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Heather R. Huhman

Heather R. Huhman

Contributor / Career and Workplace Expert; Founder and President, Come Recommended
Waldorf, Md.-based Heather R. Huhman is a career expert, experienced hiring manager and president of Come Recommended, the PR solution for job search and HR tech companies. She writes about issues impacting the modern workplace.

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Don't let a BYOD policy -- and we're not talking alcohol here -- get in the way at your office.
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Should you ask your employees to support the issues important to you and your industry? Opinions are sharply divided.
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