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 and we’ll brief you on the what 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 starting 20/1/2020, here’s…
What you need to KNOW: Social Enterprise Australia Facebook Group
. Have you joined yet? This is the place for social entrepreneurs, intermediaries, funders, philanthropists and program coordinators working in the sector to come together to share knowledge and build bridges. We’ve seen over 1000 members in just 3 days! Come join us.
What you need to READ: Systems and Structures to Make Social Enterprise Thrive.
Juanita Pope from Justice Connect has many vivid memories of the Social Enterprise World Forum 2019 in Ethiopia – the people, the dancing, the camaraderie, the incredible stories of entrepreneurs pushing against the odds to create impressive social impact. But the one thing that really struck a chord were the structural and systemic aspirations of many social enterprises speaking at SEWF.
What you need to HEAR: Newkind 2020. Newkind is a conference for social change, designed to inspire and empower you to effectively address the social, environmental and economic issues we face as a global society. Newkind is a training and empowerment experience like no other, designed to assist service providers, educators, social entrepreneurs, activists, and agents of change to become more effective in their work for social change and social, environmental and economic justice. Over 5 days in Marion Bay in Tasmania, there will be discussion panels, lectures, workshops and skill development sessions focused on helping YOU make the most positive impact you can in the world. 3 THINGS not enough?