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A complete course designed to get you back into the workforce.





A complete online course designed to get you back into the workforce.



Prepare to Launch 



Prepare To Launch U’s Career Relaunch Course is a one-of-its-kind, comprehensive 10-week program taught live and online with a small cohort of other relaunching women just like you. It is designed to guide you through the unique challenges of re-entering the workforce after opting out.

It addresses you, the whole woman, your personal and professional sides, and provides the instruction, inspiration, and practical tools you need to relaunch successfully – all in a flexible format that fits your life, your schedule, and your goals.

Even the most accomplished women need help navigating their return to the rapidly changing workplace. Wherever you are on your journey, our Career Relaunch Course is your roadmap to success.

Don’t go it alone; let us be your guides.



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Prepare to Launch 






Let’s face it; if you’re here, you’ve given more than a passing thought to returning to work.

Maybe you're wondering where you fit in today's workplace: should you go back to what you left? would they take you? should you pivot into that new role or industry that seems interesting?

Perhaps you've been applying for jobs and can't seem to land an interview.

Or maybe you're getting in the door, but you don't know how to talk convincingly about that big gap in your career.

Whatever the case, you're probably feeling stuck. And here's why:

Without structure and support, most would-be career relaunchers get completely lost. They become paralyzed by the competing advice they read and hear - most of it unreliable. They’re intimidated by digital job search and networking tools. They lack clarity and confidence about what skills they offer and what work they can do - and they feel totally defeated when they realize that they’re going about it all wrong. As an already busy woman, you can’t afford to waste your time and energy doing it wrong.

And you don't have to! We, and our renowned Career Relaunch Course, are here to help.

The Prepare to Launch U Career Relaunch Course is offered three times per year, Winter, Spring and Fall, by application.


The Course


With weekly live coaching and instructional calls, and three modules of online learning, the Career Relaunch Course fully prepares you to return to the workplace.

In Module I, you will uncover your values, strengths, skills, and much more to learn Who You Are Now.

In Module II, you will begin to define Where You Are Going, and identify (and develop strategies to overcome) What is Getting In The Way.

Then, in Module III, you will  learn the skills (like networking, interviewing and negotiating), create the tools (like résumé, LinkedIn profile, and elevator pitch), and receive the emotional support and inspiration you need for your successful Relaunch!

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Prepare to Launch 


Students Learn Together


Returning to work can be a daunting process, that’s why we don’t let you go it alone. Instead, as a PTLU student, you’ll be part of a course cohort of other relaunchers taking the journey with you. Together, you will take the course with us in ten manageable chunks over ten defined weeks. Each Friday, we will connect live via Zoom to review what was learned, answer your questions, and keep you motivated and on track.

Our students rave about the cohort experience. They love how it keeps them engaged, accountable and energized every step of the way. They meet likeminded people and develop friendships – many of which continue long after the ten weeks.

Sign up to be first to know when the next cohort will begin!

What You Get (So Much!)
  • 47 professionally produced instructional videos accessed flexibly, online
  • 50+ page companion workbook with activity sheets, templates, scripts, and more (print and digital)
  • A small group learning cohort of other relaunching women who will take the course with you and support you for the 10 weeks and beyond
  • Weekly live instructional and coaching calls (18+ calls over 10 weeks) with your cohort and Susan & Kelley
  • Membership in:
    ➤ our exclusive online Slack community of relaunchers
    ➤ an extensive resume gallery of successful PTLU graduates
    ➤ the wide and growing community of PTLU graduates eager to help you!
  • Access to a Graduate Program for ongoing coaching, lessons, and support from Susan & Kelley alongside other graduates.
  • You will walk away with:
    ➤ A clear understanding of who you are, where you fit, and how to get there
    ➤ A polished resumé and LinkedIn profile that boldly tells your unique and compelling story to a well-defined audience
    ➤ And the skills, strategy, and confidence to network effectively, interview successfully, and negotiate shrewdly.

Starting at $89/month

Other payment plans are available.


Investing in 

You and in Us 

is a big decision 

and you may be wondering:

What are the program’s results?

In a word, our results are exceptional.
Here is a sampling of where our recent Career Relaunch Course graduates have landed:

For answers to the other questions we hear most frequently, please visit our FAQ section.


And to hear what graduates have to say about our program, read our student testimonials here.


Let Us Be Your Guides!

Kelley Biskupiak and Susan Rietano Davey


We have spent a combined 30+ years helping women return to work after career breaks – and we’ve been those women, too!

As expert career coaches, you benefit from our decades of research and experience, and our conviction that EVERY woman can relaunch her career successfully – if she puts in the work.

But knowing what ‘work’ to do, is the challenge. It’s a lot more than just dusting off an old resumé and posting it online.

We know what works and have assembled our formulas for success into our course.

Are you ready to stop thinking about going back to work and start doing it?

Applications are now closed.

Our current cohort of students is rolling up their sleeves, doing the work, and building a strong foundation for a successful career relaunch. 


Please sign up for updates and you'll be first to know when the next cohort opens.

We look forward to staying in touch!



In the meantime, try our low-cost, low-time commitment Starter Course! And check out all of our career relaunch course offerings here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Investing in You and in Us is a big decision and you probably have some questions.

Here are the questions we hear most frequently (and their answers):