QUT students have you seen this happy face around campus? Everyone meet QUT Team Leader Chelsea! Chelsea is a Business and Communications student who spends her spare time representing Milaana at her university. She is also responsible for a team of ambassadors whose main role is to get the good word of Milaana out there … More Everyone Meet Chelsea!
When Hollie left for Sydney in July this year she left us in extremely capable hands. Everyone meet Lucinda, our Milaana QLD Engagement Manager and all-round incredible person! If there is ever something that can be fixed or improved, Lucinda is the first person on it. She transforms our processes and documents into works of … More Everyone Meet Lucinda!
Everyone meet Rahul! He is a student at the University of Queensland where he studies his Masters in Business with a big focus on entrepreneurship! He is our longest serving hero having been with Milaana for ten months and has played such a vital role in the start-up of the organisation! Rahul originally completed his … More Everyone Meet Rahul!
But First: A Milaana Insight! Has anyone noticed that we haven’t shared a Hero Profile in a while? Well there is a good reason for that and you are about to be let in on the secret. A few weeks ago the Milaana team decided that the Hero Profiles as they were didn’t exactly exude … More Everyone Meet Sophie!
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
What are the capability of todays students & jobseekers? What are young people looking for? How do you scope out great cause-driven learning projects? These key areas remain a mystery for many Non-Profits so they were the focus last week when the Milaana team arrived at Volunteering Gold Coast (VGC) for our very first workshop!!! The workshop was titled ‘The … More Milaana Workshop with Volunteering Gold Coast
All students are realising they need experience, but how do they find good opportunities? And how do they make sure these opportunities are right for them? Before Milaana was founded, students were forced to trawl through pages and pages of charity lists and sites to locate internships that also benefit the community. It was often a tedious … More How To Find The Perfect Internship Suited To YOU!
It is the number one piece of advice spelled out to students by university lecturers all over the country – “You need to get experience”. In some degrees it is a necessary component of the course and in others degrees it is all up to the student. However no matter whom you talk to – … More Why You Need To Get Valuable Experience As A Student