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COVID-19 Support for business

COVID-19 Support for business

Information, resources and advice to help your business navigate these challenging times.

This is a tough time for all of us and Covid-19 is likely to have dramatic impacts for business.  

Our business engagement teams are working as normal from home. We’ve developed this support hub to help businesses to navigate through these challenging times. Here’s our pick of information, advice and resources from across the University. We will continue to update this page over the coming weeks. 

Please do contact our team if there’s anything the University can help your business with. 


 

Upcoming webinars

Midlands Aerospace Alliance
Aerospace Up!
Weekly

Weekly forum for the Aerospace sector to discuss all things coronavirus and beyond.

Find out more >


 

Webinar recordings

 

Professional and Work-based Learning
Leadership: Culture for innovation success

Created for the engineering, science and technology sector but with learnings that can be applied across industries, Professor David Falzani and Professor Adam Clare review current best practices for innovation success. Leveraging what has been learnt from the models of success, failure modes, and the importance of developing processes such as rapid ‘touch and learn’ cycles with customers. 

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University of Nottingham Business Network
Cyber security for SMEs

Are you aware how a cyber-attack could affect your business? Watch this webinar recording to see what good practice guidance is available so you can reduce the risk of falling victim to an attack.

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University of Nottingham Business Network
Wellbeing at work: Where are we now?

Watch our guest presenters and business network members as we take a step back and look at the impact Covid-19 has been having on our wellbeing and what we can do to address this.

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Nottingham University Business School
Leadership: Implications of the impostor phenomenon in the workplace

Join Dr Theresa Simpkin takes a dual view of the impostor phenomenon (IP) and its impacts in this webinar. The session looks at the implications for individuals as well as how IP impacts and influences behaviours in the workplace.

Watch now (registration required) >

 

Nottingham University Business School 
Leadership: Navigating disruption

How do we navigate disruption?

In this webinar Professor Noel Tagoe, Nottingham University Business School,  discusses how recognising vulnerability, being vigilant and creating viability can help your organisation to survive, revive and thrive.

Watch now (registration required)>

 
Research and Innovation
Leadership: A values-based approach

What values do you profess and how well do you think they are demonstrated throughout your organisation?

In this webinar, Professor Landman discusses his research on the importance of values and how they relate to the climate of an organisation and ultimately its performance.

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University of Nottingham Business Network
Building sustainable brands during a crisis

Branding in small and medium-sized enterprises is very different from branding in large corporations. Dr Nikolina Koporcic and Tony Brooks share their theoretical and practical insights on creating sustainable brands for SME in today’s turbulent business environment.

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Research and Innovation
Leadership: Managing team engagement

Discover how managing team engagement and keeping teams cohesive will require a different kind of leadership approach through COVID-19.

Join Carol Steed, Leadership and Management Director at the University of Nottingham, to discuss the latest insights and cultural indicators that will help shape a more dynamic future for your teams.

Watch now (registration required) >

 

 

Nottingham University Business School
Leadership: Strategic decision-making in a crisis

How do you ‘do’ strategy in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic? Or is strategy just 'a nice to have' given the scale and pace of change we’re currently experiencing? 

In this webinar, Dr Jeannie Holstein explores how you can make better strategic decisions even in the midst of such a crisis.

Watch now (registration required) >

 
University of Nottingham Business Network 
Restart / reboot

We cannot assume that things that worked for our businesses pre-COVID-19 will automatically work in the coming months and years. Instead, we will all need to review our assumptions about how our businesses create value. In many cases, we cannot simply resume: we must reboot.  

Watch the recording >

 
Nottingham University Business School 
Leadership: Innovation through adversity

Professor Simon Mosey, Director of the Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship explores the barriers to innovation and shares examples from the NHS, digital start-ups and large corporates of how these can be overcome.

Watch now (registration required) > 

 
University of Nottingham Business Network 
Ready to return 

Discover insights from a panel of University of Nottingham experts on supporting your staff and preparing your business for the post-Covid-19 return to work.  

Watch now >

 
Nottingham University Business School 
Leadership: Towards a post-pandemic 'business as usual'

Dr Terri Simpkin, Programme Director of our Executive MBA Senior Leadership Degree Apprenticeship, examines emerging thinking on how leaders might begin to pilot a way forward while responding to immediate, unpredictable and possibly transformative business circumstances. 

Watch now (registration required) > 

 

 


 

Other resources

Web page: Our research response to COVID-19
Find out how we're tackling COVID-19, including 3D printing thousands of visors for healthcare professionals, sharing supplies and equipment and the early graduation of medical students.

Find out more >