Getting back to Work After a Break: 10 Things You Need to Know to Return to the Workplace. “The Opt Out Generation Wants Back In” heralded the headline of a 2013 New York Times article about women who had taken a career break and then subsequently desired to re-enter the workforce. The story itself, however, […]
JCC of Mid-Westchester – Women in Transition: Cindy Golub, Michelle Friedman, Arjan Eenkema van Dijk It was a pleasure to speak on a panel recently that focused on strategies for restarting a career after an extended absence from the paid workforce. The panel was led by Cheryl Strauss Einhorn, an award-winning journalist, media consultant and […]
For Professionals Returning to Work, There’s Power in the Cohort. I am a huge fan of the use of cohorts in professional development programs. This love of cohorts dates back to my own first job out of college when I was in a “training class” of 14 people. Later, I was in a specialized Masters […]
It has been a pleasure working with several Wall Street firms on their re-entry programs. From collaborating with the program sponsors to coaching cohorts of participants, I have been so impressed with how these programs are a huge win-win for all parties. This piece in the GlassHammer explains how […]
Here is a great background article on several programs and profile of participants: [PDF] Helping Women Get Back in the Game – NYTimes.com [Link] to Article on NYTimes.com Photo Credit: Fred R. Conrad / The New York Times.