16
Jul

The nuclear skills shortage is imminent – we need to make sure our workforce is prepared

Read our director of business development Peter Cornish's thoughts on the nuclear skills shortages.


23
Apr

Clear development opportunities vital in attracting Gen Z to the workplace

Gen Z seems to be everywhere at the moment. With the second cohort of graduates born after 1995 gearing up to enter the workplace this summer, new expectations are starting to have a significant impact on the workplace.


23
Apr

Future construction industry growth contingent on the labour market

Acorn commentary on the ONS construction outputs released in April 2018


23
Apr

Home-grown workforce key to meeting Welsh industry skills challenge

Wales is an emerging force in financial services; increasingly host to the leading businesses and services underpin the UK’s world-leading financial sector.


23
Apr

Continuing development in Pembrokeshire

Home to a growing population of 122,000, the beautiful Preseli Hills and the 186-mile Pembrokeshire Coast path, the county of Pembrokeshire holds a rich history in mining and fishing.


27
Mar

We need to continue to attract the best talent in Wales

During the last few weeks we have seen a tremendous amount of noise generated by and about Wales Week in London, which featured some 80 activities and events across London, celebrating and promoting Wales and Welsh business.


21
Mar

Getting technical here in Wales

Thanks to more than £115m of venture capital invested in Welsh tech start-ups since 2012, Wales is currently enjoying unprecedented economic expansion in our digital sector - making it an excellent time to consider starting up a business here.


9
Mar

Are you cut out for the contact centre?

Acorn’s Senior Recruitment Consultant Lauren Keen shares her tips on a successful career in customer service…


8
Mar

Sharing success on International Women's Day

It’s International Women’s Day, so some of our colleagues from Acorn have shared their experiences, success, tips and insight into the different industries we work in.


27
Feb

Snowed in? Read this…

Although it’s easy to joke, when extreme weather hits it can be incredibly disruptive – especially if you need to get to work. So what are your rights when the snow hits the fan?