We’d like to introduce you to our October Contractor of the Month: Imani Wills! Imani was selected due to her hard work and outstanding marketing skills. Read on to learn more about Imani: her favorite activities, her bucket list destinations and career advice!
How to land a marketing job with the help of a recruiter: “CEO You Should Know” Heidi Parsont on the Two Marketing Moms podcast
Our CEO and Founder Heidi Parsont was recently featured in iHeart Radio’s “CEOs You Should Know” including a guest appearance on the “Two Marketing Moms” podcast. Listen to Heidi’s valuable insights for job seekers including information on today’s hot job market, how to work with a recruiter to land a top marketing job and other […]
Writers are notoriously undervalued. Online writers’ groups are filled with horror stories about prospective clients who expect to get something for nothing. Check out some real-world examples from professional freelance writers, many of whom have decades of experience and/or advanced degrees.
As you’ve probably heard, the job market is hot right now and jobs are plentiful. Whether you have multiple job offers in hand or are just starting your search, it’s important to think about a range of factors from salary and title to work culture, management style and others.
Our CEO and Founder Heidi Parsont has nearly 20 years of experience working with job candidates to match them with positions that fit their skillsets, work styles and goals. Read on for her advice on what to consider to make sure your next career step is the right one.
Happy end of the week! We’ve brought you another TorchLight’s Weekly News Round-up to keep you on top of the latest news and trends in recruiting, human resources, the job market, and all the other important topics that you want to know about. Enjoy! Female workers report higher stress (LinkedIn) Employers, workers have different recruiting […]
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 […]
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 […]
As part of our series on Women Business Owners, we recently sat down with Laura Gross, President of Scott Circle Communications, to learn about her founder’s story and her agency’s focus on “PR with a Purpose.” Read on to learn about Laura’s path to ownership and her advice to other women who are thinking about […]
By Samantha Nguyen For many of us, 2020 was filled with a lot of challenges. With a new year in front of us, we can take steps forward to set ourselves up for success by establishing new goals—both personal and professional. On the professional side, you may want to upgrade your SEO knowledge, improve your […]
We know job applications are a lot of work–especially when you may be applying to multiple jobs every week! To speed up the process, it’s tempting to send out the same generic cover letter with every application. If you want to catch the attention of busy recruiters, however, an effective cover letter is a must. […]