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18 May 2017

Social impact investing, Indigenous evaluation and simpler welfare outlines the Federal Government’s commitments in the 2017-18 Budget to stimulate the local market for impact investing.  Over $30m has been committed whereby nearly two-thirds has been set aside for innovative programs, with...

18 May 2017

The Shared Value Project drives the “adoption and implementation of shared value strategies among leading companies, civil society and government organisations by providing thought leadership, knowledge and networks.”  Program membership ($7,500 for NFPs) provide

17 May 2017

Every workplace at some point is impacted by death.  It can be a colleague loosing their partner or a colleague dying.

17 May 2017

Fostering innovation: look beyond red tape to organisational culture is aimed at bureaucracies but irrespective of the size of your organisation or purpose, its basis message is relevant, that being, staff capability and culture are vital.

17 May 2017

According to Contract News on the ProcurePoint website, from 1 August 2017, “the Procurement Board requires all government agencies to use the Agreement when procuring human services from NGOs.

17 May 2017

ChangePath in Australian charity donation platforms compared aims to provide a short guide on what the major Australian platforms offer, their strengths and other information that will help small charities decide which is the best...

17 May 2017

Getting Back to Basics: Characteristics of an Effective Board starts from the premise that everyone on the board must agree that their work drives the organisation’s vision and mission.

12 May 2017

Why warmth is the underappreciated skill leaders need.  Social psychologists have observed that our perception of other people is based on two things, how capable, successful, and intelligent we consider  the person to be and how likeable or trustworthy a person...

12 May 2017

“No question vexes the social sector more than how to make the leap from incremental progress to actually solving social problems.” Two new articles in the Achieving Transformative Scale series.  The first is...

12 May 2017

Is this how discrimination ends? notes that current workshops and programs designed to eliminate people’s hidden prejudices are not always effective.  The article explores the research around implicit bias and how this could be incorporated into training to help people understand...

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