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June 2019

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DYO – How leaders can help their team become resilient when stress and change are the norm

Thank you to ACPNS Researcher, Dr Ruth Knight for this article. What is workplace stress? Most teams experience some stress and change at work. Sometimes a stress response can be an appropriate, even beneficial reaction. Associate Professor Daniela Kaufer suggests short-lived stress can improve alertness and performance and boost memory (Jaret, 2015). However, when stress is…

Scholarships & bursaries for philanthropy, nonprofit and social enterprise students

Thanks to the generosity of the many wonderful people who have contributed to ACPNS scholarships and bursaries, we have even more opportunities for our new philanthropy, nonprofit and social enterprise students! Students enrolling in mid-2019 and 2020 may be eligible to apply for: The Myles McGregor-Lowndes Scholarship – Covers 50% of the domestic tuition fee of the Graduate Certificate of…

Learnings From May’s Tea & Buns

Tea & Buns, a monthly community of practice facilitated by ACPNS, was held again on Thursday 30th May. Attendees were fortunate enough to hear from three special guests; Sandy Blackburn-Wright – Managing Director of Social Outcomes, Dr Lyn Alderman – Principal of The Evaluators’ Collective, and Sara Parrott – Head of Corporate Responsibility at Suncorp Group…