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
At Milaana, we want to celebrate EVERYONE who shares our passion for helping students and the community. … More Milaana’s map of opportunities for students to #dowelldogood !
Written by: Teigan Margetts, Graduate Program Manager The Useless Advice Epidemic I’ve been in this game long enough to tell you that there is more competition than ever for graduate jobs. As I’ve previously discussed, we are in the midst of a graduate employability crisis whereby even the best, most intelligent and best prepared graduates … More Why every grad needs to do skilled volunteering before they graduate
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
Everyone meet April! This 22 year old graduated from Bond University this year in International Business. But like all our heroes, April brought so much more to Milaana than her ‘area of study’. This talented, young individual was an integral part of Milaana’s beginnings since joining in late 2013 as the Marketing Design Assistant. With … More April and Milaana’s Story
If you are a regular reader of the Milaana blog you will have noticed that our team just gets bigger and bigger. I mean, just look at the list of Hero Profiles we’ve already compiled! More team members is great but can be a lot to manage. So we found another team member to come … More Everyone Meet Nonita!
Everyone meet Vero! You may even recognise her from an earlier Hero Profile! Vero is an Argentinian who came to Brisbane to study a Masters in Communication for Social Change at the University of Queensland. Having already completed a Bachelor in Social Communication and briefly working in the coordination of social programs, Vero felt that … More Vero and Milaana’s Story
So you’ve just hired an impact intern – that’s great news for both your organisation and the intern! But now you’re thinking, when am I going to have the time to mentor them or how do I lead them? Don’t worry, these are common worries for any supervisor and the best solution is knowing how to … More How to Avoid Stress and Become a Superhero Supervisor!
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!
So you have done what you once thought was the hard part – you got the internship! Woo hoo! Congratulations! But now, it is time to get to the hard stuff and make the most out of your experience. Here are a few easy steps you can take to ensure that your intern experience is … More How To Make The Most Out Of Your Internship