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    Most Millennials Plan a Career Break

    Take it easy. That’s a philosophy young professionals seem increasingly ready to adopt, researchers believe. In fact, 84 percent of millennials say they’ll take a “significant” career break at some point — opting instead to travel or pursue educational opportunities, as well as caring for children or elderly relatives — thanks in part to their diminished interest in climbing the career ladder compared to previous generations. But returning to reality won’t be easy: Finding that next job or adapting to new technologies might take the edge off their newly nurtured tranquility.

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