• Why no 2 days in recruitment are ever the same

    No 2 days are ever the same in recruitment. Here’s why!

    Recruitment is a funny old game. No two days are ever the same! From arranging interviews, and sourcing jobs, To building confidence, coaxing pre-interview nerves to stop!   Earlier today, a young chap called back Relaying his interview feedback He’s really keen and thanked me for the interview prep He really wants our job and […]

    Temporary Workers & Covid-19. We answer your FAQs

    Coronavirus. We give the answers to temporary workers FAQs.

    Coronavirus (COVID-19) We have put together the most frequently asked questions by temporary workers to help you keep safe, healthy and take the best precautions in the current lockdown.   Q: What protective measures can I take to prevent possible contraction of COVID-19? Follow the guidelines outlined on the UK Government’s website HERE. In summary, the […]


    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 […]

    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 […]

    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 […]