My Book is on Amazon!

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

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At long last, my new book, Lies, Damned Lies & Internships: The Truth About Getting from Classroom to Cubicle, is available on Amazon. Woohoo! A must-read for interns, interns-to-be, their parents, and employers (if I do say so myself). Also, I’ve added discussion questions to the book’s web page. So, if you’re looking for blog fodder after reading it or … Read More

My New Book Examines Today’s American Internship

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

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My latest book is available for pre-order. Woohoo! As I explain on the book’s web page, Lies, Damned Lies & Internships: The Truth About Getting from Classroom to Cubicle examines the condition of internships in today’s economy – and tackles the good, bad, and ugly. Specifically, here’s an outline of the book: Chapter 1: Recent Controversies Surrounding Internships Chapter 2: … Read More

College Recruiting Techniques, Crowdsourced

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

I’ve been researching my book, Come Recommended: A Step-by-Step Guide to Attracting, Hiring & Retaining Generation Y, for about 4 months now. Time to start writing! While speaking with some great folks at Sodexo, a comment along the lines of, “As soon as you publish, there’s going to be something new to write about!” was mentioned. One of the reasons … Read More

E-BOOK: Personal Branding for Job Search Success

Heather R. HuhmanBooks, Candidate Advice

Having a powerful and consistent personal brand puts you one step closer to landing your dream job. Some job seekers still think in terms of the old job market paradigm. The old paradigm said most companies post to job boards, had full-time recruiters who carefully selected candidates and expected employees to stay for at least five years. The realities of … Read More

50 Most-Asked Entry-Level Career Questions

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

I am working on a new e-book — tentatively titled, “The 50 Most-Asked Entry-Level Career Questions, Answered” — and I would like to hear from you! What are your most burning entry-level career questions? Please leave them in the comments. I will compile them and select 50 to appear in the e-book. If your question is chosen (so be sure … Read More

My Next Book is Underway…and I Want to Hear from You!

Heather R. HuhmanBooks, Entrepreneurship, Personal

Signing my first book contract (to write #ENTRYLEVELtweet: Taking Your Career from Classroom to Cubicle) was one of the most exciting moments of my life. However, signing my second book contract this past weekend was even more exhilarating! Like my co-author, Kristina Allen, I’ve been a writer since a very young age. I used to write short stories for my little … Read More

Everything a 20-Something Should Know About Personal Finance

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

Graduation is just around the corner! But guess what? You don’t just have landing a job to worry about. Your personal finance situation is also at stake. Throughout the pages of The Numbers Game: Everything a 20-Something Should Know About Personal Finance, you’ll learn about budgeting 101, credit card debt, student loans, how to choose your job carefully, whether or … Read More

Get #ENTRYLEVELtweet Free on Your iPhone

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

I just received a really cool e-mail from my publishers and wanted to share it with you first. For a limited time, you can get my book, #ENTRYLEVELtweet: Taking Your Career from Classroom to Cubicle, for free on your iPhone. If you have an iPhone, please search for THINKaha application and download it for FREE. You can add the book … Read More

Graduated, Unemployed & Un(der)insured

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard there’s a bit of a debate going on about health insurance. Should everyone be required by law to have it? Who foots the bill? And so on… What I’m about to say isn’t political in nature, but now that you’ve graduated from college and aren’t covered under your parents’ plan, you … Read More

(Pre-)Order #ENTRYLEVELtweet & Win Big

Heather R. HuhmanBooks

My first published book, #ENTRYLEVELtweet: Taking Your Career from Classroom to Cubicle, is due out next week — but it is available for pre-order now. I can’t begin to describe how excited I am! So instead, I’m making a bunch of free offers for early purchasers. Free Launch Party/Networking Event You actually don’t have to purchase the book to get … Read More