GROWTH INDICATORS OF SELECTED SMALL AND MEDIUM SERVICE ENTERPRISES IN SAN JUAN CITY: A PROPOSED BUSINESS MODEL

Authors

  • Johnn C. Teope

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to assess the factors that determine the growth performance of
small, medium service enterprises in San Juan City. It examined how management capabilities
factors influence the growth performance of small, medium service enterprises in San Juan City.
These are the owners traits/characteristics, growth of SMEs, firm characteristics, firm resource,
financial operations, firm marketing, business environment, government programs, business
networks, and competition. A framework was formulated and a survey questionnaire was
designed according to the aforementioned variables. A mixed methods design was used in this
study. It is a type of design where qualitative and quantitative data are collected in parallel,
analyzed separately, and then merged. The data were gathered from one hundred seventy-eight
(178) respondents from small and medium service enterprises in San Juan city. A proposed
business model was formulated to improve the business growth of small and medium service
enterprises. The proposed business model can help formulate strategies to ease the challenges of
operating a business. Findings show that respondents from the companies were relatively new
and dominated by female owners or managers. The vision of the Small and Medium Enterprises
was clearly articulated. Continuous improvement of products and services is a must for all types
of business. Inflation has affected the operations of small and medium enterprises in San Juan
city. The Ease of Doing Business of the government has to be improved to better satisfy the
entrepreneurs the respondents from the small and medium service enterprises have the same
thoughts on the determinants of the growth. A more innovative business can help in the
sustainability of Small and Medium Enterprises in San Juan city.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Downloads

Published

2020-11-29

How to Cite

Johnn C. Teope. (2020). GROWTH INDICATORS OF SELECTED SMALL AND MEDIUM SERVICE ENTERPRISES IN SAN JUAN CITY: A PROPOSED BUSINESS MODEL. PalArch’s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt / Egyptology, 17(6), 973 - 1013. Retrieved from http://mail.palarch.nl/index.php/jae/article/view/811