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IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY

Bijan Rezaei, Sohrab Delangizan, Atieh Khodaei.

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This study aims to explain and elaborate a new model for the business environmental heterogeneity in small and medium enterprises. Accordingly, the concept of the business environmental heterogeneity and determining the effective factors of small and medium enterprises has been considered. The research method is both qualitative and quantitative method. Content analysis was used in the qualitative section, and a confirmatory factor analysis was used in the quantitative part. The statistical community of the qualitative section includes all valid scientific databases during the period of 2000 to 2020 in the field of environmental turbulence and environmental heterogeneity. In the quantitative section a survey on a sample of 80 small and medium enterprises owners located in science and technology park in Kermanshah have been conducted. In the qualitative section for the environmental heterogeneity dimension of the environmental turbulence, two components of diversity and dissimilarity, as well as four sub-components were identified and validated. As a consequence, the conceptual model was extracted and the researcher-made questionnaire of environmental heterogeneity had high validity and reliability. According to the results of confirmatory factor analysis, the instrument has a good fit. Also, with the meaningfulness of the paths, the appropriateness of the structural model of the research was determined.

Key words: Business Environmental Heterogeneity, Business Environmental Turbulence, Small and Medium Enterprises.


 
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Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. JCR. 2020; 7(10): 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553


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Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. http://www.jcreview.com/?mno=4757 [Access: August 18, 2021]. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553


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Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. JCR. 2020; 7(10): 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



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Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. JCR. (2020), [cited August 18, 2021]; 7(10): 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



Harvard Style

Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei (2020) IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. JCR, 7 (10), 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



Turabian Style

Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. 2020. IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (10), 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



Chicago Style

Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. "IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei. "IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.10 (2020), 6354-6363. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Bijan Rezaei , Sohrab Delangizan , Atieh Khodaei (2020) IDENTIFYING THE COMPONENTS OF THE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTAL HETEROGENEITY. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (10), 6354-6363. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.10.553