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Team work makes the dream work

Team work makes the dream work

I like working at a small company for a couple of reasons: I'm a generalist, not a specialist, so small organisations suit my skill set better, which means I'm usually never bored. You know your colleagues better.  You know the name of their spouse, their kids, their...

Kia kaha Aotearoa

Our hearts have broken and there are no words to adequately express how senseless and horrific the loss of life in Christchurch was on Friday. We can not begin to imagine the impact of losing 50 members of the muslim community of Christchurch - the loss of fathers,...

Starting the day with hugs

Starting the day with hugs

Our philosophy here at OptimalHQ has always been to amplify and support the great works of organisations who enable our vulnerable communities or who provide resources focused on building capability. To that end in 2018 we have raised money, donated time and goods to...

Giving up for a cause

Giving up for a cause

The month of July for many people was a "dry" month - giving up alcohol for a great cause. Here at OptimalBI we expanded that scope to a month of giving up something we are addicted to. Many of the team, like me, chose alcohol (I actually had a damp July with loads of...

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...