Parents Pivot, Returning to Work After Career Pause

Companies are struggling to find the right people and should be lining up to interview you. You’re driven and dedicated in every role that you take on. You’re well educated and have plenty of work experience (paid or unpaid). So why is it so hard for you to re-enter the workforce? International Coaching Federation career coach and founder of Parents Pivot, Anna McKay, asked herself that same question.

In this session Anna will share some great tips for returning to paid work after a chosen career pause. She will help you face the anxieties and position yourself better for the current job market and carve out a new career identify.


About the Presenter

ana_mckayAnna McKay is the founder of Parent’s Pivot. She’s on a mission to help women find careers they love after pausing for parenthood or returning from maternity leave. She enjoys helping clients of all levels build confidence and hone their leadership style. An ICF certified coach since 2008, Anna is also a certified practitioner for MBTI and EQi.



You Might Also Be Interested In...

Influencing Without Authority

Practice how to influence and gain support from others beyond the responsibilities inherent to your job’s position or title. Be prepared to challenge your assumptions on what it really means to create positive change.

Through interactive activities utilizing Harvard Kennedy School’s Adaptive Leadership framework, engage in a “case-in-point” method of teaching which allows you to experience the concepts at work during the course.



Very useful, helpful information presented by a knowledgable professional who was friendly and accessible.

Client Name

Company, job etc..

    We'd Love To Hear What You Thought of This Item.


    Be the first to know when we:

    • release new learning opportunities
    • make webinars available for sharing
    • offer related programs you might be interested in


    If you experience trouble with the form above, please try again in an alternate browser. To optimize your experience, we recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.