The relationship between psychological empowerment and entrapreneurship among clerks of Fars Payame Noor University

Khalil Safari, Ahmad Rastegar, Reza Ghorban Jahromi
2010 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
With the aim of investigating the relationship between psychological empowerment (meaningfulness, competence, influence, self-determination, and trust) and entrepreneurship, 189 personnel from Fars Payame Noor University were chosen through class sampling and answered to the questionnaires of entrepreneurship and psychological empowerment. Generally, results of regression analysis showed that psychological empowerment is able to predict entrepreneurship. Among the psychological empowerment,
more » ... al empowerment, meaningfulness and competence respectively explained the most (R²=0.37) and the least (R²=0.11) amount of entrepreneurship variance.
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.07.187 fatcat:pu5tnm4je5cn5jl256ufugosiq