Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Organizational Innovation (ICOI 2019)

The Effect of Innovation on Business Competitiveness of Small and Medium Enterprise in Indonesia

Authors
Yayan Hendayana, Suryana, Eeng Ahman, Hari Mulyadi
Corresponding Author
Yayan Hendayana
Available Online October 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icoi-19.2019.21How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Innovation, Competitiveness, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
Abstract

This study examines the effect of innovation on the competitiveness of the handicraft sector creative industries in Indonesia. The number of samples was taken as many as 205 SMEs spread in West Java in a proportional random manner. The technique of data collection is done by the questionnaire directly to the respondents. The data analysis technique in this study is a structural equation model (SEM) approach. The use of SEM allows researchers to test the validity and reliability of research instruments, confirming the accuracy of the model while testing the effect of innovation variables on competitiveness variables. The statistical tool used in this study is AMOS version 23. The findings reveal that innovation has a significant positive effect on the competitiveness of SMEs. This study shows that innovation is an important factor that can increase competitiveness. Companies that are able to innovate appropriately will be able to compete with other companies.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Organizational Innovation (ICOI 2019)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
October 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-806-2
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icoi-19.2019.21How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2019, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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