Know Your Blood Pressure Campaign



A massive THANK YOU to Jen and Hayley from Stroke Association for running a #KnowYourBloodPressure Event at Astute today.  A huge number of our employees took the opportunity for a blood pressure check-up and to receive advice on how to reduce their stroke risk factors.  One in seven people in the UK are diagnosed as having high blood pressure. For every 10 people diagnosed with high blood pressure, seven remain undiagnosed and untreated.  If you haven’t had your blood pressure…

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Chris Dionasis in Ultra White Collar Boxing



Massive Congratulations to Astutian Chris Dionasis who took part in Ultra White collar boxing 18 in aid of Cancer Research UK Cancer Research UK.  After months of hard work and training, Chris won his fight and Astute are proud to donate £299 to this worthwhile cause.

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Website and Online presence Team Night Out Incentive



Our Website and Online Presence Team smashed their sales targets last quarter and what better way to reward them than a night out in town.  Thank you to Aruba for hosting us; we had a great night and are looking forward to the next time!

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Congratulations to Simon and Leah



Even when staff move on from Astute we always enjoy keeping in touch.  Simon Karacinski was at Astute for 9 years, initially as a Business Development Specialist and then a Campaign Manager before moving into our Commercial Team as a Business Relationship Manager.  Simon moved on from Astute a few years ago and relocated to Dubai where he met his fiancé Leah.  Yesterday Simon and Leah tied the knot and became husband and wife….. Simon & Leah – from everyone…

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Enterprise Infrastructure Team Raffle Incentive



At Astute, we believe in rewarding success.  Our Enterprise Infrastructure Team gave 110% to ensuring they delivered our customers targets; their reward, a prize technology raffle comprising Headphones, Speakers, VR Headsets and Fitness Watches.

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Cloud Renewals Management Team Night Out



Behind every good team, there are good managers and our Cloud Renewals Team are no different.  To celebrate achieving all targets, we treated the management and support team to a meal out in town; and a drink or two!

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GDPR Guidance



Under GDPR there are six grounds to process personal data, these are equally valid. There are two of these which are relevant to direct marketing, consent or legitimate interest. Astute Marketing Services have selected legitimate interest as the legal basis for processing personal data which is most appropriate to our business.  This is because the ICO have stated that: “Using this basis for processing that is expected and has a low privacy impact may help you avoid bombarding people with…

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The Big Row 2018



Last Friday, 5 Astutians braved the stormy sea’s (well, a marquee in Bournemouth Square anyway!) to row 10,000m for The Dorset Blind Association. The team completed the challenge in 45 minutes 10 seconds and alongside the funds collected from a companywide mufti day, generated £350 for the charity. A fantastic effort from all those who took part – well done and thank you!! Nikita Reed Donald HungSimone Ippolito Chloé Piper Lewis Edgar 

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Communications & Infrastructure Team Raffle Incentive



Our Communications & Infrastructure Team are always looking to overachieve. Last month we set them an incentive to overachieve their KPIs and Targets and they worked hard to overachieve our expectations. Their reward…. A raffle to win a whole host of prizes….. well done team, great work!!

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