MicroENTRE Publications

 

Articles in international Journals with referee practise

Alatalo, Oikarinen, Tan, Reiman, Heikka, Muhos, Hurmelinna-Laukkanen, Vuorela, (2018). Linking Concepts of Playfulness and Wellbeing at Work in Retail Sector, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 43(2018), 226-233. 
 
Saarela, M., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M., Leviäkangas, P. (2018). Growth Management of eHealth Service Start-ups. Journal of Advances in Management Research, 15(1), 17-36. 

Nikunen, T., Saarela, M., Oikarinen, E-L., Muhos, M., Isohella, L. (2017). Micro-enterprises' digital marketing tools in building customer relationships. Management,  12(2), 171-188.
 

Saarela, M., Örtqvist, D., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. (2017). Critical incidents of growth in Nordic e-health service start-ups. Management, 12(2): 115-131.
 

Saarela, M., Leviäkangas, P., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2018). Small- and medium-sized enterprises in public procurement in primary social and healthcare services. International Journal of Procurement Management, 1(11), 76-95 (in Press).
 

Muhos, M., Simunaniemi, A-M., Saarela, M., Foit Jr., D., Rasochova, L. (2017). Early stages of service business – review and synthesis. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, 16(3), 151-173.
 

Muhos, M. (2015). Review of business growth models: Methodology and the assumption of determinism. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, 14(4), 288-306.
 

Saarela, M., Leviäkangas, P., Kauppila, O. Muhos, M., Niinikoski, E-R. (2015). Public advisory services for early-stage companies in northern sparsely populated area. International Journal of Innovation and Regional Development, 6(4), 356-3754.
 

Muhos, M. Kess, P. Rasochova, L. Foit, D. (2016). Early stages of technology-intensive companies in California. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 19(3), 244-271.
 

Saarela, M., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M., Leviäkangas, P. (2016). The firm-level impacts of local public funding to microenterprises. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 19(3), 299-313.
 

Lohikoski, P., Kujala, J., Härkönen, J. Haapasalo, H., Muhos, M. (2015). Enhancing communication practices in virtual new product development projects. International Journal of Innovation in the Digital Economy, 6(4), 16-34.
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski. E-R., Muhos, M. (2015). Knowledge dynamics and innovation: Case studies in a sparsely populated area. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 17(2), 234-253.
 

Lee, T-R, Kuo, Y-H, Muhos, M. (2015). Applying interpretive structural modelling to the planning of a sequence of marketing strategies: A case study of the architectural tourism in Taiwan. Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research, 20(10), 1132-1150.
 

Lee, T-R., Hsu, Y-H., Huang, P-N., Muhos, M. (2014). Key factors and skills in writing blog articles. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, 13(3/4), 231-247.
 

Saarela, M., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). Public business services fostering growth – Case studies in northern sparsely populated areas. International Journal of Innovation and Regional Development, 5(4-5), 367-383.
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E., Muhos, M. (2014). Knowledge dynamics and innovation: A case study. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 15(4), 383-398.
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Distanont, A., Phusavat, K., Sanpanich, S. (2014). Early stages of technology-intensive companies in Thailand and Finland. International Journal of Economics and Business Research, 7(2), 177-197.
 

Hänninen, K., Muhos, M., Kinnunen, T., Haapasalo, H. (2014). Business reasoning for rapid productisation in small enterprises. Technology and Investment, 5(1), 56-64.
 

Hänninen, K., Kinnunen, T., Muhos, M., Haapasalo, H. (2013). Sales and R&D cooperation and integration in the rapid productisation process. International Journal of Business Process Integration and Management 6(4), 341-351.
 

Takala, J., Muhos, M., Tilabi, S., Tas, S., Yan, B. (2013). Using sustainable competitive advantages to measure technological opportunities. Management and Production Engineering Review, 4(3), 55-64.
 

Takala, J., Koskinen, J., Yang, L., Tas, M., Muhos, M. (2013). Validating knowledge and technology effects to operative sustainable competitive advantage. Management and Production Engineering Review, 4(3), 45-54.
 

Lee, T-R, Lee, J. S., Muhos, M. (2013). Formulating a business management strategy for e-shopping websites using management analysis. Journal of e-Business, 15(3), 411-434.
 

Saarela, M., Muhos, M., Niinikoski, E-R. (2013). Best practises in public business services – three regional cases. Journal of US-China Public Administration, 10(4), 388-397.
 

