Heather R. Huhman, founder & president of Come Recommended, has more than a decade of public relations and marketing experience, specializing in media relations, content marketing, and social media. She is also a well-recognized career expert, an experienced hiring manager, and someone who has been in nearly every employment-related situation imaginable.
Heather knows and understands the needs of today’s employers and seekers. Her expertise in this area led to her selection as a regular contributor to Blogging4Jobs, Business2Community, Business Insider, Glassdoor, Huffington Post, Mashable, Parade, Personal Branding Blog, Tech Cocktail, and Women Powering Business. She also formerly contributed to Examiner.com, ForbesWoman, HR Communicator, USNews.com, The Wall Street Journal, and Yahoo! and has been interviewed for hundreds of articles appearing in The Wall Street Journal, CNN Money, Bloomberg Businessweek, CBS Moneywatch, Fox Business, The Washington Post, AOL Jobs, and more.
Additionally, Heather has been recognized by CareerBliss as one of the Top 10 Gen Y Experts on Twitter, one of 20 Power PR Women to Follow on Twitter by The Daily Muse, one of 13 Super Experts to Follow in 2013 by Campus to Career, one of the Top 25 Twitter Accounts for Job Seekers to Follow by Corn on the Job, and been named to dozens of other lists during the past four years.
CNN/CareerBuilder also recognized her in 2009 and 2011 as a ‘top job tweeter you should be following,’ and she was included in Monster.com’s ‘The Monster 11 for 2011: Career Experts Who Can Help Your Search.’
Finally, Heather is the author of Lies, Damned Lies & Internships: The Truth About Getting from Classroom to Cubicle (Happy About, 2011) and #ENTRYLEVELtweet: Taking Your Career from Classroom to Cubicle (Happy About, 2010) and the e-books Attention Job Seekers: Your Search is at Stake! 9 Steps to Becoming an Expert Marketer & Getting Hired in Today’s Digital World (2011), Relocating for an Entry-Level Job: Why You Probably Have to & How to Do It (2010), Graduated, Unemployed & Un(der)insured: Why You Need to Stop What You’re Doing Right Now to Purchase Health Insurance and How to Pick the Provider & Plan Best for You (2010), and Gen Y Meets the Workforce: Launching Your Career During Economic Uncertainty (2008).
Heather has a master’s certificate in Internet marketing from the University of San Francisco and a B.A. in communication from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She resides in the Washington, DC area with her husband, dog and two cats. She is available to answer your questions or speak at your next event.