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Welcome to your launch pad...

If you're struggling to return to work after a career break, you can finally take a deep breath. You're in the right place.

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relaunchers in our community

We promise...you're not alone. Join our ever-growing community of relaunchers and find peers going through your same challenges.

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The viral TED talk by iRelaunch co-founder Carol Fishman Cohen has nearly 3.6 million views and has been translated into 30 languages.

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Our popular “3, 2, 1 iRelaunch” podcast has over 200 episodes and nearly 325,000 downloads.

All the tools you need to get started on your relaunch...

At iRelaunch we create and curate content specifically to help guide and advise relaunchers on their personal journeys to relaunch their careers after an extended career break. Rest assured that the core of our mission is to support relaunchers from launch pad to landing pad...from providing you with tools and resources as you begin your relaunch, to working with forward-thinking organizations on how to thoughtfully and purposefully create the space within their organizations to engage with talented and enthusiastic relaunchers like yourself.

If you're ready to connect with employers looking to hire qualified relaunchers, check out the resources below...

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iRelaunch Job Board

Resume Gaps Wanted

The only job board where resume gaps are not only welcomed, they're required! It's completely free for relaunchers to set up their profile. We recommend you also upload your resume as some employers will use the resume search feature to find candidates even before they post their jobs!
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iRelaunch Return to Work Conference

May 17th - 19th

Save the date for our next Return to Work Conference in May 2022! This event will be our 31st Return to Work Conference will deliver the strategies and career advice for relaunchers from top experts, employers and coaches in the industry. You won't want to miss it! Mark your calendars now and sign up for our newsletter to stay informed on when we open registration!
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iRelaunch Champion Employers

Employers who recognize the value of relaunchers

When you relaunch, where do you land? There are many employers out there that have realized the value of relaunchers. We've helped over 200 global employers to create the space for relaunchers to land through return to work programs. These are the employers interested in hiring relaunchers like you.
Browse iRelaunch's Champion Employers
The definitive guide

Return to Work Roadmap

Your step-by-step plan for returning to a rewarding career. Go from career break to ready-to-work in just 5 phases!
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Events

Want to know what else is going on?

Webinars, workshops, conferences...we're always busy planning ahead for the next great event. Head over to our events page to register for any upcoming events that pique your interest. While you're there, check out some of our past events and let us know what kind of events or content you'd like to see more of!

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Resources

Looking for guidance and advice?

In addition to the iRelaunch Blog, 3, 2, 1 iRelaunch Podcast, and keeping a pulse on what's happening in the relauncher market, we've curated an entire resource center full of helpful articles, free downloads and lots of other relevant organizations out there that are doing incredible work to support relaunchers and their families.



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Free Mini-Course

Not ready for the full Return to Work Roadmap?

Not sure if you're ready for the comprehensiveness of the entire Return to Work Roadmap, or are you wanting to take it for a bit of a test drive first? Start your test drive today by trying out our free Mini-Course! 

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Success Stories

Shameka Volkers

We've tracked thousands of relaunchers success stories since we established the reentry industry back in 2007. For a quick jolt of inspiration, browse the many stories we've documented over the years, like Shameka Volkers' story, who relaunched in 2017 with Moody's return to work program. Be sure to check back frequently as we are continually adding new stories!

 

Ready to get social? Remember, you're not alone in your relaunch journey!

Join The iRelaunch Return to Work Forum

The iRelaunch Return to Work Forum is iRelaunch's private group designed exclusively for relaunchers and moderated by one of our coaches to encourage your progress and keep discussions going. The virtual networking environment features a supportive group of more than 7,000 fellow relaunchers sharing their journeys - both the triumphs and the setbacks - in a supportive, judgement-free environment. This is the peer community that understands your challenges and frustrations and celebrates your wins and successes. It is also a good way to connect with other relaunchers in your area to form a local support group. Please note the Forum is limited to relaunchers only and you must answer the two questions AND agree to the rules in order to be admitted. Please be sure you scroll down to answer all questions and agree to the rules or you will not be admitted.
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Begin Networking in the iRelaunch LinkedIn Group

Join iRelaunch's group on LinkedIn. Ever wondered how to address the career break on your LinkedIn profile (and resume?) Our LinkedIn group is perfect for scouting out strategies and ideas for how to handle the career break by connecting and networking with the other community members.
Take the first step to growing your network today...

Get motivated by following iRelaunch on Instagram

We put out a lot of great content and advice, and we document a lot of these pieces of advice and inspiration in our highlights on Instagram. Head to our page and hit follow so you'll receive motivating tips and strategies to boost your confidence and keep you going on your relaunch right in your feed.
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Champion Employers

Did you leave the workforce for a caregiving role, to pursue a personal interest, or for another reason?

These employers are interested in hiring you.