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

May 07, 2019

Most Popular Jobs for Recent Grads


In the next few weeks, thousands of graduates will be throwing their caps into the air and entering the workforce. Although many grads know the career path they’re hoping to go down, some are still trying to figure out their next step after they cross the stage. If you are still unsure about what kind of positions you should be applying to, consider one of the most popular jobs for recent grads.

April 25, 2019

Using a Recruiter for Your First Job Can Give You a Career Long Partner


Recruiters are professional matchmakers whose primary focus is placing their candidates the best role for them. There are many benefits of working with a recruiter, especially while looking for your first job, as they can become a career-long partner.

March 08, 2019

Job Searching Checklist for Upcoming Grads


College graduations are about two months away, so now is the time for upcoming grads to start preparing for their first job search. The process can certainly be daunting but taking some of the first steps over the next few weeks will only benefit you in the long run. Here’s a checklist of 10 things you can do to prepare for your job search before graduation!

February 27, 2018

What You Should Look for in an Internship


As winter begins to wind down, we start to approach summer internship applying season. Although it is tough to be overly selective since competition is rife, no candidate should accept a summer internship merely for the sake of it; especially if it is an unpaid opportunity that could lead to an intern being taken advantage of.