The Assessment of Dimension Absorptive Capacity on Innovation Performance and Small Business Performance
This study aims to examine the role of the absorptive capacity dimension in improving innovation performance and small business performance. The sample used as many as 35 businesses in the business sector of handy crafts. The collected data were analyzed using path analysis and processed with SPSS software version 24.0. The results showed that all hypotheses were accepted. The absorptive capacity dimension consists of potential absorptive capacity and absorptive capacity, both of which are able to have a positive influence on the performance of innovation and the performance of small businesses. But realized absorptive capacity can have a greater influence on innovation and small business performance than potential absorptive capacity.
Chen, Y. S., Lin, M. J. J., & Chang, C. H. (2009). The positive effects of relationship learning and absorptive capacity on innovation performance and competitive advantage in industrial markets. Industrial Marketing Management, 38(2), 152–158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indmarman.2008.12.003
Cohen WM, Levinthal DA. Absorptive capacity: a new perspective on learning and innovation. Adm Sci Q 1990;35:128–52
Escribano, A., Fosfuri, A., & Tribó, J. A. (2009). Managing external knowledge flows: The moderating role of absorptive capacity. Research Policy, 38(1), 96–105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.respol.2008.10.022
Husti, I., & Mahyarni, M. (2019). Islamic Leadership , Innovation , Competitive Advantages , and Performance of SMEs in Indonesia. East Asia, 36(4), 368–383. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1007/s12140-019-09325-7
Jansen, J. J. P., Bosch, F. A. J. Van Den, & Volberda, H. W. (2005). Managing Potential and Realized Absorptive Capacity?: How do Organizational Antecedents matter?? REPORT SERIES. Academy of Management Journal, 48(6), 999–1015.
Kostopoulos, K., Papalexandris, A., Papachroni, M., & Ioannou, G. (2011). Absorptive capacity, innovation, and financial performance. Journal of Business Research, 64(12), 1335–1343. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2010.12.005
Leal-Rodríguez, A. L., Ariza-Montes, J. A., Roldán, J. L., & Leal-Millán, A. G. (2014). Absorptive capacity, innovation and cultural barriers: A conditional mediation model. Journal of Business Research, 67(5), 763–768. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2013.11.041
Müller, J. M., Buliga, O., & Voigt, K. I. (2020). The role of absorptive capacity and innovation strategy in the design of industry 4.0 business Models-A comparison between SMEs and large enterprises. European Management Journal. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emj.2020.01.002
Popescu, D. I., Ceptureanu, S. I., Alexandru, A., & Ceptureanu, E. G. (2019). Relationships between knowledge absorptive capacity, innovation performance and information technology. case study: The Romanian creative industries SMEs. Studies in Informatics and Control, 28(4), 463–475. https://doi.org/10.24846/v28i4y201910
Scuotto, V., Del Giudice, M., & Carayannis, E. G. (2017). The effect of social networking sites and absorptive capacity on SMES’ innovation performance. Journal of Technology Transfer, 42(2), 409–424. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10961-016-9517-0
Soto-Acosta, P., Popa, S., & Palacios-Marqués, D. (2016). E-business, organizational innovation and firm performance in manufacturing SMEs: an empirical study in Spain. Technological and Economic Development of Economy, 22(6), 885–904. https://doi.org/10.3846/20294913.2015.1074126
Syahdan, R., Djaelani, Y., & AR, S. (2020). Strategic orientation and the performance of SMEs in Indonesia?: The mediating role of access to finance. Management Science Letters, 10, 1151–1160. https://doi.org/10.5267/j.msl.2019.10.026