Global Advanced Research Journal of Management and Business Studies (GARJMBS) ISSN: 2315-5086 April 2014 Vol. 3(4), pp 182-188

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Family values in SMEs in Arequipa and their Organizational development 

Noelia A. Jiménez1  and  Walter L. Arias2 

1Universidad Católica de Santa María, Arequipa, Perú

2Universidad Católica San Pablo, Arequipa, Perú

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Accepted 11 April 2014 



The following research is a qualitative work that analyses de role that plays the family in the organizational development of five SMEs from Arequipa city, selected in non-probabilistic way. We applied a depth interview to the owners, family employees and non-family employees who work in that companies. We obtain information about their organizational culture, the work condition, production process, business growth, its vision-mission, etc. It’s concluded that the predominant values that are perceived by the interviewees are economic and associated with the conditions of informality SMEs. 

Keywords: family values, SME, companies, organizational development.

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