To improve the impact and efficiency of the Not-for-Profit sector, our research is designed to make work better. We conduct studies and reviews that examine what works, for whom, why and at what cost.
By leveraging decades of organisational science and advanced analytics, we share credible and useful evidence to transform thought and practice of leaders, funders, and policy makers.
Australian Not-for-Profit Workforce Study
The most comprehensive research study of its kind: on and for Not-for-Profit organisations, and their employees and volunteers working at all levels. Designed to understand and share freely the most effective means for leading people, performance, and purpose.
Identifying and sharing what matters most to make Not-for-Profit work better
Establishing credible and useful evidence to inform people, policy and practices
Charting opportunities to attract, retain, develop and motivate the best talent
LATEST RESEARCH FINDINGS
Science-driven insights on all your employees and volunteers. Free to all Australian Not-for-Profit organisations.
Exploratory findings about the challenges and opportunities to develop Not-for-Profit leaders and leadership capabilities.
THE SOCIAL RETURN ON EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Findings from measuring the impact of professional development and work learning on people, organisations, and purpose.
The right knowledge, skills, and abilities make Not-for-Profit employees and volunteers more effective in their roles, and this facilitates organisational sustainability and impact.
By using the science on learning to put the latest evidence into practice, we design, deliver, advise, evaluate, and help resource activities that build the key capabilities you need.
Action Learning for Purpose
Join the revolution and accelerate individual and organisational development through action learning. Aquire evidence-based tools and processes that facilitate the solution of real-world problems. Learn how to co-design and collaborate within and across organisations.
Decompose and address an organisational challenge and transform it into impact
Learn and transfer action learning behaviours rooted in research, translated to practice
- 83 Not-for-Profit organisations action learned with us, follow into their footsteps
FIND LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
Find opportunities to learn, develop and grow for purpose. Search trainings, webinars, and conferences by topic, location, and more.
FIND FUNDING FOR LEARNING
Find opportunities to resource your capacity building. Search grants and scholarships by topic, location, and more.