TITLE

Best Practice Management In An SME Environment

AUTHOR(S)
Jenner, Ian
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses some strategies for achieving and maintaining a competitive advantage in a small and medium enterprises (SME). A review of literature suggests that there is little information on management practices on SME management. Available information has focused on the automotive industry, retailing and multinational business sectors. The problems being encountered by enterprises acting in a large market have been documented. The legal aspects of international business, exchange rates, communication and cultural environment and management commitment affect SME practice greatly. The creation of multi-disciplinary teams, relationship evaluation and risk and benefit sharing are proposed.
ACCESSION #
11511036

 

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