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Dan Langford, Group Marketing Director of Wales’ largest recruitment and training agency said, “We can continue to be encouraged by these figures, albeit with improvements in Wales appearing slower currently that in other parts of the UK, they still demonstrate that growth in the economy is continuing and opportunities for people to get back into the workplace are there".
Posted: 16 October 2014
Entrepreneurialism – that age-old question of whether individuals are born with it or whether it’s something that can be taught or even gained through experience.
Posted: 13 October 2014
One of the leading voices in the recruitment industry, Recruitment International, has released its annual Top 250 report ranking Acorn in the top one percent of more than 9,000 recruitment companies in the UK and making it the highest-placed recruitment company in Wales for the tenth year running.
Posted: 10 October 2014
Research from Barclays earlier this week predicted that the Nato Summit, which starts tomorrow at the Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, will have a bigger impact on the Welsh economy that the hosting of the Ryder Cup in 2010.
Posted: 04 September 2014
There is no question that work-based learning is succeeding in helping to fill the gap left by falling numbers of students applying for higher education courses in Wales.
Posted: 27 August 2014
It was almost 12 months ago in this column that I felt confident enough to raise the very real possibility that we were at long last witnessing the consistent signs of what looked like a sustained business recovery in Wales.
Posted: 19 August 2014
Dan Langford, Group Marketing Director at Acorn, Wales' leading recruitment and training agency, said: “The latest employment and jobless figures provide strong evidence of a continuing strengthening economy".
Posted: 13 August 2014
There is no question that technology is a thriving industry and the employment opportunities it is providing are unparalleled. But what does this mean for Wales, and how can we take advantage of this trend?
Posted: 28 July 2014
Young people and employers from across South Wales have been celebrating the success of IT Apprenticeships at a graduation ceremony to mark their achievements.
Posted: 25 July 2014
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