Technologies on Energy Efficient Buildings – 26th October 2016

Seminar and Exhibition The University of Nottingham’s Department of Architecture and Built Environment would like to invite members of The Ingenuity Network and the wider business community to this event. This seminar and exhibition aims to set up a cooperation platform between Taiwan and European countries to exchange technologies on energy efficiency...

Conquering Contracts: Take Control of Your Ts & Cs – 12th October 2016

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   A free, half-day briefing session for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire SMEs. Dealing with contracts is part and parcel of running a small business, but amidst the pressures of everyday business management, reviewing your terms and conditions of trade can often slip down the priority list. Whether you are...

Into the Future: I Didn’t Expect That! – 27th September 2016

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event Business leaders, politicians and many others continue to ignore the patently obvious. The 2007/2008 financial crisis was ‘unexpected’, and our recent vote for Brexit came as a ‘surprise’. Many are also bewildered when a ransomware attack destroys all of their data, while few people appreciate the implications of implementing the Paris Agreement, planetary...

Inspiring Great Britain’s Manufacturing – 21st September 2016

Maximising Your Business Value Manufacturing is a key industry for UK plc. Being more innovative with our practices and embracing technological advancements will help businesses remain agile and retain competitive advantage. Opened in 2011, the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) provides manufacturing system solutions in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Created...

Intercultural Business Communication – 15th September 2016

The challenges of being able to communicate effectively in multilingual, multicultural business environments are numerous. Every year, substantial amounts of staff time and company finances are wasted due to ineffective communication between colleagues, customers and clients from different cultural backgrounds with different communicative expectations. This package provides a practical approach to identifying different communicative styles when English...

Video Marketing: The Art and Business of the Creative Brief

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop Series   We are offering businesses an amazing opportunity to work with Gianluca Sergi, an advisor and regular consultant to Emmy and Oscar winning organisations and filmmakers in Hollywood. Virtually all companies these days employ video in some form or other to create awareness of their brand and increase...

Effective Decision-Making and Team Dynamics – 8th September 2016

This workshop examines the linguistics of decision-making and how to create effective teams. It investigates how to sustain effective rapport management between colleagues, clients and customers. Based on the principles of Linguistic Profiling, this workshop takes a hands-on approach, providing a practical set of toolkits that will aid business leaders in reflecting upon how they...