Identifying true entrepreneurial potential in people means understanding the key characteristics that make up entrepreneurs. Bolton and Thompson have developed a FACETS framework (focus, advantage, creativity, ego, team, and social) which have proven to be successful in numerous situations and...
To Be Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge
Sex, Snuff, and Satan
This study provides a comprehensive critique - forensic, historical, and theoretical - of the moral panic paradigm, using empirically grounded ethnographic research to argue that the panic paradigm suffers from fundamental flaws that make it a myth rather than a viable academic perspective....
Published August 14th 2013 by Routledge
Talent, Temperament and Opportunity, 3rd Edition
If you have an interest in things entrepreneurial and wonder if you have what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur, then this book is written for you. Authors Bill Bolton and John Thompson offer a unique focus, seeing everything through the eyes of the entrepreneur. This refreshed...
Published May 27th 2013 by Routledge
This new edition completely up-dates the text and takes account of recent work. New material replaces existing information so that individuals such as Michelle Mone (taking on giants) and Ken Morrison, and the stories of Yo Sushi and Lonely Planet are included.The following features are...
Published June 29th 2004 by Routledge
A Handbook for Professionals
Child safety is everybody's concern, but much professional activity is misinformed or based on a misrepresentation of the facts, and preventative action is rarely adequately evaluated. Written and edited by leading researchers with an active role in social policy, this new book challenges both our...
Published April 3rd 1996 by Routledge