“For those who say you can’t go back, this book is the definitive rebuttal.” —BusinessWeek
Women revolutionized the workforce by entering professions in record numbers, but many stepped off the career track to care for their families. Now, these same women are forging new career paths by proving that they can return to challenging, meaningful careers after a break, and so can you.
Referred to as the "Bible of Career Reentry," Back on the Career Track shows you how they are doing it and helps you learn from their successes and challenges. Step-by-step exercises, inspiring stories, sample resumes and resource lists round out this engaging, well-researched look at when, how and why women are returning to work after career breaks of a few months or many years. It offers the perfect first step and a handy resource to regularly reference as you successfully relaunch your own career.
“Cohen and Rabin have hit the nail on the head with this thorough, well-written, step-by-step relaunch guide for stay-at-home moms.” —Library Journal (starred review)
"This is a must-read before filling out any job applications, and it will become your go-to resource each step of the way.” —Mom Central Book Reviews
“Finally! A smart, practical, inspiring guide for moms looking to get back to paid work—without losing their minds.” —Leslie Morgan Steiner, editor of Mommy Wars