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Oplift and Virgin Media named Gold winners at the 2017 TJ Awards!

Oplift (our award-winning employee engagement tool) and Virgin Media have scooped yet another award. Following our win at the 2017 Engage Awards for 'Best use of technology in learning', we have now been recognised for the benefit that our technology provides: optimal customer service. The TJ Awards have named us…

Oplift (our award-winning employee engagement tool) and Virgin Media have scooped yet another award. Following our win at the 2017 Engage Awards for ‘Best use of technology in learning’, we have now been recognised for the benefit that our technology provides: optimal customer service. The TJ…

Ocastars dressed up and posing for a shot with their new TJ award against a sponsorship background. Ocastars dressed up and posing for a shot with their new TJ award against a sponsorship background.

Five minutes with Jason

Jason tells us what is sure to make his eyes roll, why he would love to go to Jerusalem and what poo coloured beverage he used to enjoy in his younger years. He would quite like to try out dairy farming for the week and explains why he gave up…

Jason tells us what is sure to make his eyes roll, why he would love to go to Jerusalem and what poo coloured beverage he used to enjoy in his younger years. He would quite like to try out dairy farming for the week and explains why he gave…

Oplift and Virgin Media are crowned winners at the 2017 Engage Awards!

Oplift and Virgin Media have been crowned winners of ‘Best use of technology’ and highly recommended for ‘Best use of training’ in employee engagement at the 2017 Engage Awards. The awards, held at the Westminster Park Plaza Hotel, showcase organisational excellence in employee engagement. The ‘Best use of technology in employee…

Oplift and Virgin Media have been crowned winners of ‘Best use of technology’ and highly recommended for ‘Best use of training’ in employee engagement at the 2017 Engage Awards. The awards, held at the Westminster Park Plaza Hotel, showcase organisational excellence in employee engagement. The ‘Best use…

Ocastars posing for photo with Engage Trophy for Best use of technology and Best use of training Ocastars posing for photo with Engage Trophy for Best use of technology and Best use of training

Grab a pizza this 360° Codebar video

Codebar is a great workshop designed for anyone who wants to learn or develop new tech skills. With a vision in mind; to build diversity in the tech sector 💪  Held weekly in both Brighton and London, it's free and enables underrepresented tech enthusiasts to learn in a supportive and friendly…

Codebar is a great workshop designed for anyone who wants to learn or develop new tech skills. With a vision in mind; to build diversity in the tech sector 💪  Held weekly in both Brighton and London, it’s free and enables underrepresented tech enthusiasts to learn in a supportive and…

360 degree shot of Ocasta sponsoring codebar at the skiff 360 degree shot of Ocasta sponsoring codebar at the skiff

Ocasta help spark the next generation of inventors

The Ocastars were joined by Declan from MakerClub this week, the creative-design after school programme which teaches children how to use emerging technologies for new inventions! BrightSparks is the scholarship programme, designed to allow children aged  8-13 from lower-income families to take part in the impressive technological experience. We are sponsoring a…

The Ocastars were joined by Declan from MakerClub this week, the creative-design after school programme which teaches children how to use emerging technologies for new inventions! BrightSparks is the scholarship programme, designed to allow children aged  8-13 from lower-income families to take part in the impressive technological experience.

A BrightSparks child playing outside with lego at MakerClub Brighton A BrightSparks child playing outside with lego at MakerClub Brighton

Will the real Ocastar please stand up🕺

Some Ocastars are choosing to ditch the chair and stand their way through the day, sometimes our legs just need a good long stretch. Here at Ocasta we will try anything if it means a better working environment. As if the freshly ground coffee machine ☕️, bagels 🍩, Fika Thursdays…

Some Ocastars are choosing to ditch the chair and stand their way through the day, sometimes our legs just need a good long stretch. Here at Ocasta we will try anything if it means a better working environment. As if the freshly ground coffee machine ☕️, bagels 🍩, Fika…

Apple Search Ads hit the UK – so what’s the big fuss?

Last week saw the launch of Apple Search Ads in the UK, alongside Australia and New Zealand. So what's better about it and why should you rush to advertise there? Great news for small businesses ✊ Advertising isn't just for the large corps, here are two reasons why; With Apple Search Ads…

Last week saw the launch of Apple Search Ads in the UK, alongside Australia and New Zealand. So what’s better about it and why should you rush to advertise there? Great news for small businesses ✊ Advertising isn’t just for the large corps, here are two reasons why; With Apple Search Ads…