Tag: entrepreneurial ecosystem
Enabling the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Sierra Leone.
The term ‘ecosystem’ in a business context was coined by Moore (1993) in an article where he argued that businesses do not evolve as isolated entities but develop through interaction with suppliers, financiers and customers. Stam (2015) proposed entrepreneurial ecosystems are “a set of interdependent actors and factors coordinated inRead More
Building the Entrepreneurial Eco System in Sierra Leone Part II
In July, I wrote a paper on why we need to build an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Sierra Leone to support a new breed of entrepreneurs. In that paper I discussed rent seeking vs value creating entrepreneurship. I argued that we need to build an ecosystem in Sierra Leone that supportsRead More