Relaunching Your Career

Have you temporarily off-ramped from the workforce, and are now thinking about re-entering through a part-time or full-time role? Below are a few tools and resources to get your started on your journey.




ReLaunch Roadmap (XLS) – List of tactical next steps to get you started. Make sure you have completed category “A” steps before moving onto category “B” and “C” steps.




Worksheets and instructions for how to knock out critical first steps in ReLaunching.




A list of organizations, websites, and reference tools to leverage throughout your search. The ReLaunch Resources (PDF) is a printer friendly version of this list that follows below.

Chicago Booth Career Services Website Resources

Other valuable Chicago Booth resources include:

  • Booth Alumni Nonprofit Consultants (BANC) – Opportunity to apply for four to six month volunteer consulting projects that benefit Chicago-area nonprofit organizations.
  • Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation – Provides educational opportunities for Booth alumni and students around a range of social sector topics and brings together researchers and their social sector interests from across Chicago Booth’s academic disciplines, including economics, finance, marketing, and psychology.

External Resources

  • – Job board tailored towards ReLaunchers. Also provides curated content related to career ReLaunching.
  • – Provides hands-on expertise and career resources to help experienced professionals re-enter the workforce. Includes access to conferences, resources, networking, and job postings.
  • – A digital talent marketplace and community that connects professionally accomplished women with world-class companies for rewarding employment opportunities.
  • – A “career accelerator for women” that provides workshops and technology training to women looking to ReLaunch their career
  • – Connects businesses with MBAs for flexible paid consulting and financial advisory work.


  • – Job listings, salary information, company reviews, and interview information posted anonymously by employees.
  • – Crowdsourced salary information at major employers.
  • – Provides tips and advice on having your own consulting business, including how to think about setting consulting fees.

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