The Kindness Pandemic

In COVID-19by Saksham KapoorLeave a Comment

While the COVID-19 pandemic has left us physically isolated, it has in many ways brought us together. Over the past few months, we have seen acts of kindness in the news, and social media, ranging from people and organisations delivering groceries to offering free services, and reducing rents. Sewa in a changing world Traditionally, in Sikh history, ‘Sewa’ (selfless service) …

COVID-19 – what does it mean for your business?

In COVID-19by Saksham KapoorLeave a Comment

Not only has COVID 19 hurt us medically, but it’s also leaving an economic strain on us too. Businesses across a range of industries have seen a significant reduction in turnover which will translate into cash flow issues.  This also raises a question on what this means for employees working for those businesses. The government has responded to these unprecedented …

Online CV checks

In Announcementsby Natasha Bhangal2 Comments

English Are you currently looking for a job and need help reviewing your CV? Do you need help re-entering the job market once the COVID-19 pandemic has subsided? We’ve got just the service which can help, and it’s free! Although our monthly CV checks at the Gurudwara have been temporarily suspended, we are going to continue to have CV checks …

Looking for a job during the COVID-19 Pandemic? Here’s a list of Australian Industries and Employers Hiring Now

In COVID-19by Ramneek Singh1 Comment

The COVID-19 pandemic and the strict Government restrictions implemented in response to the pandemic has seen devasting impacts on the Australian economy with the Australian Bureau of Statistics data revealing that two thirds (66%) of Australian businesses have reported that their cash flow has reduced and nearly half (47%) of businesses have had to make changes to their staffing by …

YSPN Crowdfunding Campaign 2017

In Announcements, Blog, Reflectionsby sakshamkapoorLeave a Comment

YSPN are launching our 2017/18 crowdfunding campaign and we need your support to reach our $50K goal. You, our valued supporters helped us smash our $10k goal last year, and we want to go even further this year. With your help, in 2018 we aim to bring you: All-star cast of speakers and a digitised experience of our events Enhanced …

YSPN Brisbane team members Manpreet and Simran Selected to Participate in GC2018 Multicultural Community Ambassador Program

In Announcementsby Ramneek SinghLeave a Comment

About the program The GC2018 Multicultural Community Ambassador Program has been developed to engage cultural communities, working with community leaders to maximise awareness and engagement and drive attendance to events. There will be 400 multicultural community ambassadors from communities across Australia representing Commonwealth nations.  YSPN is honoured to be represented by two Brisbane-based team members – Manpreet Kaur and Simran Kaur. …

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2017 IABCA Awards Community Excellence Finalists!

In Announcementsby Ramneek SinghLeave a Comment

We’re proud to reveal that YSPN has been nominated for the India Australia Business & Community (IABCA) 2017 awards. IABCA celebrates the Australia-India relationship while honouring migrant entrepreneurship and community leadership. The awards acknowledge migrants and organisations, who have achieved and contributed to our Australia. The IABCA raises awareness of Indians in Australia and Australians in India, encouraging further growth in …

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Watch the 50th YSPN Event video

In Announcementsby Ramneek SinghLeave a Comment

On July 13, 2017 YSPN celebrated our 50th event since inception. To mark the occasion, we produced a short video featuring YSPN Executives, and attendees reflecting on our journey together. You can watch it below. We haven’t stopped at just 50 events though, we’ll be hosting our next speaker Sapreet Kaur, Executive Director of the Sikh Coalition in August-September. To …

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Our new YSPN Brand Identity

In Announcementsby Ramneek SinghLeave a Comment

We’re proud to unveil our new brand and visual identity! The YSPN visual identity reflects the concept of greater heights through solidarity. Using the architectural analogy of the ‘bundled tube structure,’ the design team used conceptual towers to express how everyone in the network collectively influences each other’s success. A new typeface was constructed for YSPN as part of this project …

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YSPN Strategy Weekend

In Announcementsby Ramneek SinghLeave a Comment

Sitting on the 7am flight from Brisbane to Sydney, I had no idea what the National Strategy Weekend was going to have in store. After all, these are things executives with decades of experience do, not a consultant in the Big 4, relatively fresh out of university! Despite my fears during that flight, the experience was incredible. The opportunity to …