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

April 27, 2020

Count on Abacus Group

At Abacus Group, we are here to provide the award-winning recruitment services that you have trusted for over 20 years.

March 28, 2019

Abacus Honored as one of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms

Yesterday, it was announced that Abacus Group has been placed on the 2019 list of Forbes’ America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

April 17, 2018

Twenty-Three Percent of Startups Fail Due to Recruitment Shortcomings

According to findings made by CB Insights, 23% of startups fail based on recruitment shortcomings. Unsurprisingly, 42% of startups fail due to the lack of market demand for the product and 29% fail due to running out of money. What is concerning, however, is the preventability of closure due to recruitment issues.

July 14, 2017

Why Summer is the Best Time to Speak to a Recruiter

Summer certainly isn’t the easiest time to find a job but it’s best to look at the season as an opportunity to kick your search into gear, perhaps even take a different approach.

September 20, 2016

An Alternative for Public Accountants Who Are Too Adventurous for Busy Season

Whether or not you can believe it, we’re quickly approaching the 2017 Busy Season for Public Auditors. If you’re not happy about that and you were intrigued enough to open this post, great—we already like you who are! Read on for more about an alternative to another Busy Season.

July 12, 2016

Despite Recruitment’s Technological Evolution, Personalization Must Prevail

With close to 20 years of operation in executive recruitment, we have witnessed remarkable changes in our line of business. Advancements in technology have strongly impacted the industry. We will explore why this is a favorable development for hiring managers and job seekers alike—and why reliance on technology alone for recruitment is not effective.

March 15, 2016

The Sky is the Limit

Our Temporary Accounting & Finance Staffing is hiring, and when it comes to recruiting potential, the sky is the limit. Whether you’re experienced working with employers, candidates, or both, you might find your new home at Abacus Group this spring.

January 10, 2014

What’s Happening in Recruitment this Year

2014-recruitment-trendsJust before the New Year, human resources and talent management expert Dr. John Sullivan released his recruitment predictions for 2014 and beyond.  While his two-part article is heavily directed toward those in the agency recruiting profession, his projections are beneficial to anyone anticipating involvement in the hiring process this year – either as an employer looking to increase headcount or as a job-seeking professional.