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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, […]

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“Women in Transition” Joining Creative Conversations

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 […]


Why Wall St. Wants You Back: Returning From a Career Break

            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 […]