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Publisher Comments:

Stop daydreaming at your desk, ditch the nine to five, say ciao to the rat race - take life by the scruff of the neck and give it a shake! Whether you want to pen a novel, gawp at migrating wildebeest, row the Atlantic or relax on a Goan beach, The Career Break Book is the guide for you.

Questions you"ll ask - answered

' What should I do with my house, mortgage, finances, pension, pets, car etc?

' How can I ask my employer for time off?

' What happens if I take my children out of school?

' How will future employers view my career break?

' What if I decide not to come back?

Exciting ideas - and how to realize them

Watch polar bears from a tundra buggy

' Learn Thai massage at a monastery

' Take a felucca up the Nile

' Build a house or rent an island

' Join the UN Volunteer Programme

' Monitor animal populations for the US National Park Service

' Write a best-seller

' Sail around the Caribbean

' Visit an ashram in Kerala

' Take the Trans-Mongolian Express from Moscow to Beijing

All this and much more!

Also...

' Advice from career-breakers and industry experts

' World map showing round-the-world trips

' Essential trip-planning advice

Synopsis:

This title consolidates the success of Lonely Planet's "Gap Year Book", but is aimed at a broader market. Taps into a massive rising trend.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781740598668
With:
Joe Bindloss et al
Publisher:
Lonely Planet
Author:
Bindloss, Joe
Author:
Hargreaves, Clare
Author:
Kirby, Jill
Author:
Hindle, Charlotte
Author:
Nystrom, Andrew
Subject:
General
Subject:
Reference - Guides (General)
Subject:
Reference
Edition Description:
Ubr
Publication Date:
20041201
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
197 x 128 mm

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Travel » Relocation and Retirement

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"Synopsis" by , This title consolidates the success of Lonely Planet's "Gap Year Book", but is aimed at a broader market. Taps into a massive rising trend.
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