WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics
Print ISSN: 1109-9526, E-ISSN: 2224-2899
Volume 20, 2023
Corporate Entrepreneurship and Employee Performance: The Coca-Cola Nigeria Experience
Authors: Precious Uchechi Ikebujo, Dorcas Omanyo Oluwade, Hauwa Lamino Abubakar
Abstract: The study examined corporate entrepreneurship and employee performance in West Africa: The Coca Cola Company experience. The specific objectives of the study were to evaluate the effect of proactiveness, risk tolerance, and corporate venturing on employee satisfaction in Coca Cola Company. The research design for the study was a survey using the quantitative approach. The total population under investigation was 5,364. The sample size was 372; determined by using Yamane (1964) model. Tables were used to present data in the study. Descriptive statistics tools utilized in the study were mean and standard deviation while a structural equation model (SEM) with MLE regression model was employed to test plausibility of the hypotheses using AMOS statistical Package version 24. The study concluded that proactiveness, risk tolerance, and corporate venturing as elements of corporate entrepreneurship in the Company have the propensity of boosting employee performance. The study recommended that the management of Coca Cola Company should adopt and work more to improve on the dimension of proactiveness, risk tolerance, and corporate venturing with a view to boosting employee performance.
Keywords: Corporate Entrepreneurship, Proactiveness, Risk Tolerance, Corporate Venturing, Employee Performance, Employee Satisfaction
DOI: 10.37394/23207.2023.20.5WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1109-9526 / 2224-2899, Volume 20, 2023, Art. #5