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Elevating impact through leadership: key responsibilities of Not-For-Profit board members

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in the boardrooms of Not-For-Profit (NFP) organisations? What exactly do those influential board members do to drive the mission forward?

If you’re enthusiastic about understanding the primary responsibilities of an NFP board, let’s pull back the curtain and explore some common tasks undertaken by NFP board members.

5 key traits of effective not-for-profit leaders

Integrity and ethical leadership are the backbones of any not-for-profit organisation. Leaders must practice and promote transparency, accountability, and ethical decision-making. This builds trust with stakeholders, ensures compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, and maintains the organisation’s reputation. 1. Visionary Thinking A visionary leader can articulate a clear and compelling mission, inspiring others to join […]

2024 LinkedIn beginner’s guide: boost your leadership brand

7 ways to plan and achieve your goals for 2023

Are you a seasoned senior leader eager to boost your online presence this year?  In today’s digital landscape, a well-optimised LinkedIn profile is your ticket to success. This guide offers practical strategies to enhance your profile, empowering you to establish a commanding online presence. Understanding the significance of LinkedIn profile optimisation With over 1 billion […]

LinkedIn optimisation step-by-step guide: from setup to stand out

Stepping into the year 2024 highlights the ever-growing importance of nurturing your LinkedIn presence. Social Media Perth has a great resource with the ultimate and up-to-date list of LinkedIn statistics, which reveals LinkedIn’s true power. The platform has 1 billion registered users worldwide and is particularly influential in Australia, boasting 12.7 million profiles and engaging an audience […]

How mentorship and networking shape NFP careers

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Networking and mentorship stand as powerful engines driving career success. They also serve as strategic keys to unlocking opportunities and fostering career growth within the Not-For-Profit (NFP) sector. The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) registered more than 57,000 NFP organisations as of 2022, reflecting the NFP sector’s dynamic and expansive nature. Amidst this richness […]

How to plan a great career at any age or stage

Planning your career is not something you should set and forget. It is an important part of any stage in your life or career and can help drive your next promotion, the leadership opportunity you’ve been chasing or to make a complete career shift. Career planning is the continuous process of proactively managing and mapping […]

How to ensure your digital footprint enhances not hinders your career

What digital footprint are you leaving behind? With most of the world active across various social media platforms and online networking sites, it can be easy to forget that what you put online about yourself leaves an impression that can be difficult to erase. So, if you’re ready to jump into a new role, shift […]

5 tips to master your virtual interview

A few years ago a virtual interview would have been pretty unusual. Move forward to 2021 and many people and their organisations are working from home. Virtual meetings, virtual chats and now virtual interviews are commonplace. According to Gartner, 89% of organisations have shifted to virtual recruiting since COVID-19. That’s a significant shift. So, if […]

How to future proof your career in 4 steps

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I had the honour of presenting to the Young Professional Network of the Institute of Public Administration Australia, NSW on how they could future proof there careers in the public service. To prepare for the event, I spoke to old colleagues and reflected on my career to uncover the things that we wished we’d known at […]