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5 unexpected lessons from taking a career break at 40
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5 unexpected lessons from taking a career break at 40

Last year, this Type A perpetual workaholic made the unexpected and uncharacteristically bold decision to step away from my nearly two-decade professional career with one company. After years of feeling burnt out from juggling a stressful job while raising a young family, I decided that I was done attempting to…

Financial Independence for Women: Security for you and your family

Financial Independence for Women: Security for you and your family

In today’s world, achieving financial security is a goal that most women strive for. Establishing financial independence for women is more about having the right mindset and making responsible financial decisions — not just having plenty of money, a big house, and a fancy car. It means taking ownership of…

The comprehensive guide to planning a career break

The comprehensive guide to planning a career break

At some point in everyone’s career, we have all imagined taking an extended break from working. Whether you hate your job and have the overwhelming desire to scream “I quit!!!” and storm out, or a quieter desire to get out of the daily grind and enjoy more free time to focus on your family and passions —it’s a fantasy we can all relate to.