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.

October 17, 2017

Welcome to the Family: Director, Information Technology Staffing, Marty Fredo


Abacus Group has the pleasure of announcing our new Information Technology Division with Marty Fredo at its helm. Brian Bereck, Co-Founding Partner: “We are excited to leverage our great reputation and longstanding client relationships by building out an IT recruiting division that can further assist our clients with their staffing needs.”

September 29, 2017

Robert Pickus Celebrates 17 Years at Abacus Group


“I was approached about recruiting because I discussed my entrepreneurial side with a recruiter.  Unfortunately, my prior experiences with recruiters weren’t very positive.  So I saw this as an opportunity to combine different aspects of my life – sales in an industry that I knew very well and the ability to help others.”

July 25, 2017

Three Things to Remember When Managing a Remote Workforce [Infographic]

Ongoing studies conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management this year revealed that more than 60 percent of surveyed organizations allow some sort of telecommuting. This figure is up from the 20 percent that was uncovered in 1996. Below are three things to bear in mind when managing a remote team.

May 24, 2017

Abacus Group Named to 2017 Forbes’ Best Professional Recruiting Firms

Abacus Group announced today its placement on the 2017 list of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms. Abacus, which specializes in executive search and temporary staffing for Accounting, Financial, and Administrative positions across all industries, earned an impressive ranking of 25 on the list of 250. In addition to its distinction as one of the top 10% of recruitment firms in the nation, Abacus Group is the highest-ranked company headquartered in NYC.