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OptimalBI turns 10!

OptimalBI turns 10!

Happy birthday to us!  It doesn't seem like that long ago that I first joined the Optimal Bunch, I was in the first 'big' round of recruitment, back in 2012.  Since then we've evolved like any small business, so it's time to look back and see everything that has...

The path to PRINCE2 Practitioner

The path to PRINCE2 Practitioner

Recently, I became a PRINCE2 Practitioner.  Hurrah!  It was quite the path, so I thought I'd share the journey in case you're thinking of joining me in the PRINCE2 world. What is PRINCE2? PRINCE2 (an acronym for PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a de facto...

Happy Holidays – see you in 2017!

Happy Holidays – see you in 2017!

2016 was a pretty busy one for us! When the end of the year comes, it's a good time to look back at the year that was to reflect on the good times, remember the lessons, and to wonder that 2017 will bring. Here's some photos of OptimalBI's 2016.  If you want to know...

Brian Bradley – helping you Master the Vault

Brian Bradley – helping you Master the Vault

Brian Bradley moved to Wellington from South Africa over fifteen years ago and hasn't looked back.  He loves New Zealand, the funny slang we have, the fact that he can stroll down the street in Miramar on a sunny summers' afternoon in his stubbies and jandals and wave...

Tales of Pennie – the traveling pen

Tales of Pennie – the traveling pen

OptimalBI is 8 years old!  I joined just over 4 years ago, and since then we’ve had some adventures.  Take a walk down memory lane with me… The Traveling Pen We give our pens away at any chance we get.  Our friends and family have been to some amazing places and taken...

Meat-free September

I survived a month without eating meat! OK, before I go any further I will divulge my slip-ups: On September 1, I went to the pub with a fellow vegetarian and popped a bit of calamari in my mouth.  Turns out my vege friend eats seafood.  Woops. On September 13, I went...

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I'm no social media superstar or junkie, but the relationship I have with it has blossomed in the past few years. It started with Facebook in 2007 before I headed off overseas where it was (and still is) a fantastic way to keep in touch with people thousands of meters...