• 'Astute' tips on covid tax exemptions for businesses

    ‘Astute’ tax tips on Covid-19 exemptions for businesses & employers

                Employment-related coronavirus tax reliefs Since March last year, many interim tax exemptions were brought in to prevent “benefit-in-kind” issues arising from coronavirus-related costs incurred by employers. Here at Astute Recruitment Ltd, we felt it was important to highlight these, especially for SME businesses and employers in general who may […]

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    Happy Christmas and Season’s Greetings from all of us at Astute Recruitment!

                  2020 has been a very different year for all of us. From working from home, lockdowns, the stopping and starting of businesses. However, we know that while it has been a challenging year, there are so many businesses who are eager to get back to a new normal […]

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    Astute tips on the Extended Furlough scheme for employers and employees

    Astute tips, useful links and current guidance for the extended furlough – the rules explained!

        So, as we find ourselves in another Lockdown, what is the advice for employers and their employees on this adaptation of the Government’s original Furlough Scheme? Here, we try and break these down and provide some useful links for more detailed advice and webinars.   HMRC have published full revised guidance about the […]

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    BEAR in Derby offer our webinar attendees free coffee and a cake and 20 online discount off their products

    Great news, over 300 Business, Finance & HR professionals have booked onto our latest webinar with John McCarthy, OBE!

    Last year, almost to the day, we were delighted to host another of our business breakfast’s with Mr John McCarthy as our guest speaker. We hosted the event at the fabulous grounds of Derbyshire County Cricket in Derby and welcomed over 75 people from local East Midlands businesses.   John spoke passionately about his experiences […]

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    Astute Recruitment Ltd share our top 10 tips for managing stress and anxiety

    On Stress Awareness Day 2020: Our 10 ‘astute’ tips for working from home

      As England heads into a second national lockdown, we provide some tips for working from home during this stressful time, and hope this helps those feeling anxious, worried or struggling generally.   Stress Awareness Day, falls today, 4th November 2020. It was created by the Founder of International Stress Management Association (ISMA) Carole Spiers […]

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    Now the nights are drawing in how to keep your fitness on track? Local, Derby owner of Santinos Gym, Kim Santino shares some expert tips

    Now the nights are drawing in how to keep your fitness on track? Local, Derby owner of Santinos Gym, Kim Santino shares some expert tips with Astute

                Now the nights are drawing in, how to keep your fitness on track? Now more than ever it is key for everyone to try and maintain their fitness levels. Our MD, Mary Maguire, discussed this very point with local, Derby Gym owner and multi-award-winning Body Builder, Kim Santino. Hence […]

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    What does a CFO need to know in 2020? Astute Recruitment provides the inside track

    “What a CFO needs to know in 2020? The inside track from experienced CFO, John Hepworth.”

    As part of a series of collaborations, our MD, Mary Maguire is working with specialists across Finance, Accountancy, HR, and Recruitment. Thank you to Mr John Hepworth for his insightful piece on what a CFO needs to know in 2020…..   The challenges of the last 9 months have meant a very bumpy ride for […]

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    Have you got the right PPE for your career?

    Is the job paying the most, the best one to go for? Why PPE is the true currency when looking for staff or a new job.

                          Is the job paying the most, the best one to go for? Why PPE is the true currency when looking for staff or a new job.   The current job market is so different to any other situation. In the last economic crisis back […]

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    7 astute steps to successful cash flow management collaboration by an expert!

    7 astute steps to successful cash flow management by an expert!

                      Cash is King! Having an accurate measure of your company’s cash is always critical, now more than ever. Here at Astute, as part of a new series of articles, we are sharing 7 simple steps to guide you, in collaboration with a fully qualified accountant and […]

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    Temporary contact numbers for Astute Recruitment Ltd

    Temporary change to Astute Recruitment’s contact telephone number.

    Due to a temporary, technical hitch since moving offices, if you need to call us, please call one of our MDs and they will be pleased to assist you.   Mary Maguire: 07717 412 911 Sarah Stevenson: 07966 258 509 As soon as our landline communications are restored, we will let you know!  

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