Hit the high notes: Lessons on business innovation from soprano Tania de Jong
In this world of rapid change and cut-throat competition, all businesses need to innovate. The problem is that it is easier said than done. Here are de Jong’s tips for how business can foster creativity and innovation.
Finalist in the Westpac Community Leaders Awards 2013
Tania de Jong AM has been named a finalist in the Westpac Community Leaders Awards 2013 for her work. She has proven her great leadership skills in establishing a scalable model to grow Creativity Australia to a nationwide singing movement. Since 2008, she has attracted more than 3 million dollars to support the program.
Keynote Speech at National Local Government Human Resource Conference
On Friday, November 8, Tania presented a keynote Speech titled “Creativity and Innovation – how to harness them in your people and organisation” for Local Government Association of Australia at RACV Royal Pines Resort, Benowa, Gold Coast.
Innovator Attributes by Tania de Jong AM
According to Tania, below are the 10 attributes which all innovators have in common: 1. Curious: Innovators actively explore the environment, challenge status quo and investigate new possibilities.
Keynote speech at Monash Post-Graduate Association
On Monday, October 14, Tania presented a keynote speech “Creativity: the strategic tool of the 21st century” at Monash Post-Graduate Association.Here is the feedback she got:
Northcote High School Graduation Speech
On Tuesday, 22 October 2013, Tania gave a graduation speech for Northcote High School at University of Melbourne.
Keynote speech at Melbourne Business School
On Tuesday, 8 October 2013, Tania presented a keynote speech “Creativity and Innovation: Strategic tool of the 21st century” at Melbourne Business School. Here is the feedback she got:
Creativity Australia’s WITH ONE BIG VOICE Concert 2013
In September Creativity Australia brought together 13 With One Voice choirs from Victoria and NSW at the Melbourne Town Hall. 400 voices and over 40 nationalities including CEOs, job seekers, refugees, students, people living with disabilities or disadvantage shared inspirational stories and songs to a packed hall.
Lighthouse Institute Performance
On Tuesday, 13 August 2013, Tania performed at Lighthouse Institute event. Here is the feedback she got: “The feedback from people who spoke to me said your performance was just divine and they wanted it to go on. We are so grateful for your talents and your work.” Susan Barton, Lighthouse Institute
IPAA State Summit Dinner Performance
Tania recently performed as the Opening Act at the Gala Dinner for the IPAA State Summit Dinner at the Regent Plaza Ballroom.