How will technology influence innovation for future changemakers? Four industry leaders have their say.

This is an edited extract of Impact Boom’s article on IMPACT’s innovation panel.  The 2017 IMPACT National Conference was held in Brisbane during the 12-13th August at the brand new co-working space, Fishburners. During the two-day conference, young Australians aged between 15-25 came together to tackle an issue that almost 1 in 5 Australians have […]

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“Only 27% of employers check for a gender pay gap”: the reality of workplace gender inequity.
gender inequity in the workplace australia

This article was originally published on CEDA – the Committee for Economic Development of Australia. It has been republished with full permission.   Author: Libby Lyons A succession of reports – from McKinsey, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, and the Grattan Institute – have consistently identified a link between gender equality and better business performance and […]

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Why every social entrepreneur needs a mentor and how to find one.
the importance of a mentor

Mentorship is nothing new. Mentoring has been around for centuries as a way of passing on knowledge and skills – Socrates had Plato, Ray Charles had Quincy Jones, Robin had Batman. The explosion of entrepreneurship has seen a resurgence in the mentor-mentee relationship.You would be hard pressed to find a start-up program nowadays that does […]

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