Malika! National Coorindator of Milaana shares her story Why did you join Milaana? I strive to find opportunities which are fulfilling to me (on personal and professional level) and help the wider community in some way. I believe that anyone and everyone has the ability to make a difference and inspire impact. The essence of … More Milaana Hero Profile – Malika
The key insights on achieving and maximising Impact from Milaana’s social enterprise journey … More 6 insights for anyone who wants to Impact
A reflection on the factors to that led to the closure of Milaana’s operations as well as what lives on from this experience and how this longevity was created. … More Why Milaana ended and what lives on
An ethical exploration into the issue of unpaid issues and why intermediaries are needed. Words by Sam Brown (CTO – Chief Thought Officer) … More The Ethics of Unpaid Internships
Words by Olivier Pichon In our previous blog post, we announced Milaana.org as a software platform of connection is closing down. Whilst I am saddened by the news, as many members of the Milaana family are, I think there are also many reasons to be grateful for the wonderful journey we all had, building Milaana. In … More Milaana.org: what we built
Words by Hollie Gordon Nietzche summed up our universal experience when he wrote, “Invisible threads are the strongest ties”. That force which we do not see, but we can certainly feel. Connection. It was only in my independence as a young adult that I began to truly value interdependence. It was another few years before I put … More To Connect is to Care
Remember that time we spent 2 years building a youth driven social enterprise that looked like a tree? Yeah, that was pretty amazing! Now, we’re making our secret sauce –> Open-Source and giving all we have created over to the community. Wait, what? Sauce? Open Source? Yep. Whilst we are sad to announce that we … More Milaana.org is closing down
What an opportunity! Pitching Milaana with startups from around the world at the 1776 Challenge Cup Festival in Washington DC … More Milaana pitches in 1776 Challenge Cup Festival!
Words by: Ricky Sheward If I asked you to make a list of words that described great leadership, what would be on your list? Would it look like this list by the members of LinkedIn’s Executive Suite? The usual suspects fill the page. Accountable, courageous, ethical, responsible. But what about Empathic? You know, the ability … More Do unto others: The importance of empathy in leadership
Words by: Sophie Wood The Milaana team recently went on retreat to Byron Bay where we spent five days revisiting our aims and knuckling down a solid plan for the semester ahead. Two terms continued to pop up in our conversation – social leaders and tribes. From these conversations, we finally mastered our new and … More Who is the Milaana tribe?