Mini-retirements can help prevent burnout, but returning to the workforce afterward can be tough. Here's how to pull it off, from 4 people who have actually done it

Posted On: Sep 16, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Mini-retirements can help prevent burnout, but returning to the workforce afterward can be tough. Here's how to pull it off, from 4 people who have actually done it

Returning to the rat race after a mini-retirement can be intimidating.
Before taking a mini-retirement , you should make sure you're good at your job and talk to your boss about opportunities for returning or working part-time.
You should also leverage your contacts during your mini-retirement and consider working for yourself once your mini-retirement is over.
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The daily grind can be exhausting.
For some, a mini-retirement - a meaningful respite in which you take a break from your career - can be the right move to overcome burnout and refocus your purpose .
Once you have enough money saved, leaving work for a mini-retirement can feel like an easy decision. But re-entering the rat race after it's over may be a harder battle to face. However, if you play your cards right, getting back into the workforce is more manageable than it sounds.
Here's what four people who've actually been through the process have to say about it.
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