RHOTC Amy ..."Tommy is entering high School... Sarah is in middle school and I am thinking about going back to work. My resume is filed away and I am not sure how to make it shiny and new. What do I do?"
RHOTC Dawn... "First thing is first... you need to update your resume."
RHOTC Amy.... "How?... I have been out of the working world for so long... where do I go to update my resume and how do I word being a Stay at home mom, PTO President.. and Volunteer for the Red Cross to make it sound professional?"
2nd Case Scenerio.....
RHOTC Tina... "My husband and I are getting divorced. I have been a stay at home mom for several years now and need to get back out and look for a job."
RHOTC Sandy... "Oh No! Weren't you a professional sales person before Johnny and Susie were born? Why not go back into sales or marketing? Do you have a resume?"
RHOTC Tina... "Yes I was... I hope I can use my background to get back into this professional arena... how do I put my resume together since it has been so long?"
These are very realistic case scenerios and it can be very overwhelming getting back into the working world after being a stay at home mom for so long.
Here are some great websites for tips on resume building and entering back into the working world as a Stay at home Mom.
Click her for Monster Career Advice for Moms Returning to Work
|Examples of Resumes for Moms going back to work|
Best advice is to stay active while being a stay at home mom. Get involved in your community, church and schools. This will help with resume building as well as talking points with your prospective employment.
In addition, being involved will aid in your children's social and community development! You will be an example for your children as well as be involved in their everyday activities.
BE FABULOUS and BE Ready when you are Ready!