Hänninen, K. Kinnunen, T., Haapasalo, H., Muhos, M., Saarela, M. (2013). Use of rapid productisation in welfare service. International Journal of Performance Measurement, 3(1), 23-44.
 

Hänninen, K., Kinnunen, T., Haapasalo, H., Muhos, M. (2013). Rapid productisation: challenges and preconditions. International Journal of Product Lifecycle Management, 6(3), 211-227.
 

Shi, Z., Takala, J., Muhos, M., Poikkimäki, J., Chen, Y. (2013). SMEs’ performance evaluation and optimization based on DEA and CFI.  Management and Production Engineering Review, 4(1), 57-64.
 

Malairajan, R. A., Ganesh, K., Muhos, M., and Anbuudayasankar, S. P. (2013). Class of resource allocation problems in supply chain – a review. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 7(1), 113-139.
 

Malairajan, R. A., Ganesh, K., Muhos, M., and Iskanius, P. (2012). CLING: Heuristic to solve integrated resource allocation and routing problem with time window. International Journal of Services and Operations Management, 13(2), 247-266.
 

Ganesh, K., Muhos, M., Qureshi, M. (2012). Editorial. International Journal of Logistics Economics and Globalisation, 4(1/2), 1-4.
 

Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P., Pennanen, M., Karjalainen, T. (2012). Experiences of Finnish SMEs sourcing from China. Chinese Business Review, 11(7), 958-968.
 

Arvola, J., Muhos, M., Belt, P. Kess, P. (2011). Renewable energy in chemical industry – case formic acid production. International Journal of Sustainable Economy, 3(4), 381-394.
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Phusavat, K., Sanpanich, S. (2010). Business growth models: review of past 60 years. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development, 8(3), 296-315.
 

Kess, P., Muhos, M., Sanpanich, S., Phusavat, K., Lin, B. (2010). Developing an assessment model for a learning organisation. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 8(2), 107-126.
 

Anussornnitisarn, P., Sanpanich, S., Kess, P., Muhos, M. (2010). Sustaining organizational innovation and learning through external knowledge. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 7(1),  85-99.
 

Phusavat, K., Sanpanich, S., Kess, P., and Muhos, M. (2009). The roles of external knowledge in organisational learning and development, International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 6(5), 537–549.
 

Maatta, J., Harkonen, J., Jokinen, T., Mottonen, M., Belt, P., Muhos, M., Haapasalo, H. (2009). Managing testing activities in telecommunications: A case study. Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, 26(1-2), 73-96.

 

Articles in international scientific books and conferences with referee practise  

Muhos, M., Saarela, M., Savela, H., Hänninen, K., Jokela, H. 2018. Growth Management Priorities of Technology-based Microenterprises in a Sparsely Populated Region. Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Italky, 2018. ToKnow Press, Bangkok, p. xx. (accepted)
 

Saarela, M., Muhos, M., Jokela, H., Hänninen, K. 2018. Growth Management Priorities of Technology-based Microenterprises in a Sparsely Populated Area. Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Italky, 2018. ToKnow Press, Bangkok, p. xx. (abstract accepted)
 
Simunaniemi, A-M., Jokela, H., Muhos, M. Use of entrepreneurial networks in relation to entrepreneurial process and wellbeing: A conversation analysis on entrepreneur meetings, 24th Nordic Academy of Management Conference, Bodø, Norway, 2017.

Hänninen, K., Jokela, H., Kotavaara, O., Saarela, M., and Muhos, M. Building a knowledge sharing network for micro-entrepreneurs in sparsely populated areas, European Academy of Management, Glasgow, 2017.
 

Hänninen, K., Muhos, M., and Isoherranen, V. Growth intentions and sales growth in micro-firms, ICSB World Conference, Buenos Aires, 2017. (accepted)
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. Characteristics of exporting micro-enterprises in northern sparsely populated area – statistics overview, Proceedings from 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Hänninen, K., Jokela, H., Saarela, M., and Muhos, M. How to identify micro-firm owner-manager's potential growth intention, 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. Thematic analysis on business management priorities in service business, Proceedings from 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Saarela, M., Sirviö, A., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. An effectiveness evaluation of a publicly funded support project for micro-enterprises, Proceedings from 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Muhos, M., Oloruntoba, R., Wagner, B., Bask, A. Exploring survival and failure on the edge of commercialisation in Australian technology-based start-ups, Proceedings from 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Muhos, M., Simunaniemi, A-M., Foit, D., Rasochova, L. The contextual characteristics of Finnish and Californian technology-based start-ups – from conception and development to the edge of commercialization, Proceedings from 12th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Paris, 2017. (accepted)
 

Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. Saarela, M. Early stages of growth in social and healthcare service business, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok  135-142.
 

