Information, helpful advice, and commentary about topics relevant to relaunchers.


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...

Military couple
National Military Appreciation Month (NMAM) is celebrated every May and is a presidential...
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Are you ready to relaunch? The list below is derived from countless discussions with relaunching...
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A job search under the best conditions is stressful. The COVID-19 pandemic has exponentially...

Feeling like you're waking up every day to "I...

If you’ve watched 'Groundhog Day" with Bill Murray, you're probably feeling a lot like weatherman...
Imposter syndrome
Why is this so hard for most people to admit? Especially in times of uncertainty or crisis, like...
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As if networking wasn’t tough enough, how in the world can you network when most states have a stay...
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Try out these apps and tips from our...

Did you know LinkedIn offers skills validation to showcase your abilities to potential employers?...
Kellie Van and Husband
I am so thrilled to be one of the newest members of the iRelaunch team! Hello there, my name is...
While there is a lot of uncertainty right now, here’s how relaunchers can use extended time at home...
Kendell Brown
So, I got an MBA, then a fast-track career, then a spouse and family. Then I did what a lot of...


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A 5-Phase online workbook and support program to help you go from relaunch readiness assessment to negotiating your benefits package. Your self-paced tool for returning to work. 

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