• To furlough or not to furlough? Here at Astute Recruitment Ltd, we answer your questions.

    To furlough or not to furlough? We answer your questions.

                              To furlough or not to furlough? That is the question for businesses up and down the UK. But, what does it really mean for employers AND employees? Here we break down the common questions employees, accountants and employers have been talking to […]

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    Part-Qualified and Qualified accountants can access lots of information in self-isolation or while working from home.

      CIMA and all the professional Accountancy bodies including the ACA/ ICAEW and ACCA and AAT are working hard to ensure that their members have access to useful training courses. At this unprecedented time, we feel that this is great for all qualified or studying accountants to keep motivated, keep challenged and keep growing! Yes […]

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    Remote Working. Why your team can thrive and how you can make this happen.

    Change is different, but together we can adapt to new ways of working remotely. An Article by Mary Maguire.

                  In the current crisis, discover how remote workers can add value in your business & how to make this happen Change is different, but together we can adapt to new ways of working In the current crisis, businesses across the land are struggling to keep apace with developments. […]

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    Top 5 Skype Interview Tips for candidates from Astute Recruitment Ltd

    Top 5 Skype Interview Tips

    With more and more workplaces cancelling meetings and face to face interviews, companies are increasingly turning to Skype and other media to play an increasing part in the recruitment process. Here at Astute, we thought this would be more crucial than ever. An online interview can either be audio or visual but most employers prefer […]

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    Why having a great profile on your CV matters?

    Your CV Profile –   Increasingly for candidates, anything that can flag a CV to a potential employer is great. But what to include? What to specifically cite? How to keep things concise but genuinely show you have made a difference and why you stand out?   Below is part of the profile for an […]

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    Astute Recruitment's Top CV Tips To Make YOUR CV Stand Out

    Astute’s Top CV Tips To Make Your CV Stand Out!

                                Here are some of the latest top tips and suggestions to help ensure your CV is destined to help steer you to the job of your dreams.     1/ Highlight your affinity with technology. Nearly all jobs now require some […]

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    The Dark Side of Valentines Day and other key dates in the year

    The Dark Side of key dates in the year. Why we all need to be mindful of work colleagues, friends and family every day.

    The social media and pressures in general forced upon someone who was actually very fragile, resulted in tragedy for Caroline, her friends, and family. Her death also served to highlight as a warning for all of us that whilst dates in the year like Valentines Day have typically become a day of ‘lurve’, joy and […]

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    'You are not alone' Stress Awareness Day 2019

    ‘You are not alone’ Key message on today’s Stress Awareness Day

    Its National Stress Awareness Day 2019.   Some stats from the Health and Safety Executive Department figures   The UK’s economy lost a total of 12.8million workdays in 2018 solely due to stress 602,000 UK workers suffer from work-related mental issues such as depression and anxiety 44% of work-related sick days were caused by depression and […]

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    Are you married to your career?

    Are you married to your Career?

      As it was Valentines Day on 14th Feb, I thought I’d ask – Are You Married to your Career? Just like a relationship, do you find your job sapping all your energy? Is it all-consuming with you giving and giving with no gratitude in return? Do you feel that no-one is listening to you? […]

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    Life is a series of little successes. Make sure you celebrate yours.

    “Life is a series of little successes. Make sure you celebrate yours”.

      “Life is a series of little successes. Make sure you celebrate yours”.   A quote from the latest life coach/ business guru? Nope. My husband said this to my 10 year old son.   We all have the power to inspire and encourage others in work, rest and play.   Who are you going […]

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