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
Wow what a huge few months for the Milaana team and all of the organisations that have been a part of the journey. If you’re a Milaana organisation who has been following on the blog, then you would have already learnt; The benefits of hiring an Impact Intern What Impact Interns are looking for How … More Impact Placement End – Capture, Share and Appreciate the Value Created!
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
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!
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?