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    How to reward your team for success

      The team at Astute have worked so hard in the last twelve months, so Sarah Stevenson and Mary Maguire are delighted to take Astute’s team down to Silverstone and hopefully see Lewis Hamilton work towards securing Pole Position for this weekend’s British Grand Prix. Photos of the day to follow next week!   “Reward success […]

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    Why Awards Can Make You Win Big Press Article Written By Mary Maguire MD Astute Recruitment Ltd

    Why awards can help you win big. Some great advice for SME Business Owners.

    Mary Maguire, Managing Director at award-winning Chamber Member Astute Recruitment, assesses how business can improve their chances of award success – and what winning can do for your business. This article was featured in the EMC’s Business Magazine. Let’s go back to March 2014. I was a new business owner who had tried entering awards […]

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    Exclusive Mental Resilience In The Workplace Business Breakfast Hosted By Astute Recruitment With John Dabrowski at Branston Country Golf Club 15th February 2018

    Mental Resilience In The Workplace – Learn how YOU can reach your potential!

      Astute Recruitment are delighted to announce our next exclusive quarterly business breakfast event will take place on February 15th 2018. We have managed to secure a fantastic international guest speaker, published author and business coach – John Dabrowski! ·        Have you ever felt that pressure of work is getting too much? ·        Do you […]

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    Christmas Greetings from Astute

    Merry Christmas from all of us at Astute

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    Autumn Budget 2017: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Astute Recruitment's MD Mary Maguire Airs her thoughts for SME Businesses on the Chancellor's Autumn Statement

    The Chancellor’s Autumn 2017 Budget. Thoughts for SME Businesses from our MD published in East Midlands Insider

      One of our MDs was asked by East Midlands Business Link to comment on the Autumn statement made by the Chancellor yesterday. The article published is as follows: –   “Mary Maguire, MD of Astute Recruitment, said: Philip Hammond certainly laid out some positive steps to help UK businesses in today’s budget. For example, […]

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    Can the Autumn Statement deliver some early Christmas presents for SME Businesses?

    Can the Autumn Statement deliver an early Christmas present to SME businesses?

      Wednesday’s Autumn Statement: What SME Business Owners Want to hear.. An Early Christmas wish list! In an uncertain world where the UK’s parliament hangs on a slim majority and with Brexit around the corner a lot of business owners will be casting a keen eye over Wednesday’s Autumn Statement. Will there be more red […]

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    The latest employment trends for accountants

    Key employment trends including Accountancy sector jobs increase ahead of other sectors

    As recently published by the REC, some interesting information emerged about the current job market and in particular for the Accountancy sector, candidates looking for their next job and for employers looking to recruit.   The key takeaways were: – Permanent placements rise at weakest pace for five months… Growth in temporary billings levelled off […]

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    How to inspire potential new hires to work in your team

    How to inspire existing staff & potential new hires in YOUR business!

    Employee Benefits & Initiatives – ‘Creating Desire in your Hires and existing team’ We asked several HR Managers, CFO’s and Financial Directors, if they would be interested in us providing guidance and advice around employee benefits and staff initiatives. The aim? To improve candidate attraction throughout the hiring process and also to appeal to existing valued staff. We thought […]

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    Astute's latest Business Breakfast With Neale Lewis at Pride Park Stadium

    Fantastic morning with Neale Lewis – including video highlights of a great event on ‘Scaling up your business for financial success’.

      What an amazing Friday morning we had at Pride Park Stadium with Neale Lewis. His presentation on how to scale up your business for financial success went brilliantly! We were able to capture some great snippets on video of Neale too and you can watch these HERE! Over 50 businessmen and women across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire […]

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    Mental Health - The 3 most important things you need to know

    Mental Health – the 3 most important things you need to know.

    May 2017 is Mental Health Month. Everyone from Prince Harry to Brad Pitt have commented on this but so have a lot of ordinary people like you and I. For years, this whole topic has been a silent taboo. Hardly anyone has dared to raise this, let alone admit to suffering from mental exhaustion or […]

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