Nikunen, T., Saarela, M., Oikarinen, E-L., Muhos, M., Isohella, L. Micro-enterprises' digital marketing tools in building customer relationships, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok. p. 83. (abstract)
 

Isohella, L., Oikarinen, E-L., Saarela, M., Muhos, M., Nikunen, T. Perception of digital marketing tools in new micro-enterprises, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok. pp. 85-95.
 

Saarela, M., Örtqvist, D., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. Critical incidents of growth in Nordic e-health service start-ups, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017.  p. 111. (abstract)
 

Eskola, L., Arhio, K., Simunaniemi, A-M., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. Presence of central elements in entrepreneurial education: A case study in northern Finland, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok. pp. 143-150.
 

Hänninen, K., Jokela, H., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. The early stages of growth in micro-firms, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok. pp. 227-236.
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. Micro-enterprises as exporters in northern sparsely populated areas, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2017. ToKnow Press, Bangkok 151-158.
 

Alatalo, S., Oikarinen, E-L., Tan, T., Reiman, A., Heikka, E-L., Hurmelinna-Laukkanen, P., Muhos, M.; Vuorela, T. (2016). Contribution of playfulness to wellbeing at work in retail sector. (Abstract), 5th Nordic Retail and Wholesale Conference, Aarhus, Denmark, 2016.
 

Simunaniemi, A-M., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. (2016). Entrepreneurs’ well-being at work in social and healthcare business (Abstract), 8th Nordic Working Life Conference, Tampere, Finland, 2016. Retrieved from: http://www.uta.fi/yky/NWLC2016/Programme/abstractbook/NWLC2016_Abstrakti...
 

Muhos, M., Foit Jr, D., Rasochova, L., Saarela, M. Growth management of digital health care service start-ups – California case studies, Proceedings from 11th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jyväskylä, Finland, 2016. pp. 512-520.
 

Saarela, M., Örtqvist, D., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M. (2016). Digital healthcare service startups: Case studies from Sweden, Proceedings from 11th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jyväskylä, Finland, 2016. pp. 688-696.
 

Saarela, M., Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos. M. (2016). Growth management of e-health service start-ups, 20th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference, Vaasa, Finland, 2016.
 

Muhos, M., Majava, J., Saarela, M. Service transfer from an intermediary organisation from the USA to the Nordic context: A case study, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Timisoara, Romania, 2016. S-E2.
 

Muhos, M., Lee, T-R., Chen, S. (2016). Early stages of healthcare and life-science service companies in Taiwan, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Timisoara, Romania, 2015. S-E3.
 

Simunaniemi, A-M., Muhos, M., Saarela, M. Critical incidents of growth in social and healthcare service businesses: An explorative study (Abstract), Nordic Conference on Small Business Research Riga, Latvia, 2016.
 

Hänninen, K., Jokela, H., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. (2016). Exploring the micro-enterprise research gap, Proceedings from ICSB World Conference, New York/New Jersey, USA, 2016.  1-5.
 

Saarela, M., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2015). Locality in public-private partnership in social and health care sector - case study, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bari, Italy, 2015. 871-877.
 

Muhos, M., Saarela, M., Jokela, H., Isoherranen, V. (2015). Exploring principles associated with mentoring in international context, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bari, Italy, 2015. 1399-1407.
 

Majava, J., Kess, P., Kinnunen, T., Muhos, M. (2015). CONNECT: Organisation and trust in San Diego’s health and life sciences business ecosystem, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bari, Italy 2015.  207-213.
 

Muhos, M. (2015). Exploring the early stages of service-based firms, Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bari, Italy, 2015.  345-353.
 

Muhos, M. (2015). Review of business growth models: Research strategies and empirical evidence. Proceedings from Joint Conference on Management, Knowledge and Learning, and Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bari, Italy, 2015.  795-805.
 

