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This is your year! You've decided that in 2021, you're going to restart your career, either in an industry where you've previously worked or in a new one. You're raring to go! To make your relaunch happen this year, what is the first, most important thing that you should do now? Revise your dusty, old resume? No.  Arrange as many informational interviews as possible? No. Find a volunteer position that allows a prospective employer to test drive your work? No.

While all of the activities above are effective steps in the relaunch process, your first activity should be to conduct a thorough inventory of who you are, and what your skills, values, interests...

Sometimes the best opportunities show up by...

Watch this short video to learn how you can find opportunities where you least expect them.
Volunteering can lead to paid work

Earn relevant experience and valuable contacts...

This week's iRelaunch Return to Work Tip of the Week is: Volunteering Can Lead to Paid Work. ...

Sometimes opportunities can be found in...

Consider opportunities in academia when returning to the workforce after a career break. We are not...
Introduction by Carol Fishman Cohen LeeAnn Dance is a 48 year old mother of four from Virginia who...
Guest blog by Kris Hintz, Founder of Position U 4 College We Baby Boomers, the intensity...

Take-aways from the Conference to help you...

Three days after iRelaunch‘s Return to Work Conferencein New York, there are a number of highlights...

Quick and easy dinners make work/life balance...

I don’t know anyone who hates cooking as much as I do so the major criteria of these supper recipes...

Learn how to reestablish ties with former...

This is a reprint of a guest blog we wrote for Working Mother. Yesterday, we were speaking to a...
5 Ways to Relaunch Your Career

Consider these five avenues to lead you to...

This is a reprint of a guest blog we wrote for www.thewomensconference.org With the national...

Patagonia founder finds relaunchers, "one of...

This is a reprint of a guest blog we wrote for The Glass Hammer. In the June issue of INC Magazine...

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