Get involved and join us for a workshop, webinar or one of our upcoming events.
Stay tuned for our next event.
Here is a video of our launch at our event in April ‘The DNA of Self-Organising Teams’.
What We Do
We work collaboratively with our clients, aiming for mutual sharing of knowledge, skills and passion. Our approach is rigorous and evidence-based, but jargon-free.
For Individual Organisations We help in the following ways.
Enabling organisational and workforce innovation, including self-organising teams
Building and developing a workforce that combines flexibility and quality
Creating respectful and empowering workplaces
Managing workforce expansion without fragmentation
Helping with strategy, safeguarding and quality
Helping with governance, including board development, and risk
For government & other organisations We contribute in the following ways.
Act as subject matter experts on workforce and labour market issues and solutions
Advise on workforce and labour market policy and data
Undertake workforce research
Manage evaluations for workforce and labour market initiatives
Who We Are
All directors of Purpose at Work have many years of experience consulting with small and large organisations across for-profit and not-for-profit sectors and have undertaken a course with IVS, a leading Dutch institute specialised in self-management.
Yumi Stamet brings extensive experience in workforce development including supporting self-organising teams from both the Netherlands and Australia. She is driven to help create person-centred workplaces focussed on supporting employees to flourish and do their best work.
Dr Alan Hough is an expert in governance and organisational strategy. He has a diverse background, including as a Senior Research Fellow. He has been working with disability organisations to meet the requirements of the Quality and Safeguards Framework without introducing more bureaucracy.
Dr Caroline Alcorso is an expert in workforce strategy and planning, focused on making jobs more engaging, and through that improving organisational success. She has a long background in workforce development, workforce planning and workplace relations.
Want to discuss a project?
For any general enquiries, please feel free to drop us a line here or give us a call.
Strategy, Governance & Risk
Get in touch with Alan Hough
Ph: (+61) 0407 132 848
& Policy and Research
Get in touch with Caroline Alcorso
Ph: (+61) 0422 457 002