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Get the best from a career break: How to make the most of your time away from the office
A & C Black (A & C Black, 2006)
This book covers all the key issues for anyone thinking about time out from the office. Includes how to make the most of a career break, weighing up the pros and cons of a career break, thinking about values and priorities, exploring the options open to you, assessing your financial situation, investigating flexible working and getting back into the swing of things.
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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.
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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