Episode 12: A conversation with Jocelyn Kelty

Listen to Jocelyn Kelty, Director of Richmond Associates, Australia, share her experience as a recruiter to the non-profit sector. She provides excellent tips and advice on what recruiters and their clients are looking for in the “match making” process. She has extensive experience recruiting for positions involving a move to a new country and reveals the nuances involved in these special assignments. If you are looking for a career change or would like to secure a new opportunity within the non-profit sector be sure to take the time to listen to this episode of Streams of Thought for Non-Profits.

Episode 11: A conversation with John Stuckey

John Stuckey, former Chairman of McKinsey & Company Asia,  provides invaluable insight on a CEO’s thinking and suggest the approaches a non-profit should take in trying to engage a CEO. John talks in depth about the younger generation and the need to align with the causes they believe in to help rally senior management for a worthy cause.  McKinsey & Company is known for attracting high-quality talent and John shares the necessity of having those difficult intellectual “hurdles” to retain them. “Bite the bullet” and “it is good to sleep on it” are two pieces of advice John offers.  You won’t be disappointed listening to this well-respect former Chairman give counsel that will help your organisation and your career.

Episode 10: A conversation with Kevin Hyde

Kevin Hyde, Media Relations Manager at Saint Martin’s University, is an experienced writer who understands writing for fundraising and engagement in addition to media relations. Listen to Kevin offer sage advice on audience awareness and plain talk communications. Kevin walks through the process of developing a case for support and how to overcome internal opinions that run contrary to what the data is telling an organisation.  Everyone can improve their writing skills and Kevin provides some pointers that can help.