Muhos, M., Lee, T-R., Chang, S. Kess, P. (2014). Growth strategies in early-stage technology-based ventures. In T. Yu, and H-D Yan (Eds.), The handbook of East Asian entrepreneurship (68-80), New York:Routledge.
 

Jokela, H., Saarela, M., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). Entrepreneurship drivers and barriers in northern sparsely populated areas, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management Seoul, South Korea, 2014.  S6-127.
 

Saarela, M., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). The firm-level impacts of local action group funding to microenterprises, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Seoul, South Korea, 2014.  S1-93.
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Rasochova, L. Foit, Jr., D. (2014). Early stages of technology-intensive companies – cases in California, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Seoul, South Korea, 2014.  S3-108.
 

Lee, T-R (J-S)., Muhos, M., Huang, P-N., Liu, H-Y. (2014). Key service elements of business district organizations and shops, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Seoul, South Korea, 2014.  S1-64.
 

Lohikoski, P., Muhos, M., Härkönen, J. (2014). Virtual collaboration competence requirements for entrepreneurship education in sparsely populated areas, Proceedings from 9th International Conference on e-Learning, Valparaiso, Chile, 2014. 109-117.
 

Iskanius, P., Niinikoski, E-R., Jokela, H., and Muhos, M. (2014). University-industry knowledge dynamics in northern sparsely populated areas, Proceedings from 2nd International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Bangkok, Thailand, 2014.  96-105.
 

Iskanius, P., Muhos, M. (2013). ERP implementation in manufacturing SMEs – an empirical study, Proceedings from 25th NOFOMA Conference, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2013.  1-16 (Track 4, paper 71536).
 

Takala, J., Koskinen, J., Liu, Y., Tas, M., Muhos, M. (2013). Validating knowledge/technology effects to operative sustainable competitive advantage, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Phuket, Thailand, 2013. S6 88-102.
 

Takala, J., Muhos, M., Tas, S., Tilabi, S., Yan, B. (2013). Using sustainable competitive advantages to measure technological opportunities, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Phuket, Thailand, 2013.  S2 142-163.
 

Saarela, M. Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2013). Public business services in sparsely populated area – case Nivala-Haapajärvi Subregion, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Phuket, Thailand, 2013.  S4 238-251.
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2013). Knowledge dynamics and innovation: Case studies, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Phuket, Thailand, 2013.  S6- 257-268.
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Rasochova, L., Foit, Jr., D. (2013). Early stages of technology-intensive companies in Southern California, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management), Phuket, Thailand, 2013. S5 193-199.
 

Hänninen, K., Muhos, M. Business justifications for rapid productisation in SMEs - case studies, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Phuket, Thailand, May 2013.  S2-197-210.
 

Hänninen, K., Muhos, M., Haapasalo, H. (2013). A multiple case study of small business supply chain uncertainties in rapid productisation, 19th International Conference on Engineering Design, Seoul, South Korea, 2013.
 

Johansson, H., Muhos, M., Niinikoski, E., Kess, P. Entrepreneurship research in Nordic countries and the EU Baltic Sea Region, The Association of Private Enterprise Education Annual Conference, Maui, Hawaii, 2013.
 

Zhao, S., Takala, J., Muhos, M., Poikkimäki, J. Chen, Y., Muhos, M. (2012). SMEs’ performance evaluation and optimization based on DEA and CFI method, 13th Management International Conference, Budapest, Hungary, 2012.
 

Saarela, M., Muhos, M., Niinikoski, E. (2012). Public business services – best practices in sparsely populated area: Managing transformation with creativity, 13th Management International Conference Budapest, Hungary, 2012.
 

Saarela, M., Niinikoski, E-R., Jussila, E., Muhos, M. (2012). Public business services of technology parks in rural areas, Proceedings from 29th IASP Annual World Conference on Science and Technology Parks, Tallinn, Estonia, 2012.
 

Hänninen, K., Kinnunen, T., Haapasalo, H., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. Rapid productisation in welfare service SME, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2012.  44-56.
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E., Muhos, M. Knowledge dynamics in innovation – from idea to product, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Lublin, Poland, 2012. 346-354.
 

Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P., Pennanen, M., Karjalainen, T. Sourcing from China – perspectives from Finnish SMEs, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Oulu, Finland, 2011.
 

Wang, L., Muhos, M., Pennanen, M., Kess, P. Managing sourcing process with Chinese suppliers – a case study of Finnish companies, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Oulu, Finland. 2011.
 

