Webinar recording: Driving entrepreneurship in the social sciences

BackResources

23rd September 2020

Part of the Aspect Annual Event 2020 webinar series, this session – Driving entrepreneurship in the social sciences, which took place on the 23rd September – showcased the work of the Masood Enterprise Centre in developing entrepreneurial skills among social scientists and discussed best practice in driving entrepreneurship.

You can find the full recording of the webinar, and other resources from the session, below.

Webinar recording

Panel members

  • Tony Walker – Deputy Director of the Masood Enterprise Centre, Alliance Manchester Business School
  • Laura Etchells – Enterprise Business Development Manager, Masood Enterprise Centre, Alliance Manchester Business School
  • Ricardo Climent – Professor of Interactive Music Composition, University of Manchester
  • Alison Edmonds – Director, Epic Steps Careers+

Slides

Session summary infographic

Click to enlarge

Explore more Resources View all

Should we spend more time talking about methods?

This blog by the Methods for Change team, illustrated by Jack Brougham, asks if we should spend more time talking about the methods we use as researchers. Drawing on a recent paper, we suggest that researchers need to articulate why methods matter in creating change to global challenges. We share three creative techniques that we have experimented with across the Methods for Change project that can encourage playful, reflective conversation about methods and their role in galvanising change.

Collaborative Zine Making Method

This ‘How-To’ Guide outlines the Collaborative Zine Making Method used by Professor Sarah Marie Hall from the University of Manchester and developed in collaboration with Inspire Women Oldham. The zine was also created in collaboration with Inspire Women Oldham.

Oral Histories of Sensory Memories

This ‘How-To’ Guide outlines the Oral Histories of Sensory Memories method used by Associate Professor Roisin Higgins from Maynooth University, Republic of Ireland. The poster was created in collaboration with Maddy Vian, Maddy Vian Illustrations.

Pop-up Stall Method

This ‘How-To’ Guide outlines the Pop-up Stall method used by Dr Robert Meckin and Dr Andrew Balmer from the University of Manchester. The poster was created in collaboration with Maddy Vian, Maddy Vian Illustrations.