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29 August, 2019

Wellness in the workplace

General Manager Culture and People at RedEye and QUT Business School alum, Louise Sharman, shares how this Brisbane startup is making workplace wellbeing a priority.

Organisational behaviour

29 August, 2019

The upside

The trend over the last 25 years is for the rate of giving to outpace inflation, writes Professor Myles-McGregor Lowndes and Associate Professor Wendy Scaife.

Nonprofit and philanthropy

6 June, 2019

Modern slavery

Australia has a Modern Slavery Act. Does it affect you? You might be surprised.

Nonprofit and philanthropy

5 June, 2019

The gender dividend in philanthropy

Investing in organisations and programs focused on women and girls yields higher dividends.

Nonprofit and philanthropy

31 May, 2019

The IKEA effect: how we value the fruits of our labour over instant gratification

The IKEA effect says ‘that labour alone can be sufficient to induce greater liking for the fruits of one’s labour’.

Marketing

12 April, 2019

Women economists are critical for our economic future

It has long been recognised by economists that gender equity is good for the economy. The benefit of successful policies to empower women to participate equally in the global economy could be the addition of $28 trillion to global GDP growth by 2025.

Economy