Kreivi, M., Muhos, M., Kess, P., Wang, L. Facilitating internationalisation through trade fairs, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Oulu, Finland, 2011.
 

Wang, M., Yin, L., Wang, L., Muhos, M., Kess, P. The impact of technology strategy on the performance of innovation - a case study of Chinese IC design firms, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Oulu, Finland. 2011.
 

Wang, L., Muhos, M. Kess, P. (2010). Motivations, modes and challenges of KIBS in the internationalisation to China, Proceedings from Management International Conference, Ankara, Turkey. 2010.
 

Wang, L., Muhos, M., Kess, P. (2010). Exploiting enterprise-university cooperation in the internationalization process of SME, Proceedings from Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Thailand, 2010.
 

Muhos, M., Iskanius, P., Kess, P. (2009). Framework for sequential analysis of new high-tech businesses. In P. Cunningham, M. Cunningham, (Eds.). eChallenges, Proceedings from e-2009 Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 2009.
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Phusavat, K., Sanpanich, S. (2009). Review of business growth studies – the focus industries and processes, Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, Bangkok, Thailand, 2009.
 

Muhos, M., Sanpanich, S. (2009). Configuration models of business growth and development – a preliminary analytical framework, 3rd Nordic Innovation Research Conference, Oulu, Finland, 2009.
 

Muhos, M., Iskanius, P., Kess, P. (2008). Agility maturity in Finnish metal industry – a case study, Proceedings from Management International Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 2008.
 

Lehtinen, U., Muhos, M., Tikka, K. (2008). Implementing quality management systems case study on agri-food supply chain, Proceedings from International Conference on Quality and Productivity Research, Oulu, Finland, 2008.
 

Muhos, M. 2008. The early stages of technology intensive SME: A productivity point of view, Proceedings from International Conference on Quality and Productivity Research, Oulu, Finland, 2008.
 

Piila, L., Muhos, M., Haapasalo, H. (2008). Key account management in business environment - Case from the paper industry, Proceedings from Global Business Innovation Conference,  Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2008.
 

Muhos, M., Piila, L., Iskanius, P. (2008). Dimensions of growth – a case study in Finnish technology intensive SMEs. In M. Hannula, M. Koiranen, M. Maula, M. Seppä, M. Suoranta, M. J. Tommila (Eds.), Proceedings from EBRF, Tampere University of Technology and University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland, 2007.
 

Takala, J., Toshev, R., Kamdee, T., Kess, P., Muhos, M. (2008). Evaluations of operative competitiveness of global manufacturing strategies and knowledge intensive production services by analytical models. In M. Hannula, M. Koiranen, M. Maula, M. Seppä, M. Suoranta, J. Tommila (Eds.), Proceedings from EBRF, Tampere University of Technology and University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland, 2007.
 

Iskanius, P., Muhos, M., (2007). Need for agility: Comparing two networks in the metal industry. In P. Cunningham, M. Cunningham, (Eds.) Expanding the knowledge economy: Issues, applications, case studies, information and communication technologies and the knowledge economy series, (1008-1015) 4(2), Hague, Netherlands: IOS Press.
 

Muhos, M., Iskanius, P., and Page, T. (2007). Agility in the Finnish metal industry. Dearborn, MI: Society of Manufacturing Engineers December 2007. Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), Dearborn, Mi, USA, Technical Paper (TP07PUB208)
 

Iskanius, P., Muhos, M., (2007). Drivers towards agility in the Finnish steel industry. In Y. Shanlin, C. Guo, T. Andre, A. Abdelhakim, X. Zongwei, (Eds.), Proceedings from International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (310), Beijing, China, 2007. Beijing: Tsinghua University Press.
 

Muhos, M., Möttönen, M., Ojala, L., Härkönen, J., Jokinen, T. (2006). End-user experience for managing testing activities. In H. Haapasalo, P. Iskanius, (Eds.), Proceedings from 1st Conference on Nordic Innovation Research (133-148), Oulu, Finland, 2006.
 

Härkönen, J., Jokinen, T., Muhos, M., Möttönen, M., Belt, P. Testing body of knowledge. In H. Haapasalo, P. Iskanius, (Eds.), Proceedings from 1st Conference on Nordic Innovation Research (46-62), Oulu, Finland, 2006.
 

