Job Search Tips

What are professional references?

Most employers perform reference checks during the hiring process. Here’s why it’s important to gather them beforehand.

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Ask the Recruiter: Recession, Lay-Offs, and Dealing With a Changing Market

TorchLight’s Senior Account Manager Amy Tschutani answers questions about the recession, lay-offs and the changing job market.

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Marketing Automation Jobs: 5 Must-have Skills to Succeed

More than ever, employers are looking for marketing automation experts to help drive results. Do you have what it takes?

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Ask the Recruiter: Avoid these 2 resume mistakes

Our Sr. Director of Recruiting Ops and Engagement Heather Pederson answers your questions about the job application and interview process.

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Why should you consider contracting with TorchLight?

Whether you prioritize pay, benefits, tenure, possibility of promotion, or all of the above– contract roles offer big career opportunities.

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Remote Work: One Size Doesn’t Fit All

As more companies transition to remote work, it’s important to prepare employee accommodations and consider the long-term impact of remote-first culture.

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How to work with a marketing recruiter: Advice from TorchLight CEO Heidi Parsont

iHeart Radio’s “CEOs You Should Know” podcast interviews Torchlight’s CEO and Founder Heidi Parsont about working with a recruiter.

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Mentorship and promotion for remote workers

Remote work can make it hard to build professional relationships. How can you find a new mentor outside the traditional office?

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3 Online Learning Platforms to Help You Improve Your Professional Skills and Knowledge

Use Stackskills, LinkedIn Learning, and Hubspot Academy to learn new skills entirely from home.

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Learn How to Write an Effective Cover Letter With 3 Simple Tips

Tempting as it is to send all potential employers the same cover letter, personalization makes all the difference. Follow these tips to tailor your message to each opportunity.

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