Plan for the New Job

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Package Yourself, Plan for the New Job, Personal Readiness and Workplace Options

Difficult roads lead to beautiful destinations. This is the phrase prominently displayed on the photograph I have set as my desktop background for over a year. It serves as a reminder of the roads I’ve traveled to get to where I am.


Plan for the New Job, Caregivers & Other Supports, Work-Life Balance

Congratulations – you have made the decision to relaunch your career! This is a very exciting decision, and you want to hold on to that excitement as you journey down the path of finding work. No matter the length of your career break, your...

Package Yourself, Plan for the New Job, Stay Connected & Network, Personal Readiness and Workplace Options

On New Year’s Day, I was enjoying the distant view of white-capped mountains as I ran along a desert trail in Red Rock Canyon, just outside Las Vegas. It was a clear morning, with bright warm sun and Joshua trees all around me. It didn’t feel...

If your loved ones and friends are wondering what to get you for the upcoming holiday season and new year, we have some suggestions. In this list of thoughtful ideas, in all price ranges and all categories, you'll find just the thing to...

Package Yourself, Plan for the New Job, Personal Readiness and Workplace Options, Timing

A fresh decade and a new year are upon us with all the promise and possibility of what’s next in your world. It’s never too late to reinvent yourself and design a new life. The thought of change can be scary especially with the risk of something...

When it comes to mapping out your return to work there is so much to consider. Having a game plan in place will help you transition from unemployed to employed. Having strategies and tools which help define the most cost- and time-effective...

Videos, Plan for the New Job, General

Our goal, every day, is to give you the best return to work advice and connect you with employers offering the best relaunch opportunities. 

As we review our 2019, these highlights stand out:


Plan for the New Job, Success Stories, Personal Readiness and Workplace Options, General

After a challenging eight-month job search, Lily P., a former arts publication editor with a twelve-year career break, finally landed a position as a development officer at a major cultural institution in New York. In the three weeks leading to...

Package Yourself, General, Plan for the New Job, Caregivers & Other Supports, Stay Connected & Network

When we decide we’re ready for a new job - we’re ready for a new job, now. We’re high on anticipation and enthusiasm, and we’re anxious to flex those job-performance muscles. Unfortunately, our “ready-to-work” timeline rarely matches...

Package Yourself, Career Transitions, Validate Past Skills & Experience, Plan for the New Job, Refresh Your Skills, Success Stories, Stay Connected & Network, Personal Readiness and Workplace Options

A common question children are asked is “What do you want to be when you grow up?” This question implies that there should be a short and simple answer. Yet, realistically, the answer is often quite complex. Many factors impact career journeys:...


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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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A mid-career internship is a wonderful springboard back into the workforce.

“The 40-Year-Old Intern:“ Carol Fishman Cohen’s celebrated Harvard Business Review article about mid-career internships.

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"The Bible of Career Reentry"

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