Author Archives: Enya Samways

Counter Offers – A Recruiter’s Worst Nightmare 🤦‍♂️

As recruiters, we speak to candidates who may be considering a new opportunity every day. Each person has their own reason for looking. We do our best to understand their motivation and needs, so that we can find a new role that fits. The most common reasons that prompt people to seek a new opportunity, […]

Johnnie Walker, Princes Street – A Reason to ‘Keep Walking’!

Last week our Senior Recruitment Administrator, Mary, visited Edinburgh and had the pleasure of trying out the new Johnnie Walker experience on Princes Street. Keep reading to find out Mary’s thoughts on the day. As a whisky fan, I just HAD to visit the brand-new Johnnie Walker experience. Formerly home to House of Fraser, Diageo have […]

Covid-19: One Year On

#OneYearOn Nobody could have predicted the impact that Covid-19 would have on our lives. It’s affected every single one of us. So many people have suffered the devastating loss of loved ones, myself included. I lost my dad to the virus, just after Christmas. I am so thankful to the NHS staff, who provided the […]

WindowsWear Awards 2021 – Our Top Picks

Take a look at the team’s favourite contenders from the upcoming WindowsWear Awards 2021. There’s some amazing projects and it’s great to see some of our clients featured too – all deserving winners! Nike Training Club App – Best AR / VR Experience Our Senior Recruitment Administrator, Mary is a big fan Nike’s Training Club […]

The Road to Success, is Always Under Construction

Here at Straco, we think it’s important for every business to adapt and evolve, to ensure they remain relevant, whilst maintaining a consistent and familiar identity. Which is why we have given our website a refresh and refined our markets. We wanted to simplify and better reflect the digital markets we cover. We’ve always had […]

NHS you are brilliant – you always have been

The NHS is doing a remarkable job and their work in the current situation is quite rightly getting the attention it deserves, but let’s be honest; they’ve always been brilliant. After chatting with the team, it opened our eyes to the impact this wonderful service has on all of us. NHS doing great things since […]