If there was nothing holding you back in life and you had the choice to do anything, what career would you choose? Does your answer relate to what you are doing now? If not, then why? Why not live a life and career that you love? Milaana thinks that creating a career where you truly believe … More Creating A Career Where You Truly Believe In What You Do
So you’ve finally recruited your Impact Intern and they’re coming in next week! You have a list of things for them to do and a bunch of people you want them to meet but it isn’t all about what they can do for you. It is time for you to do your homework! Preparing for … More How To Prepare For Your Impact Intern
So much of the information on intern relationships is focused on what organisations are looking for in an intern but we presume you have a good idea of that already. Milaana believes Impact Interns have so much to offer your organisation but are also expecting a little bit of reward back. Here is what Impact … More What Are Impact Interns Really Looking For?
Maria Veronica Cazut Age: 30 Country: Argentina University: The University of QLD Studying: Master in Communication for Social Change Area of Interest: Community development Hobbies: Cooking, playing the guitar and learning new stuff Describe yourself. Where your from, what your doing, what your dreams are and something quirky! My name is … More Hero Profile – Veronica!
This is the first of the profiles on Milaana’s amazing Heros – the passionate and talented young people pooling their energy and talents to see Milaana shine. First in this series is the wonderful Nelson Granja! Country: Ecuador Age: 26 University: The University of Queensland Studying/Major: Msc. Technology and Innovation Area … More Hero Profile – Nelson!
The Social Enterprise scene in Brisbane is blossoming with an estimated 300+ social enterprises already up and running in the city. In lew of this momentum and 10 years in the making, the Queensland Social Enterprise Council (QSEC) officially launched at QUT on Monday! The councils vision is to: To support the development of a … More Launching the QLD Social Enterprise Council!
Unsung Heroes in our Community I have recently been focusing much of my time on getting in touch with many of the fantastic organisations doing important work in our community. I can’t describe just how inspiring this process has been for me. From seeing the essential work Jarryd and his team are doing to help young people … More Unsung heroes and those on the rise
Hello! My name is Hollie Gordon and I am the founder and director of Milaana. Meaning “to connect“ in hindi, if you’ve had a look around Milaana.org you’ll know that Milaana is a social enterprise that aspires to connect passionate individuals with community-oriented organisations for impact placement opportunities. A university student myself, I’m very aware of the pressure to get … More The Adventure Begins!