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How exercise can help you manage stress and improve productivity

As a Project Manager at Ocasta I feel that for me, exercise plays a big part in helping me to manage everyday tasks, deal with stressful situations and be more productive and efficient. Initially, I started running as I wanted to improve my fitness but what I didn’t realise was…

As a Project Manager at Ocasta I feel that for me, exercise plays a big part in helping me to manage everyday tasks, deal with stressful situations and be more productive and efficient. Initially, I started running as I wanted to improve my fitness but what I didn’t…

Ocasta receive honourable mention at the Brighton & Hove Business Awards

Ocasta and Oplift have received yet another honourable mention but this time it was for 'innovation in business' at the 2018 Brighton and Hove Business Awards. Our entry focused on Oplift, our employee engagement, learning, and operations tool. [gallery size="medium" ids="4711,4712,4713"] Our suite of products improves the employee experience in…

Ocasta and Oplift have received yet another honourable mention but this time it was for 'innovation in business' at the 2018 Brighton and Hove Business Awards. Our entry focused on Oplift, our employee engagement, learning, and operations tool.

Greg’s top tips from Unity Unite 2018

What is Unity? Unity is a versatile development platform used primarily to build high-quality 2D and 3D games, we use it here to create Albert the e-learning hero for Virgin Media. Unity Unite is an annual conference for content-creators to learn about the latest developments in the Unity engine and…

What is Unity? Unity is a versatile development platform used primarily to build high-quality 2D and 3D games, we use it here to create Albert the e-learning hero for Virgin Media. Unity Unite is an annual conference for content-creators to learn about the latest developments in the…

Oplift now available through G-Cloud 10

Ocasta have been selected to provide Oplift, their employee engagement, learning, operations and compliance platform on G-Cloud 10, the number one UK government digital marketplace for IT products and services. Visit us on the G-Cloud website here. How can Oplift help you? Oplift provides digital tools designed to reduce compliance risks and…

Ocasta have been selected to provide Oplift, their employee engagement, learning, operations and compliance platform on G-Cloud 10, the number one UK government digital marketplace for IT products and services. Visit us on the G-Cloud website here. How can Oplift help you? Oplift provides digital tools…

‘A day in the life at Ocasta’ directed & created by Ben our work experience student

Ocasta recently welcomed a lovely student called Ben who worked with us for a week to practice his video production skills. He joined us from BDMA as part of his work experience to complement his media course at Portslade Aldridge Community Academy. Let's face it, we've all been there... stuck in…

Ocasta recently welcomed a lovely student called Ben who worked with us for a week to practice his video production skills. He joined us from BDMA as part of his work experience to complement his media course at Portslade Aldridge Community Academy. Let’s face it, we’ve all been there… stuck…

How we helped Virgin Media dramatically improve their app ratings

The Virgin Media WiFi app lets you auto-connect to more than 22,000 WiFi hotspots in popular places around the UK. It's incredibly useful for customers as it saves their data costs and provides them with an overall better experience. However, the product managers for mobile data and WiFi at Virgin Media…

The Virgin Media WiFi app lets you auto-connect to more than 22,000 WiFi hotspots in popular places around the UK. It’s incredibly useful for customers as it saves their data costs and provides them with an overall better experience. However, the product managers for mobile data and WiFi at Virgin…

It’s never too late to code!

Have you ever spent your time thinking about how you could completely change your career path and land your dream job 🤔? Freyja, one of our talented web developers tells you how she did just that. Her story gives you an exciting insight into how she moved from her career…

Have you ever spent your time thinking about how you could completely change your career path and land your dream job 🤔? Freyja, one of our talented web developers tells you how she did just that. Her story gives you an exciting insight into how she moved from her…

Git Merge – Are you branching up the wrong tree?

At Ocasta we have a diverse group of developers working with a variety of languages and technologies. Each of us works day-to-day with some combination of Swift, Go, JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Ruby, HTML, or CSS, to name a few. But the one thing we have in common is that every day…

At Ocasta we have a diverse group of developers working with a variety of languages and technologies. Each of us works day-to-day with some combination of Swift, Go, JavaScript, Java, Kotlin, Ruby, HTML, or CSS, to name a few. But the one thing we have in common is that every…

Oplift & Virgin Media receive honourable mention in Ragan’s 2017 Employee Communications Awards

Oplift, our employee engagement, learning and operations app has received yet another honourable mention but this time we have been recognised for our contribution to employee communications for Ragan’s 2017 Employee Communications Awards. We entered Oplift and Virgin Media for our whole suite of retail apps, which were designed to speed up…

Oplift, our employee engagement, learning and operations app has received yet another honourable mention but this time we have been recognised for our contribution to employee communications.

MakerClub opens first permanent workshop in Brighton

MakerClub, the creative-design after school programme announce their first permanent making and inventing workshop in Brighton! You can now find the ‘MakerClub’ Lab on New England Street where they will be teaching kids the skills to become master inventors. With the workshops previously being held at Barclay’s Eagle Lab in…

MakerClub, the creative-design after school programme announce their first permanent making and inventing workshop in Brighton! You can now find the ‘MakerClub’ Lab on New England Street where they will be teaching kids the skills to become master inventors. With the workshops previously being held at Barclay’s Eagle Lab in…