The World of Work is Changing

We live and work in a world where making career moves is the norm. Pivots and career changes are no longer as rare and special as they were only a few years ago.

Today, we need to be aware, agile, and always marketable so as not to get toppled over when the waves of change come. Through modern strategies paired with enduring best practices, Second Breaks helps you prepare, act, and thrive into your future.

Resources and Services


Get ideas and learn how others have done it. The Second Breaks Podcast is a weekly show that explores what it really takes to make a career move in today's fast-changing world.


Surround yourself with people building resilient and thriving careers inside AndThriving, a social and professional network for the new economy.


Work your plans in Pivot-to-Thrive, an in-depth, roll-up-your-sleeves workshop that gets into the nitty-gritty as you devise your strategy and develop your plans.


Fast-track your career move and move forward with confidence with an individualized strategy and planning project with Second Breaks founder, Lou Blaser.
“Lou has created an invaluable resource for anyone who has ever contemplated a career move. Her guests provide relevant, real-life experiences and insight into how to approach and most importantly, how to actually make such a move.”

★★★★★ iTunes Review

The mission of the Second Breaks Podcast is to highlight all the ways that we can make a career move in today’s world… so we can thrive in our work and reach our highest potential.

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Episode 58: Leaving a Corporate Career to Join the Startup World with Kat Lu .
SBP 57: Creating and Managing a Portfolio Career | Kristen Runvik .