Motivations and mitigating business limitations in Scottish rural home-based businesses.
Kapasi, Isla; Galloway, Laura
This paper details a qualitative exploratory study of rural home-based businesses. Little is known about the formation or operation of home-based businesses in rural areas despite their high incidence rate.in-depth cases are presented and, by employing a methodology designed to elicit rich narratives, the stories of eight participants are told. emergent themes include the motivations for and the realities of operating a rural home-based business, the importance of a contextual factors, and the use of technology.
Kapasi, I., & Galloway, L. (2016). Motivations and mitigating business limitations in Scottish rural home-based businesses. Local Economy, 31(3), 377-392. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269094216643029
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Acceptance Date||Mar 15, 2016|
|Online Publication Date||Apr 14, 2016|
|Publication Date||May 1, 2016|
|Deposit Date||May 29, 2016|
|Publisher||Taylor and Francis|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Keywords||Context; home-based business; motivations;Shapero’s Entrepreneurial Event; technology|