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FLORIDA TODAY EDGE Blog: Rejoining the Workforce, Stay Relevant While Taking Time Off

Posted by on Monday, May 16th, 2016 and is filed under .

Scottie Winslow_picIt is common for women or men to take some time off from their careers, whether it be for personal or family matters. That decision can result in stress when it’s time to rejoin the workforce. Many worry about having to take a few steps backward in their career to get back into the swing of things.

Regardless of why you have been out work – it’s important to always stay connected. From attending networking events to utilizing remote tools like LinkedIn discussion groups, keeping your name out there and continuing to educate yourself on industry trends is crucial.

This week’s FLORIDA TODAY EDGE column comes from Optum Consulting Vice President Scottie Davis Winslow. Scottie gives us all a few tips on how to successfully rejoin the workforce. Read more HERE.