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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...

Tour of Britain – Sponsorship Opportunities

The Tour of Britain 2017 cycling event has a sole County Stage here in Nottinghamshire on the 6th September.  The lead promotional partner, Marketing Nottingham and Nottinghamshire (MN&N) is co-ordinating the event with partners. This is an amazing opportunity to showcase Nottinghamshire as a major sporting destination and as such...

A Story to be told

Local Businesses learn how to tell their ‘Stories for the Future’ with Dr Esther Eidinow and Prof Katharina Lorenz Dr Esther Eidinow and Prof Katharina Lorenz from The University of Nottingham’s Department of Classics took to the stage this month for their story-telling workshop, where they used their knowledge of...

Innovate and grow with ‘Energy for Business’

‘Energy for Business‘ is a programme offering SMEs the opportunity to access funded support for energy projects, and is delivered by the Energy Innovation and Collaboration team here at the University of Nottingham. The University is a leading international centre for energy research, with a reputation for excellence across 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...

An attractive business breakfast session

At our Ingenuity breakfast event on April 25th we considered why business attractiveness matters, and how we can make our businesses more attractive to customers and suppliers. The University’s Dr Zsofia Toth, Assistant Professor in Marketing, provided some research insights into these topics, while Laura Hampton, Digital Marketing Manager at...

Pioneer 10 crowns Nottinghamshire’s top business pioneers

Two businesses from Nottinghamshire have been crowned “champions of innovation” at a prestigious county-wide awards ceremony. Red Fox ID and Fosse Cashflow Solutions were chosen as the two leading pioneering companies following a ten-month support programme, which has helped more than 130 businesses across the county. Pioneer 10 Notts was...

Making finance sustainable

Professor Bob Berry returned to our breakfast programme this week with another thought-provoking look into the world of finance, in a session that was co-hosted by Vicki Hutchinson, Chair of the Notts, Derby and Lincoln network of ACCA. This time he considered the concept of sustainable finance, and the conflicting...

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...