Ingenuity News

2018 Ingenuity programme starts off with a bang

We kick-started our 2018 programme of Ingenuity events with a bang at today’s fantastic business breakfast networking session. As our regular attendees will know, the role of the Ingenuity Network is to try to make the University of Nottingham’s research accessible to businesses through our programme of events. This morning’s...

Smarter marketing…and a nice cup of tea

Our programme of Ingenuity events and workshops advances apace, as we continue to seek out new knowledge and expertise within the University of Nottingham that can benefit the local business community. On Thursday 26th November, our latest expert, Edwin Moriarty from the University of Nottingham’s department of External Relations, provided...

An entrepreneurial breakfast session

Dr Hannah Noke and Paul Kirkham took to the stage in our latest breakfast event, to give us some ideas on ‘Building A More Entrepreneurial Firm’. They both described an entrepreneurial organisation being able to innovate from within, not just as a reaction to external factors. But how can SMEs manage...

Creating cultures for better business

In our penultimate Ingenuity breakfast session before the summer break, we welcomed Prof Sally Hibbert, from the Nottingham Business School, and Andy Corley, Managing Director of Quadralene to discuss ‘creating cultures for better business’. In the first half of the presentation, Sally’s talk focussed on defining impacts and priorities for...

Attractiveness is in the eye of the beholder

Dr Zsofia Toth, from Nottingham University Business School, debuted her first Ingenuity workshop this week, delivering a thought provoking session on Business Attractiveness. In this half-day workshop we looked at different recipes for attractiveness and how to build wider networks to increase the success of our companies. Recipes for Attractiveness...