In conclusion, invest in your career break by taking the time to plan, be clear about your reasons behind taking a career break and communicate while you are away. This will leave you in a good position on your return.
Sarah Derry is the Director of People Reaching Potential, an organisation which focuses on creating opportunities for organisations and individuals to reach their "full potential". Sarah has worked extensively in the hospitality and tourism industry and has developed expertise in coaching, learning and development, keynote speaking and recruiting the best. Prior to founding People Reaching Potential, she was the Regional Director of Human Resources for a large multi – national company.
For more information on Sarah, please see www.peoplereachingpotential.com.au