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Women Business Owners Series: 
Drs. Kala and Maya Johnstone, Founders and Owners of FoodChasers’ Kitchen

As part of our Women Business Owners Series, we recently sat down with Kala and Maya Johnstone who founded Philadelphia-based FoodChasers’ Kitchen. Learn more about their unique founders’ story, how their Instagram followers’ have fueled their success and ways they are helping area schools and youth. TL:  What prompted you to start FoodChasers’ Kitchen after […]

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Posted in , Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Counteroffer from your current employer? 3 things to consider before you accept

Have you ever received a counteroffer from a current employer? It’s hard to know what to do when your manager comes back with an attractive counteroffer after you give notice – and it’s not always about the money for sure. In fact, approximately 57 percent of all employees who accept counteroffers change companies within the […]

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Posted in , Job Search Tips

Ask the Recruiter with Diana Gardner

We’re back with another segment of Ask the Recruiter featuring TorchLight’s Account Director Diana Gardner. Diana shared general trends she’s been seeing – both on the hiring manager side and the candidate side. Read more to see what she has to say about salary flexibility, how to get better opportunities and more! What’s the biggest […]

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Posted in , Hiring Managers, Hiring Trends, Recruitment

Disability Inclusion and Accessibility: 
An Interview with Catarina Rivera

As part of Disability Employment Awareness Month, we spoke with Catarina Rivera, disability inclusion consultant, speaker and self-advocate. Check out her advice for disabled candidates and employees – and ways allies can help support disabled people in the workplace.

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Meet the Team: Beth Ranzer

Meet TorchLight’s Account Director, Beth Ranzer! Get to know more about Beth – her first few jobs, where she’s from, and what she loves most about working remotely.

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Disability Employment Podcast: Hard truths and hope from veteran recruiters

Watch and listen as TorchLight’s Julie Lowe and Stephanie Ranno share their thoughts and perspectives on disability employment.

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Posted in , Job Search Tips

6 behavioral interview questions to help hiring managers better assess candidates

You’ve probably either asked or answered behavioral interview questions in the past. Here are six behavioral interview questions to help hiring managers assess candidate qualities and skills.

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Posted in , Hiring Managers

Women Business Owners Series: Patty Solis, President and Founder of Diverza Activewear

As part of our series on Women Business Owners, we recently sat down with Ana Patricia (“Patty”) Solis, CEO and Owner of Diverza, a company based in Panama with a mission to empower ALL bodies. Learn more about how Patty Solis is creating a community of women who uplift each other. What prompted you to start Diverza? […]

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Posted in , Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Meet the Team: Stephanie Ranno

Meet TorchLight’s VP of Business Development & Account Management, Stephanie Ranno! Get to know more about Stephanie – her first few jobs, where she’s from and what she loves most about working remotely!

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Posted in , Our Team

TorchLight September Contractor of the Month: Sophie Odom

Meet Sophie Odom, TorchLight Hire’s August Contractor of the Month. Learn more about Sophie and what she loves about TorchLight!

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