The official blog of Abacus Group — a place to share our knowledge and thoughts on trends in recruiting

April 30, 2014

Yes, a Traditional Resume is Still Relevant

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Is a physical resume still relevant to a job search? Contemporary society favors all that is digital, visual, social and ultra-succinct. Although written resumes misalign with modern trends in how we see, read, learn and think, Abacus Group’s recruiters maintain that a compelling resume is still critical to securing new employment.

April 22, 2014

Keep a Search Confidential with an Executive Recruiter

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Recognizing, engaging and hiring talented employees are challenges which are best accomplished through alliances with executive recruiters.  We previously shared a sample of the most compelling advantages that recruiters deliver to hiring professionals.  Included in our brief catalogue is a recruiter’s allegiance to client confidentiality.

April 15, 2014

Abacus IT Introduces Creative/Digital

NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 15, 2014 – Abacus Group’s Information Technology (IT) Recruitment and Staffing Division announced last week its official introduction of an additional fundamental service offering, Creative & Digital.

April 08, 2014

Stand Out With an Administrative Professional Certification

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To complement our article about Accounting & Finance certifications, we’ve replicated the catalogue to educate Administrative professionals about the best types of distinctions for their career advancement. In an incredibly saturated employment market, a professional certification is one of the most effective ways to distinguish yourself from your peers.