Job Search Tips

Asking the Tough Questions (Part 2 – Salary)

by Gaby Gramont

TorchLight’s experienced team of marketing & communications recruiters explain why job seekers should look inward when considering questions about salary As discussed in our last blog post on Asking the Tough Questions, “What is your current salary?” is one of the hardest to answer and often one that makes candidates most uncomfortable. One reason is […]

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Asking the Tough Questions

by Gaby Gramont

TorchLight’s experienced marketing and communications recruiters shed light on why we ask the “tough questions” during interviews (Hint: It’s for your own good) “A prudent question is one half of wisdom,” Sir Francis Bacon once said. And while the great explorer won’t be sitting next to you during that next job interview, he would be […]

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The Nonverbal Interview: What You Don’t Say is Often More Important than What You Do

by Gaby Gramont

More TorchLight tips on interviewing for marketing and communications jobs in D.C. Our team of experienced marketing recruiters has written before with practical advice for D.C. marketing and communications job seekers about how to prepare for an interview, such as doing your research, getting your resume ready, showing up on time, and so on. But […]

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The Art of the Phone Screen

by Gaby Gramont

Mastering the first-stage interview for a DC marketing and communications job You’re looking into marketing and communications jobs in Washington, D.C. You’ve done your research, you’ve perfected your resume and you’ve received a call for a phone interview – congratulations! But now what? Many candidates are unsure how to conduct a phone interview and what […]

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Three Rules of Thumb for Finding a Marketing Job in DC

by Gaby Gramont

The Path to Finding Your Perfect Job Requires Focus and Execution As one of the leading marketing and communications search firms in the DC region, TorchLight’s recruiters have had the opportunity to talk with thousands of candidates at various stages in their careers. Whether a few years out of college or armed with 20+ years […]

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Getting Ready for the Big Day: Preparing for your interview key to success

by Gaby Gramont

DC’s top marketing and communications recruiters offer practical advice on putting your best foot forward for the interview When it comes to finding the perfect marketing and communications opportunity, the importance of a good resume can’t be overlooked. But, once your resume has made its way through the gatekeepers, and you’ve received that glorious call […]

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