You Can Call It A Comeback: 9 Steps To Get Your Professional Groove Back
Make 2015 the year of your professional comeback. Whether you’ve been on a self-imposed hiatus, laid off from your previous job, or out of the industry due to motherhood, you can always make a comeback.
Women actually take more career breaks. “When it comes to taking a career hiatus, women are still in the lead – but these days it’s not just because we’re the ones giving birth: everything from travel to caring for elderly parents is giving women of all ages cause to say sayonara to a regular salary,” reports Yahoo!
“The longer you’ve been out on a career break, the more you feel professionally disconnected,” points out Carol Fishman Cohen, co-founder of US career re-entry program iRelaunch. But she adds. “Every hurdle in returning to work is a temporary situation – the humps are there, but you can easily get over them.”
And if D’Angelo can make a comeback after a 14-year hiatus, then you can too.
Here are nine steps to get your comeback happening.