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

April 30, 2015

Class of 2015, We Want to Meet You

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We recently opened multiple entry-level recruiting opportunities at Abacus Group. Class of 2015 recent and soon-to-be graduates, we’re looking at you. We want you to explore the potential of a career in the staffing & recruiting industry.

April 22, 2015

Don’t Skip the Cover Letter if You Want the Job

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Many job seekers wonder, “Do I really need to submit a cover letter with my resume? You might be surprised to learn that the answer is generally yes. The question is often the subject of much debate in the hiring and job search process, but the fact is that an effective cover letter remains a necessity if you actually want the job.

April 15, 2015

Happy April 15 – Now, Let’s Build Your Accounting Department

calculator-accounting-departmentToday, April 15, marks the end of Busy Season for Public Accounting firms. What does this mean to you as a hiring decision-maker? It means that this is an excellent time to hire qualified Accounting, Audit & Tax professionals to join your organization. Candidates from the Public Accounting sector will make the strongest, most qualified additions to your Accounting & Finance team.

April 07, 2015

Where to Build an Authentic, Real-Life Professional Network

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“I love professional networking!” said (probably) no one ever. Sure, cultivating a strong, dependable circle of contacts in your field or industry isn’t exactly the most appealing way to spend your free time. But it’s certainly one of the most important, regardless of your need or intention to secure new employment. Skeptical? Then you’re likely not familiar with the best venues for modern, effective professional networking.