Doug Taylor, Wednesday, 20th October 2021 -
We need a comprehensive national framework for reducing child poverty, writes Doug Taylor, who reflects on the impact poverty has on children’s educational outcomes.
Doug Taylor, Thursday, 29th July 2021 -
As Doug Taylor finishes up at the helm of Uniting NSW and ACT and takes on a new job as the CEO of The Smith Family, he reflects on the best ways for leaders to invest their time to have a lasting impact.
Tom McClean, Tuesday, 16th March 2021 -
For the last 30 years there has been a bi-partisan belief in the virtue of markets as a force for good for people. But there is now strong evidence to suggest such a wholesale approach is flawed, write Doug Taylor and Dr Tom McClean.
Doug Taylor, Monday, 1st February 2021 -
If you want to have a stronger focus on impact as a leader, there are a few simple practices to consider, writes Doug Taylor, who explains how he found inspiration in the ancient wisdom of Stoicism.
Doug Taylor, Tuesday, 17th March 2020 -
In times like these we must remember the vulnerable, especially those who are homeless, writes Doug Taylor, director of mission, communities and social impact at Uniting.
Doug Taylor, Tuesday, 18th February 2020 -
A report released in the latter part of last year could lead to a tipping point of sorts for the not-for-profit sector in 2020, as the implications of this start to play out and we ask questions more critical about the pros and cons of markets in human services, writes Doug Taylor.
Doug Taylor, Thursday, 21st November 2019 -
After three royal commissions into vulnerable people it is time we look at what needs to change and who is responsible for making those changes, writes Doug Taylor, deputy executive director of Uniting NSW and ACT.
Doug Taylor, Wednesday, 8th August 2018 -
The market approach to providing social services seen under the National Disability Insurance Scheme can lead to people falling through the gaps, without the opportunity to access services to help them step out of the cycle of disadvantage, writes Uniting NSW and ACT group executive Doug Taylor.
Doug Taylor, Tuesday, 26th June 2018 -
Business has an important role to play and it’s bigger than just creating profit and creating shareholder returns, writes Doug Taylor, group executive, Uniting NSW and ACT.