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Itching to Work Again

How to Network Far Beyond Your Comfort Zone

If you are in life stage: Itching to Work Again Posted April 18th, 2017
By Kathryn Sollmann
As Jane (a 56-year-old woman from California navigating her way back to the workforce) realized that she needed to network far out of her comfort zone, she asked me this question: “I have connections at organizations where I would love…

Back to Work After 20 Years: Serendipity and the Volunteer

If you are in life stage: Itching to Work Again Posted April 7th, 2017
By Kathryn Sollmann
One of my blog readers sent me this note—inspiration for any woman who thinks she has been out of the workforce too long to land a significant job… “After more than 20 years at home, with a long resume of…

From Mom to Moneymaker: Negotiating with Family for the Back to Work Move

If you are in life stage: Itching to Work Again Posted January 3rd, 2017
By Kathryn Sollmann
There’s one skill that women returning to the workforce after a family hiatus will revisit right away: the art of negotiating…with family and potential employers. When there’s not a dire need to restart your career tomorrow, the first deal-making is…

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