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
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?
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
Wow. The best way to describe the Google experience is simply, wow. How did Milaana end up in Google’s funky hallowed halls you ask? They flew Milaana down! Whhhaaaatttttt! Its true! As the finale to the 12 week Incubate Program, the top 4 teams from the four universities participating in the Incubate program ,were flown by Google … More Milaana goes to GOOGLE!
Milaana was finally able to start spreading it’s wings amongst South East QLD’s students during our pilot Awareness Campaign during the first week of the university semester! We visited three campuses over three mornings to join in their o-week festivities at the end of Frebraury and had a blast while sharing Milaana’s message and vision. … More Milaana’s O-Week Adventures!
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!
Name: Sweetsheil April Velez Age: 21 Country: Philippines University: Bond University Studying: Bachelor of International Business Area of Interest: Marketing, Design, Accounting Hobbies: Singing, dancing, watching TV, practicing guitar. Briefly describe yourself. Where you’re from, what you’re doing, what your dreams are and something quirky! My name is Sweetsheil April, but call me April. I … More Hero Profile – April!
On a sunny Monday morning in one of the rooms of the QLD State Library, a beautiful thing happened! Some of our team members and a few treasured guests combined brain power for a fantastic morning of stories, coloured paper and communications tactics! The aim of the game was to start developing Milaana’s ‘story’ and … More Creative Thinking and Story-telling!
Meet another of our incredible Heroes – Rahul! Name: Rahul Saxena Age: 23 Country: Australia University: University of Queensland Studying: Masters in Business (Entrepreneurship) Area of Interest: Entrepreneurship, start up development Hobbies: Movies, reading, chatting with family and friends , writing poems and stories, listening to music. Briefly … More Hero Profile – Rahul!
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!