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 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
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?
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!
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
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
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!
Connection. There is nothing quite like the energy that is sparked when like-minded people connect. This is why we love what we do at Milaana so much, we simply help to connect like minded people through community focused projects. Whilst its wonderful to utilise the magic of the internet and software to enable connection anytime, anywhere, … More Milaana Connects! UQ BSPA Event
Last Friday saw out first ever student event at the Bond University “Club Sign-on Day”! We’ve been preparing for this day for quite some time, getting pamphlets and snazzy Ambassador t-shirts designed by the fabulous students of Griffiths Liveworm studio, honing our message and building a great team of Milaana Ambassadors at Bond. I must admit that I was … More Spreading awareness at Bond University!
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