January 15, 2016
Think HQ is proud to announce talent management as an exciting addition to our extensive skills portfolio
Think HQ is thrilled to be working with Founder of Youth Without Borders, Yassmin Abdel-Magied, and Founder of Meliora Group, Jill Riseley, to assist them in building their personal profiles, and generating meaningful community discussion about important issues.
Working with Yassmin and Jill marks Think HQ’s entry into the area of profile management, and we couldn’t be more excited!
Yassmin and Jill are established and respected individuals in their separate fields and they both share a passion for creating positive social change.
Yassmin Abdel-Magied is a mechanical engineer, author, and social commentator who encourages the empowerment of youth, women, and those from culturally diverse backgrounds. Among her long list of accolades, Yassmin has been Queensland Young Australian of the Year, Young Australian Muslim of the Year, and a Young Leader Winner of '100 Woman of Influence' Awards.
Jill Riseley is the Founder and Managing Director of the Meliora Group, a strategic advisory firm...Read More
January 13, 2016
Snapshot of the 2014 Australian Charities & Non-for-profits Commission (ACNC) report
In December last year, the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission (ACNC) released its 2014 report into the financial performance and sustainability of the Australian charitable sector. The report - produced in partnership with the Centre for Social Impact, and the Social Policy Research Centre at the University of New South Wales - revealed an extremely diverse and growing sector, with more than 38,000 registered charities currently operating within a $103 billion dollar industry.
Key insights of the report include:
SIZE AND LOCATION:
Around one in five Australian charities are considered as ‘large’, with an annual income of $1 million dollars or more. Some 22 per cent of ‘large’ charities reported incomes over $10 million dollars. Two thirds of all Australian charities are smaller charities - with an annual income of less than $250,000. NSW and Victoria dominate the charitable...Read More
January 11, 2016