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Many successful relaunchers consider volunteerism and nonprofit work as part of their relaunch journey. In a previous blog post of ours, “Building Skills Through Strategic Volunteering,” iRelaunch Career Coach, Mary Beth Barrett Newman, said, “...

Social media has drastically changed the way we connect and communicate, and all indications predict it is here to stay. In a 2017 report released by We Are Social and Hootsuite, statistics show 2.8 billion social media users globally, or about...

As you consider whether to join us at an iRelaunch conference, here is what past attendees have gotten out of the conference:


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To help you with your decision, we thought it might be helpful to share several testimonials with you from iRelaunch Return to Work Conference attendees over the years as you ask yourself “Is this conference for me?”:


The first big company "returnship*" programs started nearly a decade ago, but are only now catching on in larger numbers. Having been active in the career reentry space since I relaunched my own career at Bain Capital in 2001, I have...

iRelaunch announced today that Ruth Reardon O’Brien, Retired Partner, Ropes & Gray, will be the second recipient of the iRelaunch Pioneering Relauncher Award. The award was announced on October 3rd at the iRelaunch Return to Work Conference...

Today’s job market is competitive, fast-paced and constantly changing. Job seekers need to stand out to be noticed. As an executive and career coach and former marketing executive, I know all too well that having the right skills and experience...

Returning to the workforce can be overwhelming, especially when you may feel insecure about your abilities.  Are there some “rusty” skills you need to refresh? New skills you need or want to learn? An industry or position you want more...

My name is Sarah Mills and I am the Senior Director of Logistics for iRelaunch. I love to plan! Ok, maybe not dinners, but I do like to plan events. I specifically enjoy managing the logistics of conferences, where multiple pieces need to fit...

When looking at stats on people who return to work after a career break, studies are cited that show taking a career break for three years or more results in a compensation hit of 37%. The problem with these stats is that they mask the...


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