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The Resource Advisory Boards in Startups : Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups

Advisory Boards in Startups : Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups

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Advisory Boards in Startups : Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups
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Advisory Boards in Startups
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Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups
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Advisory Boards in Startups : Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups
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Advisory Boards in Startups : Investigating the Roles of Advisory Boards in German Technology-Based Startups
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  • Preface -- I Contents -- II List of figures -- III List of tables -- IV Abbreviations -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 The underlying problems of startups -- 1.2 Motivation, goal and research questions -- 1.3 Structure of the thesis and applied research methods -- 2 Basic concepts and terms -- 2.1 Technology-based startups -- 2.2 Governing boards in one- and two-tier corporate governance systems -- 2.3 Voluntary and forced advisory boards in both one-tier and two-tier systems -- 2.3.1 Voluntary advisory boards -- 2.3.2 Forced advisory boards -- 2.4 Boards of directors in one-tier systems -- 2.5 Supervisory boards in two-tier systems -- 2.6 Different types of advisory board members -- 3 Contributions of research on governing boards -- 3.1 Literature review on advisory boards -- 3.1.1 Academic literature on advisory boards in startups -- 3.1.2 Academic literature on advisory boards in other companies -- 3.1.3 Practice-oriented literature on advisory boards -- 3.2 Roles and functions of governing boards -- 3.2.1 Agency theory related control role -- 3.2.2 Resource dependency related service role -- 3.2.3 Stewardship theory and strategic role -- 3.2.4 Stakeholder theory and coordination role -- 3.2.5 Institutional theory and maintenance role -- 3.2.6 Managerial hegemony and support role -- 3.2.7 Critical reflection of explaining theories especially in the context of technology-based startups -- 3.3 Governing board size -- 3.4 Independence and outsider discussion -- 3.5 Impact of venture capitalists -- 3.6 Determinants of governing board involvement -- 4 Exploring the role of advisory boards in technology-based startups using qualitative methods -- 4.1 Research goal -- 4.2 Research Design -- 4.2.1 Methodology -- 4.2.2 Data collection and sampling method -- 4.2.3 Data analysis method (grounded theory) -- 4.3 Results -- 4.4 Summary and critical reflection
  • 5 Exploring the role of advisory boards in technology-based startups using quantitative methods -- 5.1 Research goal -- 5.2 Research design -- 5.2.1 Methodology -- 5.2.2 Data collection and sampling method -- 5.3 Questionnaire design and variables -- 5.4 Results -- 5.4.1 Sample description -- 5.4.2 Descriptive statistics -- 5.4.3 Correlation analysis -- 5.4.4 Linear multivariate regression analysis -- 5.5 Summary and critical reflection -- 6 Summary and implications -- 6.1 Management summary -- 6.2 Implications for research -- 6.3 Implications for practice -- 6.4 Overall critical reflection and future research possibilities -- V References -- VI Appendices
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