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

October 01, 2020

Setting Yourself Apart From Other Candidates


Job seekers are more active than ever, meaning it is critical to set yourself apart from other applicants. To do so successfully, you must put time and consideration into every application you submit.

September 24, 2020

15 Ways to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile


There is no denying that LinkedIn is the leader in professional social networking and can be an incredible tool for job seekers. While many applicants focus on finely tuning their resume and cover letter, it is important not to disregard your LinkedIn profile.

August 31, 2020

The Virtual Interview Check List [Infographic]

August 10, 2020

Rethinking Your Work Routine to Keep Your Office Healthy


If you will be returning to the office soon, it is important to think about how you will need to adjust your work routine to keep yourself and your co-workers healthy.

August 03, 2020

Making Meaningful Business Connections Through Networking


Networking is an important skill that most professionals know they should have, but are not well-versed in. Unless building connections is an important part of your business, it is likely that you do not have a lot of networking experience.

July 20, 2020

Tips for Starting a New Job While Working from Home


The first few days at a new job are normally filled with feelings of excitement and opportunity. But now that most companies are working virtually, it may feel more ambiguous and uncertain.

July 06, 2020

People We Count On: Samantha Garcia


Samantha Garcia is an Executive Recruiter in our Office Support, Human Resources, and Marketing division.

July 02, 2020

Going Back to the Office After Working from Home


As many professionals across the country start returning to the office, we all must prepare to transition out of our work from home habits and get back into our usual work routine.

June 11, 2020

Pursuing Professional Development Opportunities at Home


We have all said, “I would love to do [blank] if only I had more time”. Now that we are all social distancing, there has never been a better time to start pursuing your goals, especially your career goals.

May 21, 2020

The Power of Having a Recruiter in Your Corner


If you have never worked with a recruiter before, you probably have questions about what the relationship entails and how it could be more beneficial to you than searching on your own. Essentially, recruiters are professional matchmakers who find job seekers the right position for them.