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Jane Ferrier

The Brain Drain in the Nonprofit Sector

The Brain Drain in the Nonprofit Sector

By Business, People & Culture

“Sensibilities have changed, and there’s a public push to have corporations expand their profit-driven motives to support corporate social responsibility (CSR). There’s also a rethinking within the for-profit industry about how to become socially responsible. Some leaders discuss bringing on board people with social work skills to work on teams geared toward CSR.”

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Return on Action Report 2021

Return on Action Report 2021

By Business, People & Culture

According to this report from Atlassian and PWC, we have finally fallen out of love with wearing ‘working too hard’ as a badge of honour – and we are prioritising mental health; time with family; and work life balance instead.

And people will change roles and knock back promotions to achieve it!

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Oxfam among Australian charities uniting to launch historic disaster relief alliance

Oxfam among Australian charities uniting to launch historic disaster relief alliance

By Business, Revenue - Other

“Sixteen Australian charities, including Oxfam, joined forces to launch the newly-formed Emergency Action Alliance at an online event that featured prominent government leaders, media executives and charity leaders. In an historic move the humanitarian agencies will be uniting in their campaign and fundraising efforts to improve how Australians can support and donate when large scale overseas humanitarian disasters take place.”

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Building the pathway to a national social enterprise strategy

Building the pathway to a national social enterprise strategy

By Business, Revenue - Other

“The conversations we’ve had across the social enterprise sector so far suggest there is widespread support for a national strategy, shared goals and better coordination in the social enterprise sector. But that’s just the beginning. The next step is to setup governance structures to take the project forward and wide consultation and co-creation to shape the project, which is what’s happening now.”

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