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

July 29, 2015

Setting the Record Straight on Four Job Search Myths

On a daily basis, executive recruiters encounter misconceptions about the job search process. Such mistakes do not represent a candidate weakness, but an understandable lack of awareness. Job seekers have a limited, one-sided perspective of the job search, while recruiters have access to the full scope.

July 21, 2015

How to Evaluate a Recruitment Firm on the Hiring Side

Outsourcing the headaches of candidate sourcing and screening to an executive recruitment firm saves time, stress and money. If you choose the right firm, that is. Because employers partner with recruitment agencies to acquire their most valuable assets—people—a careful assessment of the firm, its history and its capabilities is imperative.

July 14, 2015

Video: Begin a New Career in Recruitment at Abacus Group

Abacus Group Executive Recruiters Michelle Carroll and Charles Amato share the merits a career change from Accounting to Accounting Recruitment in this new video.

July 07, 2015

A Roundup of the Best Summer 2015 Career Resources in NYC

With summer in full swing, many professionals are enjoying lightened workloads, extended vacations, and time away from work. If you’re among those fortunate enough to catch a break this summer, consider using the time to invest in your career.