). The authoress analyses main barriers to credit availability, as well as reasons for insufficient usage of other instruments of external capital supply. The need for a more active state policy in this respect is expressed in the article
The review of the literature on small firm growth brings to the conclusion there exists very little empirical research that adopts an integrated approach to find out the relationship between internal firm factors and enterprise growth. The study identifies three sets of factors (owner/manager characteristics, enterprise characteristics and strategic orientation factors) as key pillars on which further...
The aim of the study is to examine the condition and the scope of foreigner's ground investments in Poland. In particular cases foreigners have to obtain special permissions from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Administration. Currently foreigners own only 0,4% of all grounds in Poland (143 000 hectares)
Customer's loyalty to the product, brand, personnel or whole organization is likely to change under the influence of specific factors discussed in the study. It is a key element of the marketing practice to minimize the number of lost customers. The knowledge of dynamics of changes in customer's attitutes may trigger off adequate marketing activities in proper time
The problem of supporting small and medium enterprises (SME) is highlighted in the paper. Particular attention is drawn to expectations of entrepreneurs regarding possible directions of support. Permanent and precise monitoring of entrepreneurs' needs could contribute to a higher effectiveness of the support offered.
The article presents a simplified mathematical model of the negotiation process concerning the price of a sold object. The model provides an opportunity of a quick analysis of many potential behaviors of negotiators whom may be attributed various combinations of compromise inclination coefficients and variability of these inclinations. The coefficients may be randomized in the model as well.
Enterprise vision as a relevant element of corporate identity management is discussed in the article. The authoress presents a process of vision creation, as well as main mistakes occuring during its implementation.
The article presents basic issues connected with tax payers' enquires directed to tax offices in individual tax cases. This problem is regulated in article 14 of the Tax Regulations. The essence, specifics, and the contents of the article 14 are crucial for operation of every business in Poland.
The results of research carried out among 71 enterprises are discussed in the paper. It was confirmed that stimulation of employees to more efficient work and their retention in the organization belong to priorities of pay strategies
Small and medium enterprise (SME) even on local markets are exposed to international competition. Various forms of co-operation may help companies to rise to the challenge. The article focuses on possibilities of SME co-operation in strategic alliances being a chance for survival or development in the global market environment
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