Gore, A., Muhos, M., Jokinen, T. (2006). Teamwork in multisite ERP implementation, 10th International Workshop on Teamworking, Groningen, Netherlands, 2006.
 

Jokinen, T., Muhos, M., Peltoniemi, M. (2006). Project teams and high-performing project culture, IRNOP VII Project Research Conference, Xi’an, China, 2006.
 

Jokinen, T., Muhos, M., Peltoniemi, M. (2006). Re-evaluating the team evolution process and reflecting the theory to project team management, 1st ICEC & IPMA Congress on Project Management, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2006.
 

Muhos, M., Jokinen, T. (2005). Growth potential of high-tech mechanics industry in Oulu area, 8th Vaasa Conference on International Business, Vaasa, Finland, 2005. [FFLS listed]

Muhos, M., Jokinen, T. (2005). Bottlenecks of growth in the industry of high technology mechanics in Oulu, DRUID 10th Anniversary Summer Conference on Dynamics of Industry and Innovation: Organisations, Networks and Systems, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2005. Retrieved from: (http://www.druid.dk/conferences/summer2005/papers/ds2005-396.pdf).

 

Articles in domestic scientific journals with referee practise

Sinisammal, J., Muhos, M., Kauppila, O. (2014). Mikroyrittäjien työhyvinvointi. Työelämän tutkimus. Vol 12, No 2. 184-194 (in English: Micro-entrepreneurs´well-being at work.) 

Muhos, M., Määttä, T. (2005). Towards strategic management of testing. Prosessori, 26(ES), 40-41.

 

Scientific monographs

Ala-Rämi, K (2007). Networking, communication and proximity in high-technology enterprise collaboration: Case of Northern Finland. Nordia Geographical Publications 36:2, Oulu.

Hänninen, Kai, Rapid productisation process: Managing an unexpected product increment. University of Oulu Graduate School; University of Oulu, Faculty of Technology, Industrial Engineering and Management Acta Univ. Oul. C 494, 2014 University of Oulu, P.O. Box 8000, FI-90014 University of Oulu, Finland. Retrieved from: https://oula.finna.fi/Record/oula.1387070

Muhos, M. 2011. Early Stages of Technology Intensive Companies. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, C 381. Oulu, University of Oulu, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. 336 p. (Doctoral dissertation, paperback and on-line: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514294396/isbn9789514294396.pdf)


Taipale-Erävala, K. 2015, Survival competencies in SMEs in changing business environments. Thesis. Åbo Akademi University. Available http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-12-3296-1

 

Other scientific publications

Simunaniemi, A-M., Taipale-Erävala, K., Niinikoski, E-R, Muhos, M. (2018). Self-assessment tool for business development in social and healthcare companies. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu, Kerttu Saalasti Institute. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-952-62-1871-7

Hänninen, K., Kauppila, O., Muhos, M. (2018). Growth factors of companies in Northern Finland. Oulu: Finland: University of Oulu, Kerttu Saalasti Institute. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/files/isbn9789526218212.pdf

Simunaniemi, A-M., Taipale-Erävala, K., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2018). Characteristics of growth in social and healthcare companies. Oulu, Finland: Kerttu Saalasti Institute of the University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-952-62-1833-5

Kettunen, J., Muhos, M., Sirviö, A. (2017). Evaluation report of the effectiveness of the SomeBoost project. Oulu, Finland: Kerttu Saalasti Institute of the University of Oulu.
 

Sirviö, A., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. (2016). Impact assessment of Yrittäjärinki. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/files/isbn9789526214634.pdf
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2016). Enterprises in northern Finland – statistics overview. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:9789526209968
 

Simunaniemi, A-M., Saarela, M., Muhos, M. (2016) Growth of technology-intensive companies in Finnish business environments. - Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. University of Oulu. Oulu. http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:9789526214337
 

Heinistö, M., Eskola, L., Arhio, K., Kaakko, M-L., Simi, H., Kaartinen, A., Mäntykangas, U. Peltola, M., Savolainen, K., Hämäläinen, E., Huhtamäki, T., Isokangas, J., Pietilä, M., Virkkula, E., Heiskari, K., Vikstedt, H., Kaattari, S., Mäki, P., Ruohomäki, E., Pokela, A., Kananen, M., Rovamo, A., Turpeinen, J-M., Kemppaala, M., Bluemink, J., Seppänen, V., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M., Niemi, H. Rajaniemi, T., Tervonen, A. (2016). The Youth Makes the Future – The Entrepreneurial Learning Strategy and Development Program of the Northern Ostrobothnia 2016–2020. Oulu, Finland: The Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment of Northern Ostrobothnia, European Social Fund. Retrieved from: http://www.minunpolkuni.fi/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/nuoret-tekevat-tul...
 

