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

November 24, 2015

Want a New Job Next Year? Here are 10 Easy Actions For Right Now

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Many professionals are determined to secure a change in employment in the New Year. That’s a very smart plan. But commencing a job search is daunting and, with the holidays approaching, most individuals will find it difficult to make time for a full-fledged hunt. To help you begin, we’ve compiled 16 small, painless action items.

November 19, 2015

People We Count On: Dianne Perlman

people-we-count-on-dianne-perlman-previewDianne Perlman recruits Accounting & Finance professionals at Abacus Group. Like many of her teammates, she’s been with our firm for many years. Dianne is not only an expert in connecting employers with high-quality Accounting & Finance professionals, but she is an excellent resource for Abacus Group’s workplace culture. Learn more about Dianne’s experience in this new Q&A.

November 17, 2015

Building Leaders in Public Accounting

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Within CPA firms, staff retention and development are challenging, especially with regard to tomorrow’s leaders, Millennials. Sandra Wiley from Boomer Consulting has practical ideas to develop staff in the Public Accounting industry. Her proposals are outlined in a new AccountingWEB article that we wanted to share with you.

November 12, 2015

People We Count On: Gary Glassman

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Gary Glassman is an Executive Recruiter in our Accounting & Finance Division. His name might sound familiar to you if you read our previous post about Gary’s thoughts on overcoming the fear of change in your job search. Gary is an integral member of the team and has been very successful in his short time at Abacus. Read on to get to know him further.

November 10, 2015

Don’t Hit Send Yet: Important Email Etiquette for the Job Seeker

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All too often, job seekers fumble their employment prospects with poor email etiquette. A clumsily composed email can send your message straight to trash. On the other hand, an email that follows all the rules and engages the reader can make a big difference. Let’s examine some tips for email communication on a job seeker’s side of things.

November 05, 2015

People We Count On: Lisa Chen

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People We Count On is our new Employee Blog Series. Each week, we’ll spotlight a different employee to uncover their unique personalities and experiences working for Abacus Group. First up in our series is Lisa Chen, an Executive Recruiter in our Information Technology Division.