Successful small businesses need to have training and financial management as part of their 2009 business plan

29 January 2009, 9:00 am

Optus announced today the findings of national research that shows the key areas of focus for small business (SMB) owners are IT (31%), financial management (17%), and marketing (15%). While important these are also the least enjoyable tasks for Australian entrepreneurs and the areas they would like more training in. Phil Offer, Optus Small and … Read more

OPTUS ONE80PROJECT announces free winners’ festival

20 January 2009, 9:00 am

International screen queen Teresa Palmer returns to australia for the OPTUS ONE80PROJECT free winners’ festival featuring indie-folk artist Bob Evans Sunday February 1, 2009 at Harmony Park, Goulburn Street, Surry Hills from 6:00pm Voting now open at www.one80project.com.au Following the success of the Boxing Day release of Bedtime Stories, Teresa Palmer has returned home for … Read more

Optus Connects Communities

19 January 2009, 9:00 am

Optus announced today funding for 23 community projects to reduce social isolation for those in need and reconnect disengaged youth in the community – each project receiving funding of up to $5,000. “Optus connects friends, family and communities every day via its products and services. Today, Optus’ funding is helping 23 community organisations connect with … Read more

Optus brings Australian Open 2009 live to the mobile

19 January 2009, 9:00 am

Free live streaming of the Seven Network’s Australian Open broadcast on Optus 3G mobile Optus announced today a partnership with the Seven Network to live stream Seven’s official broadcast of the Australian Open 2009 tennis direct to mobiles, keeping fans across the hottest sport action during January. Mark Mulder, Optus General Manager Content and Portals … Read more