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What we’re thankful for…

by Julie Rutherford

During this season of gratitude, the TorchLight Team has a lot to be thankful for—family, friends, fulfilling work with great clients and candidates, and so much more. Read on to learn what each of us is grateful for this year and beyond. Heidi Parsont  – TorchLight CEO and Founder I’m thankful for the opportunity to […]

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How to Make the Most out of Reference Checks
By Julie Lowe

by Julie Rutherford

Reference checks can be challenging—TorchLight’s Chief Culture Officer Julie Lowe explains how to dig in and get the information you need. “Do reference checks really matter? I’ve never gotten a bad reference…” If potential candidates select their references wisely, they are almost always exclusively positive. While this is great for job seekers, it can be […]

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10 must-reads of the week! Employee personality tests, confidence habits and more.

by Julie Rutherford

This week’s interesting articles range from how to use employee personality tests to fighting bias in the office and habits that will increase your work confidence. Do you know how to use employee personality tests or ways to increase work confidence? Read on to learn:  The helpful upside of office personality tests Other than being […]

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What are the best marketing recruiting firms in DC?

by Heidi Parsont

Get hiring help from one of Washington’s top marketing recruiting firms TorchLight is one of the best marketing recruiting firms in DC and we specialize in hiring and placing highly skilled marketing, communications and PR professionals in the area’s leading businesses. And, because this is all we do, we’ve become experts. TorchLight is one of […]

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Are you trying to fill a PR job in DC? Let TorchLight help with communications recruiting

by Heidi Parsont

As a leader in DC-area communications recruiting, TorchLight assists hiring managers by finding and placing top PR job seekers TorchLight is an expert in communications recruiting and we can help you find the right PR job seeker in Washington, D.C. From posting the position to sifting through resumes and screening potential job candidates, it takes […]

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TorchLight Marketing Contractors Help Launch AARP’s Latest “Staying Sharp” ProgramPersonalized email marketing program enhances member benefits

by Julie Rutherford

Over the years, TorchLight has placed contractors in a variety of positions at D.C. metro area companies, including digital marketing, marketing operations, customer experience, and membership marketing. These positions have consisted of a variety of rewarding projects for our contractors and employers. Recently, a talented team of marketing contractors from TorchLight had the opportunity to […]

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Is Your Washington Office Needing to Hire a Digital Marketing Expert?

by Heidi Parsont

TorchLight, one of the DC region’s leading marketing, communications and PR recruiters, can help your organization find an amazing digital marketing talent for your team–whether a permanent full-time hire or a short-term, project-based marketing contractor. Call us today! There’s not a company around that wouldn’t benefit from a digital marketing strategy expert on their team, […]

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3 Reasons Why Your DC Company Needs an Experienced Marketing Recruiter

by Heidi Parsont

Looking for Exceptional Marketing and Communications Talent for Your Northern Virginia Business? A Headhunter Can Help! Hiring, even under the best of circumstances, can be time-consuming and challenging—especially here in the Washington, DC region where competition is high and the labor market is tight. And especially when filling marketing, communications and public relations jobs, when […]

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Struggling to Find a Digital Analytics Manager? TorchLight Takes the Stress Out of Recruiting

by Heidi Parsont

Top companies searching for marketing and communications candidates in Washington, D.C. look to TorchLight for help with hiring If you’re been searching for someone to lead your digital analytics team with little luck, it’s time to call in the experts. At TorchLight, we have connections to marketing superstars ready and able to hit the ground […]

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