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A Break from Work to Volunteer Abroad: A Case Study
A Break from Work to Volunteer Abroad: A Case Study
Eager to escape a dead-end job, Tracy Bromfield went to South Africa on a four-month career break to volunteer with children and animals. It was a life-changing…...
A Break to Look After Small Children: A Case Study
A Break to Look After Small Children: A Case Study
Rachel Oldroyd took a career break from her job as a journalist after she got pregnant with her second child, hoping to spend more time with the children than she did…...
A Career Break for Extended Honeymoon: A Case Study
A Career Break for Extended Honeymoon: A Case Study
Taking a career break a few months after they tied the knot meant an extended honeymoon for Pippa and Aaron Witcher, one in which they travelled and finalised business…...
A Work Break to Study Abroad: A Case Study
A Work Break to Study Abroad: A Case Study
Dave Richardson has always loved going on safari, so when he had the opportunity to take a career break abroad and study to become a field guide himself, he jumped at…...
Change Direction and Gain New Skills: A Case Study
Change Direction and Gain New Skills: A Case Study
After five years working in a corporate position, Tom Bureau wanted to return to an entrepreneurial role. He hoped a career break would allow him to do that exactly…...
Disabled and Travelled the World on a Career Break: A Case Study
Disabled and Travelled the World on a Career Break: A Case Study
Becky Mason wanted to travel the world - but a short holiday wasn't enough. So she asked her boss for a four-month career break and went to Australia, New Zealand, the…...
Took Baby on a Caribbean Career Break: A Case Study
Took Baby on a Caribbean Career Break: A Case Study
Going on a career break can be challenging for even the hardiest of souls, but what's it like taking a small baby along?...
Travelling During a Career Break: A Case Study
Travelling During a Career Break: A Case Study
A difficult time in her personal life was all the impetus Jane Fordham needed to take a career break to see the world. Best of all, she came back to her old job - and…...
We Travelled as a Couple on a Career Break: A Case Study
We Travelled as a Couple on a Career Break: A Case Study
Having the chance to switch off from work completely when you're self-employed is a rare opportunity, so John and Jan Lees made the most of it when they went on a…...
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