Development managers from 17 not-for-profit Australian arts organisations have been selected to be part of the Creative Partnerships Australia 2015 Philanthropy Mentoring Program run by McCarthy Mentoring. Each recipient will be connected with an experienced executive who will draw on their experience in business, not for profits and as company directors to provide strategic advice and practical insights to support and grow the programs. See full list of successful applicants from a range of music, dance, theatre, festival and circus organisations.
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HBR investigates the emerging trend of CEOs accessing seasoned counsel by engaging the services of experienced leaders from outside their company. The result: “we are convinced that more CEOs should connect with mentors rather than assume that theirs is a burden to be shouldered alone.” The researchers state that CEOs are routinely making decisions concerning matters they’ve never before tackled. “In such high-stakes situations, CEOs need wise mentoring…by role models who have been there and done that.”