Disagreements are inevitable when people with different backgrounds, cultures, personalities and working styles come together to achieve common goals. It is therefore the role of leadership of any organisation to find pathways to transform and manage conflict in a respectful, productive manner.
In this episode of Chasing Impact, MzN Senior Consultant Carolin Gomulia interviews Reana Rossouw, the owner of Next Generation Consultants, a leading South African Management Consulting firm with a wealth of experience in the social innovation, shared value, humanitarian and sustainable development environments. They discuss how professionals in the development and humanitarian ecosystem can prepare for an uncertain future.
To fulfil the social impact sector’s mission, we need to think outside the box to generate creative ideas and see past ‘same old’ solutions. But where do you start if you spend most of your time caught up in the day-to-day running of your organisation? Here we suggest a number of small, practical steps to unlock dormant drivers of creativity and stimulate fresh thinking in your organisation.
In this episode of Chasing Impact, Stephanie Draper, Chief Executive of Bond, the UK network for (now over 400) organisations working in international development shares her insights about the funding gap, the future of NGOs and self-care as a leader.
“The pandemic has opened possibilities for deep, structural change” – an interview with Ingrid Srinath
We are living in unpredictable times. In this interview, MzN senior consultant Carolin Gomulia, asks Ingrid Srinath, Founder and Director at the Centre for Social Impact and Philanthropy (CSIP) at Ashoka University in India, how NGOs can prepare for the changes that might lie ahead.
Join our live Q&A session with Chris Meyer zu Natrup and Alan Barlow, author of Purpose Delivered. This is a follow-up session to our podcast interview with Alan: "Exploring the 'How' of Purpose-Driven Business with Alan Barlow". Please submit your questions in advance. We look forward to seeing you there!
In this interview, Carolin Gomulia, senior consultant at MzN, interviews Shannon Paige, author of the report “Time to Decolonise Aid”. Listen as they explore the topics of systemic racism and structural issues within the humanitarian and aid sector while giving practical ideas and suggestions for organisations - and individuals - to start addressing these topics.
In Part 1 of this two-part series, we discuss why your NGO should take action on climate change, regardless if it has a climate focus or not, and how you can lower your carbon footprint.