A career break is not the end of a career…

Many people have to take a break in their career, to look after kids, a sick relative, start their own business… This doesn’t mean that their career has ended. Life circumstances change and some might want or have to go back to work after their break.

Employers are often reluctant to consider candidates who have been out of the workplace for some time but it is important to remember that people returning to work after a break have as much to bring to a company as people joining straight from another job.

Whether you are considering returning to work or hiring from this untapped pool of candidates, this TED Talk from Carol Fishman Cohen will give you the confidence to give it a go.

How to get back to work after a career break


The Job Matchmaker


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