Words by: Sophie Wood We all know that volunteering is good. Good for the community, good for people who need help and definitely good for the resume (don’t pretend you weren’t thinking it). However I’ve recently read some articles and statistics that say volunteering is equally beneficial for your emotional health. For example, statistics have … More The Emotional Benefits of Volunteering
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
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!
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
Writing a CV and cover letter can often be a tricky activity! We spoke about it briefly here but feel like we didn’t do it enough justice. So here is a whole post dedicated to tips and tricks helping you to write a rocking CV and cover letter. We hope that this makes the process … More How To Write A Cover Letter and CV
WOW! What a big few weeks it has been for Milaana and probably you too! Two weeks ago students went back to uni in Brisbane and Gold Coast and Milaana came back with you! Here is a little compilation of our favourite moments… First stop – Griffith QCA! On Monday 28th of July Milaana took … More O-Week and Volunteer Fair Adventures!
Well hello hello! Johan here reporting in on what was an absolutely fantastic visit to Ali Phillips at Bust A Move Dance! Sometime last week I found myself slowly crawling up the many stairs into the MAD dance house in Brisbane, searching for the location of the fabled Bust a Move (BAM) dance lessons! My … More Milaana Visits: Bust A Move Dance