The functionality of entrepreneurial passion and entrepreneurial bricolage on micro-entrepreneur’s wellbeing

Syed Abidur Rahman, Seyedeh Khadijeh Taghizadeh, Mirza Mohammad Didarul Alam, Golam Mostafa Khan

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This study investigates the relationships between entrepreneurial passion, entrepreneurial bricolage, and subjective wellbeing. A total of 253 usable data were collected from the micro-entrepreneurs in Bangladesh and data were analyzed by SEMPLS3.0 em-ploying structure equation modelling. The results indicate that subjective wellbeing is significantly predicted by entrepreneurial passion and bricolage. Bricolage also found to play a mediating role between passion and wellbeing. The results of the study validate that passionate entrepreneurs who embrace bricolage will achieve wellbeing through their ventures. The paper makes contribution to the knowledge domain by bridging the concept of subjective wellbeing with entrepreneurial passion and bricolage.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)47-64
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of Small Business Strategy
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2020
Externally publishedYes


  • Developing countries
  • Entrepreneurial bricolage
  • Entrepreneurial passion
  • Micro-entrepreneur
  • Wellbeing

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Strategy and Management

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