e-Business


This concept provides useful examples, success factors, implementation information and measures for e-business initiatives.

Technique Overview

e-Business

e-Business Definition

e-Business broadly encompasses "marketing, buying, selling, delivering, servicing, and paying for products, services, and information across networks linking an enterprise and its prospects, customers, agents, suppliers, competitors, allies and complementors" (Shin, 2005).

e-Business Description *

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Business Evidence

e-Business Strengths *

e-Business Weaknesses *

Examples of e-Business *

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Business Application

e-Business Implementation *

Success Factors of e-Business *

Measures of e-Business *

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Professional Tools

e-Business Videos *

e-Business Downloads *

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Further Reading

e-Business Web Resources *

e-Business Print Resources *

e-Business References (4 of up to 20) *

  • Brynjolfsson, E., Hu, Y. and Smith, M.D. (2006) From Niches to Riches: The Anatomy of the Long Tail. Sloan Management Review, Vol. 47(4), pp. 67-71.
  • BusinessLink (2011) E-Commerce. Gov.uk web portal, [Online] available at: www.businesslink.gov.uk/bdotg/action/layer?topicId=1073866263
  • Curran, K., McCartney, D. and Elder, K. (2006) The Power of Long Tail. Journal of Information Technology Impact, Vol. 6(3), pp. 129-34.
  • Jelassi, T. and Enders, A. (2004) Strategies for E-Business: Creating Value through Electronic and Mobile Commerce. FT/Prentice Hall, England.

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