backonthecareertrack

Carol Fishman Cohen and Vivian Steir Rabin are the co-authors of Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay-at-Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work (Warner Books), the acclaimed book on resuming a career after a career break, and the co-founders of iRelaunch.

iRelaunch "the Career Reentry Experts®" provides career reentry programming, events, and information for employers, universities, organizations, and for mid-career professionals in all stages of career break. Their signature event, the Career Relaunch Forum, is an all day return to work conference offered in major suburbs and cities across the country. Cohen and Rabin have presented their career reentry strategies to over 3,500 people at more than 60 events, nationally and internationally, since 2006. Both graduates of Harvard Business School, Cohen, a mother of four, and Rabin, a mother of five, resumed their careers after multi-year career breaks. Their Back on the Career Track® blog is a regular feature on Yahoo Shine.


Ms. Cohen, Ms. Rabin, Back on the Career Track and iRelaunch are regularly featured in the national press, including Business Week, The Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Christian Science Monitor, the Boston Globe, Fast Company, National Public Radio, Oprah & Friends XM Satellite Radio, Family Circle and MSNBC.com. iRelaunch was awarded the 2007 Workplace Innovations Award by the Women's Leadership Institute of Bentley College "for outstanding commitment to creating innovative workplace policies that help women achieve professional success".

 

Coping with the downturn, emotionally

  Originally posted on Yahoo Shine by Vivian Steir Rabin ...more

Returning to work after a divorce

Originally posted on Yahoo Shine  by Carol Fishman Cohen ...more

This mom's tips for weathering tough times

Originally posted on Yahoo Shine  by Vivian Steir Rabin ...more

Finding your dream (part-time) job

 REPOSTED FROM OUR REGULARLY FEATURED BLOG ON YAHOO SHINE  by Vivian Steir Rabin ...more

Misleading title alert: “Women: Re-entering Workforce Easy”

 REPOSTED FROM OUR REGULARLY FEATURED BLOG ON YAHOO SHINE  By Carol Fishman Cohen ...more

Building blocks for a new career

 REPOSTED FROM OUR REGULARLY FEATURED BLOG ON YAHOO SHINE Getty Images by Vivian Steir Rabin ...more

What to do if you blow the answer to an interview question

 REPOSTED FROM OUR BACK ON THE CAREER TRACK BLOG FEATURED ON YAHOO SHINE By Carol Fishman Cohen   ...more

What to do about cover letters and references if you haven't worked in years

   REPOSTED FROM OUR BACK ON THE CAREER TRACK BLOG FEATURED ON YAHOO SHINE By Vivian Steir Rabin ...more

How do you define "part time?"

 REPOSTED FROM OUR REGULARLY FEATURED BLOG ON YAHOO SHINE: http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/money/how-do-you-define-part-time-194653/   by Carol Fishman Cohen ...more

Re-entering the workforce: It’s a matter of perception

REPOSTED FROM OUR REGULARLY FEATURED YAHOO SHINE BLOG http://shine.yahoo.com/channel/money/re-entering-the-workforce -it-s-a-matter-of-perception-190140/ By Vivian Steir Rabin ...more