Focus: Career Breaks: How to know if you need one, Why they are critical for your success and How to slay your own career break.
Q: What is a career break?
A: A career break is an immensely rewarding period of unemployment taken for personal and/or professional development. Typical career breaks last anywhere from one month to two years.
Q: What can I do on a career break?
A: Anything you want! Take a cooking class in Paris, climb a mountain in Nepal, become a certified yoga instructor, take a road trip through the U.S. or spend quality time at home with loved ones.
Curious if a career break or sabbatical might be just what you need? Or maybe you've already thought about taking a break. Your heart says yes but your brain says no way.
I've got you.
Join Katrina McGhee as she shares her own story plus client stories as real-life examples on how she came to realize she needed a break - How she set her goal, saved $40k in 18 months, planned the break of her dreams and then how she nailed the return by landing 5 jobs offerings in 5 weeks.
Throughout the talk Katrina will share her advice and tools for creating a successful break (saving big money, planning the break of your dreams and how to orchestrate a smooth return to the working world) and interweave her own personal story as an example throughout.
5:30p-6p: Check-in Introductions/Mingling
*Drinks and Light Bites Provided