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

November 17, 2017

Abacus Group Celebrating 20 Years


December 1st marks the 20th anniversary of Abacus Group’s founding. Co-founding partners Len Frankel and Brian Bereck began the firm aspiring to create an environment that had a family feel that translates to a truly personal experience for staff, and clients and candidates alike.

November 14, 2017

Tick Tact Toe: Giving Feedback to Unsuccessful Candidates is no Game


Providing a good experience for candidates will benefit your firm in the long run. These pre-screened individuals with the desire to work for your company will have the means to work on their interviewing skills; making them more employable given their already evidenced skills and interest in your brand.

November 10, 2017

How to Use the Holiday Season for your Job Search [Infographic]


The holiday season, despite its concentration on taking a break and spending time with loved ones, is indeed an incredibly busy time. A common misconception surrounding the holiday season is that hiring slows down and efforts to cultivate career development are futile.

November 03, 2017

Old Dogs and New Tricks: Why Constant Training is Key


It’s a sad reality that companies offering training to their mature-aged workers are seen as being progressive. The best thing for business is to have constant training across the board without ignoring older employees.