OnTheGoSystems News

Cheer up with morning warm-ups!

Coffee in the morning invigorates well, and a workout in the morning is even better! It's not a secret that morning exercises is a common habit for successful people, besides drinking water with lemon. Why? They tend to get out of bed early in the morning and start moving right away. After just 10 minutes of physical activity, our body produces certain amino acids, which calm the mind and promote focus. Five reasons why warm-ups cheer up: ? Reason 1....

September 18, 2020

Combining your lifestyle and secular work successfully

This month we are introducing you to Nigel Anderson, Team leader for Toolset Support. Nigel lives in County Wicklow, Ireland with his young family.  Wicklow is famous for its dramatic beauty thanks to the peaceful nature of the Wicklow Mountains and valleys, and the breath-taking scenery along its coastline and it’s only 42 km from the vibrant city of Dublin. Working remotely for OnTheGoSystems, Nigel has been able to select this enviable location to make his home, pursue the lifestyle...

September 17, 2020

OTGS August News

We spent this month testing and polishing the big upcoming releases for both WPML and Toolset. The final pieces are falling into place and everything is getting ready to announce it to clients. Besides this, we're always busy with new things related to compatibility, partnerships, and support. Toolset News This month, the Toolset team has focused on completing a major milestone focused on compatibility. We are close to releasing a new experience to build complex and multilingual sites using post...

August 31, 2020

Alejandro Sanchez’s Success Story – Love what you do

Me and my girlfriend Vanessa Alejandro, tell us about yourself, how did you start your career at OnTheGosystems? My name’s Alejandro Jose Sanchez Parra (quite long, eh? They are actually 2 names and 2 last names) and I currently live in Italy but I was born and raised in Venezuela.  I started working at OTGS in October 2018 and have loved every moment since. This job is full of challenges and constantly pushes me to improve myself, both as a...

August 20, 2020

Ashraf Hesham – What it is like working as a Quality assurance tester at OnTheGoSystems

Ashraf Hesham is this month’s Employee of the month. We are happy to introduce him to you and tell you about his work here at OnTheGoSystems. First of all. Ashraf, can you explain to us what QA is all about? Certainly. Quality Assurance is popularly known as QA Testing. QA testers work mainly for software development companies to examine and improve the processes which lead to the end-product. It’s a systematic process of determining whether our products or services meet...

August 19, 2020

OTGS July News

As the summer is heating up in the Northern Hemisphere, so is the development of our plugins. We are on the verge of releasing two big updates for both Toolset and WPML. Toolset News During July, the Toolset team is completing some of the features we have been working on for the last two months, focused around multilingual sites that want to display rich information to a broad audience. Site owners and maintainers will also enjoy our improved editor support...

July 29, 2020

A first interview at OnTheGoSystems – Izzi Hassan

Our Employee of the month, Izzi Hassan, describes his experience at his first interview for a position at OnTheGoSystems. Izzi, first tell us about yourself I live in Islamabad, Pakistan. My parents are both MBAs from the University of Peshawar in my hometown. My father is a trader in cement here in Pakistan while my mother currently resides in Texas, working as a translator and case handler with refugees. I grew up in Peshawar before moving to Lahore for college...

July 29, 2020

How has working remotely with OTGS benefited your family? – An interview with Andreas Walter

My name is Andreas Walter and I originally come from Germany. My family left Germany in 2012 and settled in Lima, my wife's hometown. We had a significant amount of savings and huge expectations but finding an adequate job was harder than expected.  How did you find the job market in a country like Peru? My first jobs in Peru kept me busy for 50-60 hours a week, with only one day off, no vacations and no paid sick leave...

July 29, 2020

OTGS June News

We are already halfway through the year and it has been a busy six months for the team at OnTheGoSystems. Toolset News In May, we released a number of major (and also some minor) updates for Toolset. Blocks 1.2 is finally out, with new blocks for galleries, sliders and Youtube, and new layouts for Views including Masonry and collage modes. We also concentrated on improving the better overall performance. We released some maintenance updates for these two plugins, and also...

June 30, 2020

Jamal Boulhous – understanding the needs of our clients from exotic Morocco

Here at OTGS we work closely with colleagues from all over the world. It’s wonderful to get to know about their countries and cultures.   Jamal lives and works in exotic Morocco, a North African country bordering the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, distinguished by its Berber, Arabian and European cultural influences. Think of Tangiers, Casablanca, Berber villages in the High Atlas Mountains and camels crossing the Sahara… The view 20 minutes from Ait Ourir Let’s visit Jamal and find...

May 11, 2020