Practical tips for writing grant funding applications: Changemaker Coaching Session with Libby Ellis

This month’s Changemaker of the Month, Libby Ellis from InCharge, chose the topic of writing grant applications for her coaching session.
The Problem: “I don’t know where to begin when writing applications”
Libby says: “When I start writing an application, it takes […]

A Day in the Life of a Changemaker: Libby Ellis

What does a Day in the Life of a Changemaker really look like? This month we’re going behind-the-scenes as Libby Ellis, Changemaker of the Month for September, shares with us snapshots from her day.
7am. I run one morning a week […]

By |September 17th, 2014|A Day in the Life, Changemaker of the Month|1 Comment

Changemaker of the Month Interview with Libby Ellis

 

 

Libby Ellis is Founder of InCharge, an organisation that exists to assist people with disabilities to be the authors and champions of their own lives.

 

 
1. What do you see as your role as changemaker?
I would describe my role as […]

By |September 8th, 2014|Changemaker of the Month, Interview|1 Comment

How Dimity saved 1 week of time (with this simple inbox tip)

This month’s Changemaker of the Month, Dimity Podger, chose Inbox Bootcamp for her coaching session.

Here’s a glimpse behind the scenes of our coaching session, and how you, too, can save 1 week a year with this simple step. 

 
The […]

By |August 25th, 2014|Email Fitness, Time Management|2 Comments

A Day in the Life of a Changemaker: Dimity Podger

What does a Day in the Life of a Changemaker really look like? This month we’re going behind-the-scenes as Dimity Podger shares with us snapshots from her day.

On my way to and at the “Turning Values into Action” panel for the […]

By |August 19th, 2014|A Day in the Life, Changemaker of the Month|0 Comments

Changemaker of the Month interview with Dimity Podger

Dr Dimity Podger is Founder and Director of Barasa Consulting Group. She works with businesses to create high performance culture through bringing their noble values to life.

Prior to Barasa, she was the team leader guiding an international collaboration […]

By |August 14th, 2014|Changemaker of the Month, Interview|4 Comments

How much time do you spend on email each YEAR?

I’ve been thinking a lot about email lately. I’ve been listening to my clients, reading blogposts and seeking out research articles.

But my biggest AHA moment about email came when i got out my calculator and punched in some numbers.

I […]

By |August 12th, 2014|Email Fitness, Managing your time and energy|0 Comments

Cocaine, email and deliberate distraction

“Social media is addictive!”

“Checking my email is a compulsion — I just can’t help myself.”

“I wonder if I have ADD”.

I hear my clients saying things like this all the time. They’re half-joking, but there’s a lot of truth in […]

Donate28 photo proof: How Natasha Akib spent her Donate28 money (photo proof!)

It might look more like torture than self-care, but Natasha Akib, Changemaker of the Month for June, knows that acupuncture is good for her wellbeing.

If you look closely at the photo, you can see the needles in her stomach (along with her […]

A Day in the Life of a Changemaker: Shanil Samarakoon

What does a Day in the Life of a Changemaker really look like?

Here Shanil Samarakoon from Empower Projects shares some snapshots of a typical day.

1) My laptop is a key part of each day. I start the day […]

By |July 28th, 2014|A Day in the Life, Changemaker of the Month|1 Comment