Is your job search making you feel overwhelmed?

Various newspaper headlines with words depicting worry and uncertainty

From speaking with our candidates, we know that looking for a job is often overwhelming. In fact, according to Seek, almost 70% of active job seekers agreed with the statement ‘looking for a job is overwhelming’.  Consequently, if you are ready for a new job but find yourself consistently procrastinating and not doing anything about it, you are not … Read more

Are Referrals the Best Way to Hire Top Talent?

Joeri and Steve at Abacus Human Capital

A Personalised Recruitment Service The catalyst for Steven Lane starting up Abacus Human Capital in 2009 was to provide a personalised recruitment service built around developing an in-depth understanding of our clients and candidates by listening and never pushing our own agenda. Although we aren’t able to help everyone we talk to, we work hard to provide an honest and transparent service. The ‘Human’ in our name, Abacus Human Capital, highlights that we see everyone as Human and it doesn’t … Read more

Are there still job opportunities out there?

The overall state of the job market for accounting professionals can be described as fluid, chaotic, exciting, and perhaps, at times, frightening. We are being asked daily about what is going on in the market and if there are still job opportunities out there? In light of this, I thought it would be helpful to share some of what … Read more