How to take a career break

Long-term leave does not have to wait until retirement. Taking a break from your career can be a desire, or it can be the result of life events. Whatever the goal, careful planning before taking a vacation can help ensure success and fulfillment. Start by looking at your finances and plan your work break budget. Next, make a rough schedule of how you will fill your time. And if you don’t think you can take a break from work, look at other options such as changing work responsibilities or hours.

In 2016, Jamie Clark from Seattle was a software engineer who planned to take a year off to complete a master’s degree in computational linguistics. A year turned into three and the job transitioned into financial planning.


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