Social Enterprise Spotlight: Gifts4Good

At Milaana we love to shine a light on socially conscious organisations who welcome student volunteers. Please welcome Alison Gray, the founder of Gifts4Good, an online shopping portal where every purchase contributes to a good cause. How did you get the idea for Gifts4Good? The inspiration came from two places: 1)    I stumbled across several … More Social Enterprise Spotlight: Gifts4Good

Your Success

Words by Lucy Skadins Success, Noun 1. the favourable or prosperous termination of attempts or endeavours; the accomplishment of one’s goals. 2. the attainment of wealth, position, honours, or the like.   From a young age many of us learned what society defined as success. More often than not, that success came from our external … More Your Success

Milaana Features: Kaylene Langford from StartUp Creative

A few weeks ago I ventured down to the beautiful Burleigh Heads to meet with Kaylene Langford from StartUp Creative. Kaylene is young entrepreneur who recently began living the dream of “working for herself”. Her organisation, StartUp Creative, is a unique business incubator, professional development and mentoring program tailored specifically for young people. Kaylene and I … More Milaana Features: Kaylene Langford from StartUp Creative

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

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!