Perhaps you’ve decided to stay home to spend more time with your young children for several years.
Or your elderly parents are beginning to need more attention from you and it’s compromising your ability to work full-time.
Or you’ve had a major health setback, and recovery is likely to sideline you for a substantial period of time.
A career timeout, however, doesn’t have to mean career derailment. By staying professionally engaged and connected, you’ll be able to keep doors open for you when you’re ready to return. (more…)