The Internationalization Processes In Saudi Arabia: The Relationship Between International Entry Mode And Business Growth In SMEs
The purpose of this research is to investigate how Saudi Small and Medium-sized Enterprises decide on their entry modes; what are the factors that influence such decision; and to what extent the business growth of these SMEs is affected by their entry mode.Considering the nature of this research which is Exploratory study, the quantitative approach will be developed. The survey will be the tool to collect the data from the business managers. The survey will be developed based on the theoretical framework (Figure 1) by reviewing the related literature. The survey will be validated by interviewing few academics who have an experience in international business area.
Keywords - Entry mode, SMEs, Business Growth