Muhos, M., Majava, J. (2015). Analysis of service transfer within the CONNECT transnational innovation network: Case Nordic countries. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:9789526209968)
 

Saarela, M., Muhos, M., Jokela, H., Eskola, L., Niinikoski, E-R. (2015). Global entrepreneurship and international mentor network - feasibility study. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://urn.fi/urn:isbn:9789526208398
 

Eskola, L., Niinikoski, E-R., Keränen, H., Muhos, M. (2014). Entrepreneurship education in northern Ostrobothnia: The current state analysis of 2013. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789526204444/isbn9789526204444.pdf
 

Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). The characteristics of enterprises in Oulu south region. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789526203942/isbn9789526203942.pdf
 

Sinisammal, J., Eskola, L., Muhos, M., Niinikoski, E-R. (2014). Microentrepreneurs’ well-being in Oulu south region. Research reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-952-62-0384-3
 

Saarela, M., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). Public business advisory services in Oulu south region – structure and best practises. Research reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-952-62-0544-1
 

Saarela, M., Jokela, H., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2014). Effectiveness evaluation of Keskipiste-leader's enterprise financial support. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789526203928/isbn9789526203928.pdf
 

Tilabi, S., Takala, J., Muhos, M., Jokela, H., Saarela, M. (2013). Investigating seven case companies from the Oulu south region of Finland—SCA and DEA methods. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu.
 

Muhos, M. (2013). Enhancing customer centred business services through knowledge on early stages of growth. In Väätäinen et al. (Eds.), Pimp my business: Sustainable growth (9-25) Innoveturi – Seudulliset yrityspavelut, Ylivieska.
 

Eskola, L., Niinikoski, E-R., Muhos, M. (2013). The strategic plan of the international collaboration for the Oulu South Higher Education Network 2013-2020. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-951-42-9892-9
 

Hänninen, K., Kinnunen, T., Muhos, M. Haapasalo, H. (2012). Delivery capability in rapid productisation. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514299582/isbn9789514299582.pdf)
 

Eskola, L., Niinikoski, E., Muhos, M. (2012). The current state of public organizations’ international activities in Oulu south region. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-951-42-9892-9
 

Hänninen, K., Kinnunen, T., Muhos, M. Haapasalo, H. (2012). Rapid productisation – empirical study on preconditions and challenges. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://jultika.oulu.fi/Record/isbn978-951-42-9813-4
 

Muhos, M., Kess, P., Wang, L., Kreivi, M. (2011). CHISU: Building an internationalisation process for Chinese markets - final report. Research Reports in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from:: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514294198/
 

Kreivi, M., Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P. (2011). Trade fairs to advance SME internationalisation: case China. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514294013/
 

Cristobalena, A., Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P. (2011). Analysis of the trade relationships between Spanish and Chinese companies. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514293696/isbn9789514293696.pdf
 

Pennanen, M., Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P. (2011). Supply chain management between Finland and China: Empirical evidence from Vaasa region. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514293702/isbn9789514293702.pdf
 

Karjalainen, T., Muhos, M., Wang, L., Kess, P. (2011). Demand supply chain between Chinese and Finnish companies. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514293719/isbn9789514293719.pdf
 

Huan, Y., Wang, L., Muhos, M., Kess, P. (2011). Investment environment of Yangtze River Delta economic zone. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu. Retrieved from: http://herkules.oulu.fi/isbn9789514293726/isbn9789514293726.pdf
 

Auvinen, A., Muhos, M., Kess, P. (2009). Developing of manufacturing education in universities. LLP project – manufacturing advancement in EU. The results of Finnish questionnaires. Working Papers in the University of Oulu Department of Industrial Engineering and Management. Oulu, Finland: University of Oulu.
 

Jokinen, T., Kauppila, O., Muhos, M., Möttönen, M., Peltoniemi, M. (Eds.). (2006). Proceedings from ESTIEM Vision of Cycles Seminar, Oulu, Finland, 2006.
 
 

 

 

 

 

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