A Vitae event
University of Leeds, Monday 10 March 2014
|09.30||Registration and refreshments|
How enterprising am I?
Identify the skills associated with being enterprising and link these to your research and view the topics of entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship in the research environment
What makes an enterprising researcher?
Explore the link between being enterprising and being a researcher and see that being enterprising is not only relevant to becoming an entrepreneur; it is important to whatever path you take
How can I be enterprising in my career?
See examples of how you can be enterprising in your career from the job search process to working within a company or for yourself.
Plot your 15 year career.
Explore how your own career might progress over the next 15 years and understand the ways enterprising skills can help you plan and prepare for the future
Strategic networking and collaboration.
Switch focus from the individual to the wider research context; focus on building lasting collaborations and explore the use of social media from an entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial perspective
Influence and leadership for enterprising researchers.
Look at the skills needed to successfully collaborate and bring ideas together
Enterprising and impact in a multidisciplinary environment.
Keynote speakers will look at being enterprising in the wider research and economic context. See examples of being enterprising and impactful from different disciplines. Explore non-commercialising means of impact
Identify development needs and actions