Career Centers: A Key Component in Your Job Search


As the job market seems tighter than ever, new college graduates may feel like it is a Sisyphean task, endless and futile, to find a job. However, their alma mater’s Career Center is one resource they can be taking advantage of immediately.  Career services can play a crucial role in helping new graduates transition from academia […]

10 AI Jobs on the Rise

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Artificial intelligence, machine learning, large language models, deep learning, neural networks, natural language processing—chances are you’ve heard one or more of these terms lately. They’re all part of the current rapid rise in the tech world being called the “Fourth Industrial Revolution.” Artificial intelligence (AI) and its surrounding technology is growing by leaps and bounds […]

Launch Your Career: 4 Strategic Steps for New College Graduates


Now that the tassel on your cap has turned from right to left and goodbyes given, it’s time to make that education pay off and start your employment search, if you haven’t already.  If you are unsure of where—or how—to start you job search, here are four suggestions to get you rolling.  Take Advantage of […]

Is an IT Bootcamp Right for You?


Are you thinking about enrolling in an IT bootcamp? These short-term, intensive programs are a great opportunity to learn new skills in a short period of time, but as you research the program that’s right for you, you’ll want to consider some of the pros and cons before you sign up. Here are some of […]

Preparing for a Lunch Interview

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You have just been informed of an interview. First emotion? Excitement. Second. Intense panic. A lunch interview?!  No need to fear, by following these suggestions, you can help ease your fears and just be yourself. Without the heartburn. Prepping Doing some prepping and research before the interview is crucial. This often gets overlooked and can […]

TMF Named SIA 2024 Best Staffing Firm to Work For


Columbia, SC – April 3, 2024 – Global research and advisory firm Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) announced winners of the 2024 Best Staffing Firms to Work For today during its Executive Forum North America conference. TM Floyd & Company (TMF) was recognized as a winner in the 21 to 50 employees category. John Starmack, CEO of TMF, was attending […]

How to Silence Imposter Syndrome


What do Lady Gaga, Tom Hanks, and Meryl Streep have in common? Besides being immensely successful in their respective careers, they have admitted that they feel like frauds.  And per Gary Frey, author of Silence the Imposter: 7 Weapons to Silence Imposter Syndrome, feeling like a “fraud” or “imposter” is not that uncommon. “At least 70% of […]

TMF Launches Alumni Page

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We’re thrilled to announce the launch of the official TMF Alumni LinkedIn page, exclusively tailored for our esteemed former employees! This platform will serve as a vibrant hub for reconnecting, networking, and staying updated on the latest happenings within the TMF community. What to Expect 1. Insightful Articles and News: Stay informed and inspired with […]

The Importance of Soft Skills when Job Hunting and in the Workplace

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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in July 2022 and has been updated for February 2024. We all know that when it comes to job hunting, we need to be prepared to talk about our experience and our technical skills and qualifications, along with any degree(s), certifications, and special skills sets we offer. These […]

TM Floyd & Company Tops the List


The Columbia Regional Business Report is out with its 2024 Book of Lists. This annual publication features a look at market facts for the state of South Carolina and a listing of businesses in several categories across the Columbia area. This year there are 13 lists in which TM Floyd & Company is featured on four of them: […]