Is your organisation innovative?

We often associate innovation with companies like Apple, Tesla or Google. But what about in the not-for-profit or for purpose sector, and why do NFP’s need to be thinking about innovation? Well the good news is that innovation in the NFP is alive and well with high levels of innovation reported in research into the sector in 2018 with 40% of organisations meeting the criteria for innovation and a further 55% implementing improvements. What does…

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Governance Issues at the forefront in 2019

We are a little over a month into 2019 and governance (or specifically a lack thereof) has been at the forefront of headlines in these opening weeks of the year. The findings from the Royal Commission into misconduct in the banking industry were released last week highlighting significant failings in governance amongst our banking institutions. This week the Royal Commission into the aged care sector has commenced and it is evident that failings in governance…

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Welcome to Purpose Driven Performance

I am extremely excited to announce the launch of my management consultancy Purpose Driven Performance. I have had a long held dream of having my own consultancy and am pleased to now be bringing this ambition to life. PDP aims to provide organisational capability and business development solutions to associations, not for profit organisations and small business with a community purpose at their core. With the sector facing ever increasing demands from multiple stakeholders, combined…

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