More Than Just a Professional Staffing Firm

…It’s the way we treat our candidates and clients.

Our remarkable candidate experience leads to higher-quality referrals, and has given us the reputation of being the best administrative and accounting & finance recruiters in Chicago. Experienced, dedicated recruiters ask the right questions, see more candidates and create better matches.

The result? Happier employees. Faster, more efficient, more successful staffing. Fewer headaches. Less turnover.

We have a 96% success rate on our placements and have been recognized as one of the Best in Staffing® by Inavero and for the last four years!


Since 1994, we’ve been offering a better recruiting solution to accounting and finance professionals throughout the city of Chicago and the western suburbs, including Oak Brook IL. We differentiate ourselves in the market by focusing on the candidate experience and   treating people better than anyone else.

In 2017, Smart Resources and Accountable Search was acquired by BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF). BG Staffing, Inc. is nationwide leader in strategic workforce solutions that is headquartered in Plano, Texas. BG Staffing provides staffing services to a variety of industries through its various divisions. The BG family of professional staffing companies brings more than 100 years of experience to the table.

Meet Our Team

Meg Laundry, Regional Managing Director

Meg brings 25 years of staffing experience to the business. She has worked with both large and small firms navigating growth in temporary, temp-to-hire and direct-hire staffing solutions. Meg is well known for digging into her clients’ company culture and getting to know the people she works with every day. Meg finds great satisfaction in her work, and it shows in the service and quality of candidates that Smart Resources places throughout the Chicagoland area.

Tabatha Cobb, Director of Administrative Staffing

Tabatha is a seasoned professional in the staffing industry. Over twenty years of placing executive administrative assistants, office support personnel and light industrial personnel has given her an extensive background and knowledge base in this industry. She holds certification for Certified Temporary Specialist.