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

July 07, 2017

Three Things to Remember When Starting A New Job

Starting a new job is both nerve-racking and excited so it’s only natural that amidst all of this, you can forget some of the basics that are crucial to getting off on the right foot.

May 12, 2017

Dress for Success: The Difference is in the Details

Dressing for success in a job interview is must, and this imperative transcends far beyond your clothing. While we recommend that your outfit is slightly more formal than the company’s dress code, your interviewers will assess many other elements of your presentation. These details impact the perception of your overall appearance and, therefore, your performance.

April 28, 2017

Think Twice Before Using a Professional Resume Writing Service

Resume writing services are absolutely everywhere—but will someone else’s version of this essential professional document improve your prospects of getting hired? Abacus Group’s recruiters, who review hundreds of applications daily and know what hiring managers seek from candidates, have a few critiques of “store-bought” resumes.