Evaluation of Arts Programs- part of the Expert Arts Series of programs by Creative Victoria

Recently, I attended an excellent evaluation workshop conducted by Sarah Penhall as part of the Expert Arts Series conducted by Creative Victoria. She has been kind enough to share her presentation with the participants and I am offering it for your information too. Here is the background to the presentation: How do you know if your project has … [Read more...]

Professional Development Funding Opportunities for support from VAPAC for Members

The VAPAC Executive has once again identified opportunities in our Strategic Plan to allocate funds to support the professional development of Member venues’ staff in 2015. We acknowledge the opportunities for our membership through participation in industry events such as these, and encourage members to attend, and to consider applying for … [Read more...]

Communities in Control Conference

The Lucky Country Reflecting on 50 years since Donald Horne's seminal book In 1964, Donald Horne wrote "Australia is a lucky country, run by second-rate people who share its luck." It was a searing criticism that has now been adopted as a nationalistic boast. Luck: it’s a millstone round our neck. We take it for granted, and we don’t ask why. We … [Read more...]

Keep calm and Go digital Webinar

The fourth workshop in LGAQ's free Arts & Culture online professional development series will focus on digital technology. The workshop will be  held on Wednesday 12 March 2014, 2.00-3.30pm. Although this isn't a board specific issue, harnessing digital technology is one of interest to all CEOs and board members. Most organisations are only … [Read more...]