In 2018, Afford was named Voice Project’s Change Challenge award winner for the large organisation category. It was a truly remarkable achievement for Afford, who in the space of just two years transformed the work environment for their 1300 strong workforce.
We are regularly seeing cases of questionable leadership in the media. With the discoveries made by the recent Royal Commissions, the #metoo movement, Trump scandals and the Liberal Party spill, a renewed emphasis and stronger focus on ethical leadership has never been more important. Successful leadership should revolve around an organisation's values, with the pair driving each other and creating a virtuous self-reinforcing cycle.