Author Archives: Gemma Morgan-Jones

Changing behaviour through mental connections: the power of associative learning – 14th November 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   The human brain is constantly making connections – associations between one thing and another. In psychology, this is called associative learning and it can have major implications for our businesses. Associative learning is the process by which we form an association between two or more...

The impact of AI on business – 26th Sept 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   Twenty years ago most companies were in ‘Internet denial’, with little comprehension of how radically the world-wide web was about to transform business practice. Today, while most companies have embraced the web, few have begun to appreciate how artificial intelligence (AI) is set to have...

Building a more entrepreneurial firm – 18th July 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   What is an entrepreneurial organisation? We all know what an organisation is and have some idea of what an entrepreneur is but what makes an entrepreneurial organisation? Our researchers have identified enterprises, large and small, that are able to innovate consistently from within, not just...

Building Better Business Workshop – 22nd June 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   Why should a business adopt sustainable and responsible practices? In an increasingly competitive marketplace, what’s ‘in it’ for SMEs? If you ask any small business owner whether they’d like their organisation to be more sustainable and responsible, the answer would probably be yes. After all, we all...

EU Sustainable Energy Week – 19-25 June 2017

A programme of events hosted by The University of Nottingham   The University will be holding a number of ‘Energy Days’ throughout the month of June that contribute towards EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017. You can choose from a series of events with themes including: energy storage, circular economy, corporate social responsibility,...

Creating cultures for better business – 6th June 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   Why should businesses adopt sustainable and responsible practices? In an increasingly competitive marketplace, what’s ‘in it’ for SMEs? At our next Ingenuity breakfast event, Nottingham University Business School’s Professor Sally Hibbert will join forces with Andy Corley, MD of Quadralene. Join us for great networking and a...

Ingenuity members Impression win prestigious award

Congratulations to Ingenuity Network members Impression who have won the award for ‘Best Small PPC Agency’ in the European Search Awards! The Ingenuity Network were delighted to benefit from Impression’s expertise when Laura Hampton, Digital Marketing Manager, spoke at our recent Ingenuity breakfast event. Nottingham-based Impression won the prestigious award at an...

Network member Sue Pringle needs your help to bring millie to market!

Meet millie, a bra designed especially for women who have been through breast cancer treatment who want comfort and gorgeous. millie was conceived during an emotional moment in a changing room, when Ingenuity Network member and founder of millie lingerie, Sue Pringle, first realised how hard it was to find a...

Call for SME business owners to take part in eye tracking project

Our Linguistic Profiling for Professionals team are looking for SME business owners to take part in an exciting eye-tracking experiment here at the University of Nottingham. The experiment will take place in their state-of-the-art eye-tracking lab and will last for a maximum of 30 minutes. Participants will be asked to read...

A performance to remember

Local businesses learn the art of professional presentation with Martin Berry   As any business owner will know, we all have to ‘perform’ to a variety of different audiences. Whether we are pitching to customers or investors, communicating with colleagues and employees, or liaising with suppliers or collaborators, there is...