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

February 04, 2020

Abacus Group Wins Best of Staffing


We are proud and honored to announce that Abacus Group has been recognized by ClearlyRated with their 2020 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Satisfaction awards.

January 30, 2020

People We Count On: Jeremy Lieberman


Jeremy Lieberman is a Senior Recruiter and right-hand man to the head of the Information Technology division at Abacus Group.

February 14, 2019

Abacus Wins Best of Staffing


For the sixth year in a row, we are thrilled to announce that Abacus Group has been recognized by Clearly Rated with their 2019 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Satisfaction awards.

April 24, 2018

How Your Company Can Benefit from Using a Temporary Staffing Agency


Regardless of the size of your company, employing a temporary staffing agency to meet your temporary staffing needs is laden with benefits. It is no secret that much of your company’s success relies on having the right team.

February 16, 2018

Abacus Group Once Again Awarded Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Satisfaction Awards


As we enter into our 21st year as a staffing agency, we are reminded of how lucky we are to have clients and candidates with whom we have strong and fruitful relationships. The honor to be recognized for providing satisfaction is dwarfed only by the honor to be of service to our clients and candidates.

January 05, 2018

How to Know it’s Time to get Agile Talent


Often the need for more staff is an obvious one. It may be that your current cohort has gaps in their knowledge and skills that outsourced agile talent may be able to fill or simply your team needs more manpower.

August 01, 2017

What to Look For When Transitioning an Employee from Temp to Perm

It’s very hard to find quality temp employees given the time constraints during the hiring process. Bearing this in mind, it’s even more difficult to find the right candidate you wish to keep on as a permanent member of the team. That’s not to say that it’s impossible to find a worthy temp candidate you wish to keep on. However, key characteristics need to be identified before transitioning the employee from temp to perm.

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.

April 21, 2017

Check Out a New Tool to Privately Express Interest in Temp Work


LinkedIn gives users the option to privately signal to employers and recruiters their interest in new jobs. Recently, the career networking platform expanded the function for professionals to specify if they are looking for contract work. This modification has already facilitated better-aligned connections between job seekers and recruiters.

March 02, 2017

Spring Ahead with Interim Assistance

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The change of seasons and the notion of moving forward often inspire us to accomplish some form of “spring cleaning”—usually in our homes. Just like this is a good opportunity to spruce up your residence, it’s an ideal time of year to make your workplace operations spotless.