What should you look out for in 2017?

2016 was certainly a year of extreme ups and downs, and one we’re not going to forget in a long time, so what’s next?


Dates for your nursing calendar

Donna Chaney, Nursing Coordinator for Acorn’s specialist Nursing Division highlights a number of dates close to all our hearts.


Acorn at Skills Cymru 2016

Last week our specialist Training Division attended Skills Cymru in Cardiff at the Motorpoint Arena.


Why I'm choosing to sleep out for charity

David Sadler, our Head of IT Recruitment divulges his reasons for sleeping out this autumn in aid of charity.


Digital 2016: what did we learn?

Just last week, our specialist recruitment, training and IT Bootcamp teams attended Digital 2016 in Newport at The Celtic Manor Resort.


Benefits of working with one recruiter!

Leroy Brito, Lead Recruitment Consultant for Acorn's specialist IT Recruitment Division explains why you should use just one recruiter for a tailored job search.


What can Euros 2016 teach you about your new job?

With Euro 2016 about to kick off, this year’s championship is set to be an exciting yet challenging one for England and Wales. And of course for the Welsh squad, it’s the first time in 58 years they've qualified to compete, so the pressure is well and truly on.


How to get the best out of your work experience

Read our blog on how to get the best out of your work experience. We give tips on planning, sourcing and what to expect during your placement.


Kick-start your digital career with Acorn's IT Bootcamps!

The lack of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) aptitude is a problem that constantly rears its ugly head, inspiring much discussion in a variety of sectors. At a time where skill shortages are a growing issue within the UK, now is the perfect time to assess whether or not you could be the right fit for the tech industry!


5 steps for a successful career change

Many people dismiss the opportunity of a career change because they underestimate the qualities and skills they have to offer. However, at a point where skills shortages are a growing issue within the UK, now is the time to know your qualities, assess your goals and jump at the opportunities.