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TorchLight August Contractor of the Month: Irene Lee

by Gaby Gramont

Congratulations to Irene Lee for her selection as TorchLight’s Contractor of the Month! Irene was chosen because of her strong problem-solving skills, business/tech acumen and more. Keep reading to learn more about Irene – what she studied, her career advice to professionals and what she likes most about the TorchLight team!

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Back-to-School advice from the TorchLight team

by Gaby Gramont

The back-to-school season always brings big changes even under “normal” circumstances. Given this year’s uniquely challenging return to school, the TorchLight team offers our advice and ideas to help parents and caregivers make the transition more manageable. Read on for our thoughts and recommendations… Heather Pederson, Senior Director of Recruiting Operations & Engagement “It feels […]

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Posted in , Job Search Tips

TorchLight Weekly News Roundup: Top 5 must-read articles and posts for managers, employees and job seekers

by Gaby Gramont

Happy Friday and welcome back to TorchLight’s Weekly News Round-up! We keep you updated with the latest news and trends in hiring, human resources, the job market and other important topics that YOU want to hear about. This week we’ve focused on employee and candidate behavior. Enjoy! The Best Interview Question to Gauge Burnout Among […]

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Posted in , Hiring Managers

TorchLight Hire Ranked in Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Fifth Year

by Julie Rutherford

Inc. magazine announced today that TorchLight Hire, a leading marketing and communications search and staffing firm serving the greater Washington, D.C. area, ranked No. 4,521 of the nation’s 5,000 fastest-growing private companies of 2021. This marks the fifth year TorchLight has been ranked on this distinguished list, something very few Inc. 5000 companies have achieved.

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TorchLight Weekly News Roundup: Top 5 must-read articles and posts for managers, employees and job seekers

by Gaby Gramont

Welcome back to TorchLight’s Weekly News Round-up! We keep you updated with the latest news and trends in hiring, management, the job market and other important topics that YOU want to hear about. To make it easier for you to stay up-to-date, we’ve launched a new blog featuring our team’s top 5 list of must-read […]

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TorchLight Weekly News Roundup: Top 10 must-read articles and posts for managers, employees and job seekers

by Julie Rutherford

We know it can be challenging to keep up on all the latest news and trends in hiring, management, the job market and other important topics. To make it easier for you to stay up-to-date, we’ve launched a new blog featuring our team’s top 10 list of must-read articles and posts from this past week. […]

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Posted in , Candidates, Hiring Managers, Professional Development

3 tips to help you find a mentor in the hybrid workplace

by Gaby Gramont

Kelly Jackson, a 27-year-old account director at Ogilvy in Chicago, credits her success with developing mentoring relationships throughout her career. Three years ago, when Jackson was a public relations manager at the Philadelphia-based marketing firm Allen & Gerritsen, she asked three top executives at the firm to be her mentors—to answer her questions, offer advice and help her navigate the workplace. Those relationships helped to advance her career. 

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Posted in , Candidates, Remote Work

Mentorship and promotion for remote workers: Tips for managers and employees

by Gaby Gramont

As organizations head back to the office, opportunities for mentorship and promotion of remote workers are in question. Does working from home equal less visibility and therefore fewer possibilities for growth and advancement than in-office employees? Can remote workers make the connections with senior staff and other mentors to help them ascend to higher-profile roles […]

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Internal Communications and the Return to Work: 1 Do & 1 Don’t

by Gaby Gramont

Internal communications teams are leaning on their basics and shoring up their foundations as they plan now for the best way to support employees this fall. Coming off the height of the pandemic and the usual disconnect over summer, communicating well with employees is arguably more important now than ever, which is why many professionals are focusing on tried-and-true methods.

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Posted in , Hiring Managers, Workplace culture

July Contractor of the Month: Kelley Rosati

by Gaby Gramont

Congratulations to Kelley for her selection as TorchLight’s Contractor of the Month! Read on to learn more about Kelley – where she grew up, her advice to marketing professionals 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 […]

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