Model of Development on Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Supporting Industry of Tourism in Tojo Una-Una Regency, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia
Maskuri Sutomo, Muhtar Lutfi, Asngadi
Available Online October 2019.
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- Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), commitment, competences, industry, tourism
- The purposes of this study are 1) to analize the characteristics of entrepreneurs supporting tourism industry, based on commitment and competence in Tojo Una-Una Regency and 2) to develop a model for fostering entrepreneurs supporting tourism industry in Tojo Una-Una Regency. Descriptive Qualitative used in this study, and data collected through interviews and questionnaires. The population in this study is all the enterpreneurs of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) supporting regional tourism in Tojo Una-Una District. The results of this study indicate that the industry such as transportation services, snacks, performing arts and music businesses are on the 5th position of the quadrant, while the restaurants, crafts, hotels, inns, and travel agencies busnisses are on the 6th quadrant. The development model for industries on the 6th quadrant is increasing commitment through non-technical training aiming at building the motivation of enterpreneurs to believe in their business, willing to devote their mind and time for their businesses; while persistent in their business. Enhancement of competence should be started from basic level of skills of production, finance, and marketing, based on the weaknesses of each business. The development model for enterpreneurs on the 6th quadrant has strengthen the competency aspects.
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TY - CONF AU - Maskuri Sutomo AU - Muhtar Lutfi AU - Asngadi PY - 2019/10 DA - 2019/10 TI - Model of Development on Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Supporting Industry of Tourism in Tojo Una-Una Regency, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia BT - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Community Development (ICCD 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 309 EP - 312 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccd-19.2019.82 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccd-19.2019.82 ID - Sutomo2019/10 ER -