Social Enterprise: 3 THINGS to Know, Read and Hear
We get it. Life is crazy and balancing out your time can be super hard. With so much going on it’s difficult stay ahead of the learning game and easy to lose track of what's happening in the world of social impact. The trick is to stop trying to read everything out there. There’s too much. And you’re too busy. Instead, give us roughly 3 minutes each fortnight and we'll brief you on the 3 THINGS you need to know, read and hear. If you're passionate about creating positive social and environmental impact, our handpicked content is all you need to stay informed and inspired.
For the week ending 22/07/2018, here's...
What you need to KNOW:
Banksia Sustainability Awards. Enter the 2018 Banksia Sustainability Awards and gain national recognition for your contribution to sustainability. The Banksia Foundation raises the profile of the current sustainability issues facing Australia and recognise those whose initiatives are an encouragement and an example for others to follow. Applications close 1 August.
What you need to READ:
5 Reasons Why Social Procurement Could Be a Game Changer for Social Enterprise. Here are five reasons why the time has never been better for social enterprises to get a slice of the $600 billion procurement pie.
What you need to HEAR:
Interview with Rob Caslick from Two Good. Crazy Dreamers TV chats to Rob to understand how three boys and a BBQ started Australia’s first organic soup kitchen and how their model is now helping women in domestic violence shelters restore their self worth.