Ingenuity Breakfast Event – 17 November 2020

Ingenuity Breakfast Event – 17 November 2020   More on the theme and speakers to follow…   The programme 07:45 – 08:30       Registration, breakfast and networking 08:30 – 09:00       Keynote 09:00 – 09:10       Q&A 09:10 – 09:30       The Shop Window 09:30…   ...

Restart/Reboot – additional resources

Startup Survival in Times of Crisis https://academy.strategytools.io/courses/startup-survival-in-crisis How Are Small Businesses Adjusting to COVID-19? Early Evidence from a Survey Bartik et al., (2020) Working Paper 26989 http://www.nber.org/papers/w26989, NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH. CBI Survey – SME manufacturers see activity plunge sharply due to COVID-19 crisis https://www.cbi.org.uk/media-centre/articles/sme-manufactures-see-activity-plunge-sharply-due-to-covid-19-crisis-cbi/ McKinsey – Three Strategies...

Ready to Return – additional links and resources

Job Accommodations Network (USA) https://askjan.org/ JAN represents the most comprehensive job accommodation resource available. JAN is funded by a contract from the U.S. Department of Labor. Business Disability Forum https://businessdisabilityforum.org.uk/ A not for profit membership organisation which exists to transform the life chances of disabled people, working through and with...

COVID-19 Update

As a valued member of our local business network, we wanted to contact you to let you know our position in response to COVID-19. In line with the University’s response to Government guidance, we are making the necessary steps to support our partners in business and industry. We appreciate that...

Degree Apprenticeships

Degree apprenticeships at the University of Nottingham are now available to SMEs, with 95% of eligible costs funded by the government.* Degree apprenticeships are a cost effective way of developing professional employees at graduate and postgraduate level, bringing specialist skills and knowledge into your business. The programmes combine real work...

Turning Attention into Action

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SDL Surveying

SDL Surveying are a UK based property surveying business aiming to revolutionise the customer’s experience of building services. SDL Surveying deliver national coverage across a wide spectrum of service areas in the property surveying sector. Our services include RICS building surveying, residential house surveys, mortgage valuations on behalf of lenders,...

Do the British still think beer is a mans drink?

Psychology experts from The University of Nottingham worked with one Midlands company to find out.   Price often plays a significant role in our purchasing decisions. We also buy things because we associate them with positive qualities, such as desirability and value. But have you ever stopped to think why...

The Culture of Growth

As members of the Ingenuity network will know, one of our key aims is to make University of Nottingham expertise accessible to the local business community. Our latest breakfast event featured speaker Dr Robert Cluely, Associate Professor in Organisation Studies from the Nottingham Business School who was joined by Dr...