BOYS AREN’T THE ISSUE

BOYS AREN’T THE ISSUE

By: Ben McEachen Is there a problem in Australia with young men? Key points Not every boy or teenager should be lumped in the one basket, says expert. “Unhealthy” messages promoted through social media are a key factor. “I think character formation is everyone’s...
WHY ARE WE SO ANGRY

WHY ARE WE SO ANGRY

By: Sheridan Voysey I recently sat in a doctor’s office waiting for a routine check-up. Tired of scrolling my phone, uninterested in the dog-eared gardening magazine on the table nearby, I paid the information screen on the wall more attention than usual. A message...
A LIFE OF IMPACT

A LIFE OF IMPACT

By: Helping Hands We all know someone who is living an impactful life. For panelists, Darren Thomas, Raewyn Elsegood, and Keith Garner, who joins host, Laura Bennett, on this episode of Helping Hands, living an impactful life has evolved gradually through a series of...
SELFISH FOR GOOD

SELFISH FOR GOOD

  By: Helping Hands “There is a deep, deep value in being ‘good’ for nothing,” quips Jon Owen, CEO of Wayside Chapel, when talking about volunteers. Speaking on Helping Hands, Jon says volunteers gift an estimated $1.5 million worth of waged time to Wayside...
SLOW AND STEADY EFFORT

SLOW AND STEADY EFFORT

  By: Brian Harris I can still hear her saying it. She had been asked why so many people engage in ultimately destructive behaviours, while healthy habits are quietly ignored. Her answer was simple, but it has stuck with me. “Because success is a lagging...