Hybrid, work from home or full-time in office?
By Fredda Hurwitz, Founder and Chief Nut, Gingernut Thinking

by Gaby Gramont

For many of us, we’ve spent more than a year working from home instead of in an office. According to a new Harvard Business School Online survey of nearly 1,500 professionals, 61% of those surveyed are looking forward to going back to the office (i.e. two or three days a week); 18% say they want to return full time and 27% don’t want to return to the office at all. In another survey, 54% said they want to work remotely at least three days a week.

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Posted in , Remote Work

May Contractor of the Month: Marie Huddle

by Gaby Gramont

Congratulations to Marie for her selection as TorchLight’s Contractor of the Month! Keep reading to learn more about Marie – where she grew up, her journey with computers and what she likes most about the TorchLight team! Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did you study?I grew up […]

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TorchLight Contractor of the Month: Alison Pruitt

by Gaby Gramont

Congratulations to Alison for her selection as TorchLight Contractor of the Month! Read on to learn more about Alison – her hobbies, how she got into freelancing and what she likes most about being part of the TorchLight team! Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did you study?I […]

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The Ageism Spectrum
By Fredda Hurwitz

by Gaby Gramont

Fredda Hurwitz, Founder & Chief Nut, Gingernut Thinking  In December 2020, women accounted for 100% of the jobs lost. Neither age nor ability was a factor, just gender.   Why start with such a depressing statistic? Because you or someone you know may have been affected by choice or by default, and this shouldn’t be ignored.   Like many, I’m a single working mom who had to walk away from […]

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Posted in , Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Meet the Team: Jasmine Armwood

by Gaby Gramont

TorchLight is happy to introduce the latest addition to our team—Jasmine Armwood! A recruiting specialist, Jasmine joined us earlier in 2021 and has been a great addition to our company. Read on to learn more about Jasmine.

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Using Google My Business to optimize your website traffic

by Gaby Gramont

If you aren’t using Google My Business (or haven’t updated your profile in a while), you are likely missing out on an important marketing opportunity. As you probably know, Google continues to dominate the search engine market, holding 86% of the worldwide search share (Statista 2021). With over 2 trillion Google searches every year, potential […]

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Posted in , Digital marketing

TorchLight March Contractor of the Month: Jenny Regan

by Gaby Gramont

Congratulations to Jenny Regan for her selection as our March Contractor of the Month! Get to know Jenny – inside the office and out. Where did you grow up and where did you go to college? What did you study? I grew up in McLean, Virginia, and went to the University of Kentucky. I studied […]

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