Tag Archives: Jobs

Job interview tips: Make a great first impression

An interview is your gateway to a new opportunity so it’s essential to get those interview skills toned up and really impress those potential employers.  Below are some pointers on how you can conduct the perfect interview. This includes face to face, video calls and telephone interviews. Research the company Really get to know your […]

Tips for writing the perfect CV

The CV seems to have been around for ever, in fact Leonardo Da Vinci has been credited with creating the first way back in 1482 (You learn something every day). Things have advanced since those times and the availability of free apps and editing software means you can get creative with your writing and also […]

Ask the Expert: Simon

We got the low down on Simon, our Recruitment Director who heads up Straco’s Interiors Desk as well as taking care of the whole team on a daily basis… Here’s what we found out about his industry views and how he runs Straco! About Simon If you had to describe your job in one word […]

This week we ask Simon: How do I make it as an Account Manager?

Account Management is a great choice for anyone who sees themselves as a ‘people person’ and enjoys a challenge, but how do you get your foot on that career ladder and really make your mark as an Account Manager?  Simon shares his advice on how you can get ahead in this competitive line of work. […]

This week, we ask Simon “How do I find a job I love”

Do what you love and love what you do. That’s the career dream we are all after right? With so many people in jobs where they are uninspired, under- appreciated and underpaid, Simon shares his advice this week on how you can find a job you love. Work in an industry you are passionate about When […]