Hero Profile – Johan!

Johan Simone Kortenhorst Age: 25 Country: Australian (Dutch/Italian) University: University of Queensland Studying: Business Management (Honours) & Psychology Area of Interest: Ethical Leadership/Leadership Development Hobbies: Motorbikes, travel, meeting new people Briefly describe yourself and tell us something a little quirky. Hmm, about me? Well, I am a thoroughly confused individual who grew up in Byron Bay … More Hero Profile – Johan!

The Benefits Of Hiring An Impact Intern

Bright and Big-Hearted students are eager to contribute to your community projects as Impact Interns! Here is why you should let them…. 1. New ideas and fresh perspective University students are great at challenging ideas and questioning traditional processes. The majority of university students are from a generation that is comfortable with change and adapt … More The Benefits Of Hiring An Impact Intern

SUCCESS STORY #2 – Nelson & Milaana

Impact Project: MILAANA Organisation – Milaana Pty Ltd   Supervisor – Hollie Gordon Student – Nelson Granja   Position: Technology and Innovation Intern Project: My internship with Milaana all started focusing on developing the international expansion strategy. However, given the circumstances of the company I decided it could be more helpful to undertake other projects like a competitor analysis, … More SUCCESS STORY #2 – Nelson & Milaana

Hero Profile – Sophie!

Sophie Wood Age: 21     Country: Australia University: Griffith University Gold Coast Studying: Marketing and Journalism Area of Interest: Blogging, social enterprise and marketing for social change Hobbies: Reading, writing and blogging Briefly describe yourself and tell us something a little quirky. Hi I’m Sophie! I am a marketing and journalism student studying at Griffith … More Hero Profile – Sophie!

Dinner at Parliament House with Brisbane’s Young Change Makers!

Last Wednesday I had the very humbling honour to be invited by the Foundation for Young Australians to an intimate “Democracy Dinner” with the Speaker of QLD’s Parliament House, Fiona Simpson. It was an incredible opportunity to be in a room surrounded by young change-makers passionately discussing our system and how to further engage Australia’s … More Dinner at Parliament House with Brisbane’s Young Change Makers!

Making ideas happen and engaging Students

In the past week i have been very fortunate to have featured on two online platforms for Milaana’s work. One is a great Australian website called Ideas hoist, a digital platform for Australian’s making ideas happen. Ideas Hoist is the brain child of Steven Speldewinde from the Social Deck and I was beyond honoured to interviewed! They have … More Making ideas happen and engaging Students