Managing the incubator system: Critical success factors to accelerate new company development

  title={Managing the incubator system: Critical success factors to accelerate new company development},
  author={Raymond W. Smilor},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management},
The new business incubator is an innovative system that provides a variety of support systems to entrepreneurs to accelerate new company development, speed the commercialization of technology, and contribute to economic growth. This article presents empirical data on the incubator as a system for entrepreneurship and describes its resources, organizational structure, and objectives. It details ten factors related to managing this system effectively. The factors emerged from data collected… CONTINUE READING
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