The Library provides full text access to a selection of key business and reference eBooks from leading publishers. eBooks are available to logged-in ICAEW members, ACA students and other entitled users.
Get the best from a career break: how to make the most from your time away from the office
Pros and cons of career breaks, the options available, personal finances, flexible working, returning to work after career breaks, and career development resources.
Bend, so your firm doesn't break
The article discusses the need for financial advisers to provide sabbaticals and flextime to retain valuable workforce. Topics covered include the growth in demand for financial advice, how flexible work arrangement include both work hours and work locations, and the most common flexible work arrangements.
Employers assist with return to work
Discusses return-to-work schemes, including initiatives by EY, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Herbert Smith Freehills and Lloyds Banking Group.
"Managers are scared of pregnancy. And that means we're losing talent".
Explores issues faced by women when taking maternity leave or transitioning back to the workplace and how BDO is rethinking its approach in order to retain female talent.
Finding the 'on-ramp': Women who seek return to corporate life face hurdles
Article looking at how successful women are at returning to the work force after a career break.
Sabbaticals pay off
Paid sabbaticals allow employees to recharge and and boost retention, development and training at little cost.
I retired. Now how do I unretire?
Article providing information to retirees who would like to return to work.
Articles and advice from the ICAEW on career progression, career breaks and redundancy, finding a job and working internationally.
Tips and advice from the Chartered Accountants' Benevolent Association on dealing with work-related issues.
Taking a career break from work
Information on career breaks from ACAS covering key points for employers and employees.
Taking a career break: what's stopping you?
Article on the TUC's workSMART site which answers common questions related to career breaks.
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