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I’m Mari Bailey, Operations Manager at iRelaunch. I started working here this past summer after a 14 ½ year career break and am the newest (by just one week!) member of the team.

Last year, when I started to think about returning to work, I realized that I wasn’t sure what type of work I wanted to do. It’s not that I had never thought about it before…I had just never come...

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If you’ve been following along thus far, my...

“Not only was this liberating and clarifying for me on what it was I wanted to do, but it also...
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This month is Global Diversity Month. It’s a...

The two global centers of corporate return to work programming activity outside of the U.S. are the...
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Every quarter our team surfaces helpful...

With so many people now working from home either temporarily or permanently, connecting to others...
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Being in a relaunch mode can drastically lower...

1. Your Inner Critic Does Not Speak the Truth  Our inner critic is often fueled by fear and...
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Let’s start at the beginning, Instagram...

How to use Instagram Stories: Instagram Stories appear in a bar at the top of your feed — and all...
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In honor of this week’s literary themed...

In the past, we’ve featured blog posts on books specifically for relaunchers, shared the iRelaunch...
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It’s no secret that relaunchers struggle with...

Stop apologizing, say Katty Kay and Claire Shipman in their book, The Confidence Code; then start “...
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Hello!  My name is Jennifer Howland and I had the privilege of joining iRelaunch in March 2020...
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Last time,...

iRelaunch blog posts may contain affiliate links through which iRelaunch may earn a small...
Scripts & Dialogues
We answer questions from our relauncher...
This week's topics: Connecting on LinkedIn before or after meeting a colleague, client, or other...

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