Secrets to supporting staff through maternity leave: Google Australia’s Sarah Robb

Sarah Robb is the Head of HR and Staffing at Google Australia, a global organisation that needs no introduction. Since 2003, Sarah has worked across multiple countries with Google setting up offices and implementing innovative HR strategies. Her passion is supporting new mothers to navigate working life. Here she shares some practical tips for NFP


Scholarships for the 2014 Not-For-Profit People Conference now open! is proud to announce the scholarship program for the second annual Not-For-Profit People Conference, which will take place on 13-14 November, in Melbourne. To assist organisations that wouldn’t otherwise be able to attend, we’re offering ten small NFPs the opportunity to attend the conference free of charge. The 2014 Not-For-Profit People Conference is shaping up

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Breakfast Event: New Anti-Bullying Laws: How should NFPs respond?

On January 1 this year, new national anti-bullying laws came into force across Australia which potentially create new challenges for all not-for-profit organisations. Do you understand the legislation? Has your organisation implemented policies to respond? Not-For-Profit People is delighted to present two new networking breakfasts in Sydney (Thursday 15 May) and Brisbane (Wed 14 May)


How Google is changing the way people are recruited – and what NFPs can learn to do differently too

Nobody can dispute that Google is innovative. So when the technology giant turns its considerable data-analysis powers to the issue of recruitment, it’s worth taking some notice. Google hires about 5,000 new staff and receives over 1-million resumes each year, so they’ve been crunching data from tens of thousands of interviews to try to work

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A great conference and an empowered community!

Now that the 2013 Not-For-Profit People Conference is over (the first of many, we hope!), we want to say a big thanks to all the fantastic delegates, speakers and sponsors who came along – may the post-conference glow live on! It was an amazing and uplifting experience, with more than 200 people coming along from

4 ways to really make the most from a conference

4 ways to really make the most from a conference

Are you coming to the Not-For-Profit People Conference on August 27-28? If so, check out these great tips on making the most of it from Glen Berman of the Centre for Australian Progress – they’re convening Progress 2013, on 7-8 November 2013. Some people just seem to be natural conference superstars. You can spot them