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  • And, we’re off (at last)

    Not sure how you’re all feeling, but now we’re here it isn’t nearly so exciting as the getting there bit. Though, I must say that I’m a bit of an election nerd (terrible admission). It’s a bit like contemporary philosopher Alain de Botton’s book, The Art of Travel (have you read it?). Few things are […]

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  • Post-election strategy workshops

    The Federal Election will be held on 18 May—Australia is preparing to enter into a new political environment, and within weeks, a potential new Government and new cabinet. So, what will this mean for you? Jo Scard, Founder and CEO of Australia’s leading for-good communications and engagement agency Fifty Acres is here to help not-for-profits […]

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  • Five more sleeps everyone

    With budget promises in the air and the election set to be called later this week, here is some advice for not for profits to get prepared. Today is Budget Day – expect it to be laden with good news and goody bags, including a small surplus. It’s not a ridgy-didge budget though, beware. What […]

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  • Fifty Acres Internship Program

    Intern at Fifty Acres— award-winning for-good communications and engagement agency If you are currently studying a degree in media, communications or PR then we want to hear from you! You must be required to undertake an internship for their program of study Work virtually from your university with flexible hours to suit your study schedule […]

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  • Leaders Can Learn From Christchurch

    None of us would have escaped the public discussion about tolerance and leadership in the days after the Christchurch massacre. While I won’t analyse here why it happened, one of the things I think we can learn from the last few days is the incredible role that leadership plays in bringing communities together in times […]

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  • We’re Hiring!

    Fifty Acres is an ambitious, award-winning virtual communications and engagement agency that works with amazing organisations and brands. We are seeking a number of Administration Assistants to help lead a short-term administration project. We will provide full training and then you will be able to take full ownership of the project and see it through […]

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  • NFP women make the world a better place

    This International Women’s Day we’re celebrating all the passionate and dedicated women in the not-for-profit sector – committed to delivering better outcomes for all. In an article published on Australian Women Online, our Founder and CEO Jo Scard discusses how not-for-profit women are making the world a better place.  “In 2019, International Women’s Day wouldn’t […]

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  • Beware The Exits and Refocus

    You’d be forgiven if you thought the departure of a number of Coalition ministers meant a likely defeat at the May poll. We’ve heard angry words from Julie Bishop in the last few days, coupled with the exit of senior Liberal stalwart Christopher Pyne. It has a bad smell about it, doesn’t it? While the […]

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  • Western Sydney Workshop announced

    Our free not-for-profit Government Engagement Workshop is coming to Western Sydney on 28 March! With a federal election just around the corner, organisations, not-for-profits and companies need to take action now to put their organisation in a strong position whatever the outcome. In this free workshop lead by Fifty Acres Managing Director and Founder, Jo Scard, […]

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