The Re-entry Roadmap
Are you now returning “home”?
I created the Re-entry Roadmap just for you!
The Re-entry Roadmap is a thought-provoking yet fun workbook designed to help you navigate your return with confidence, connection, and clarity of purpose.
Filled with fresh insights, creative activities, and actionable advice, the Re-entry Roadmap will help you process your complex emotions, articulate what you learned and experienced abroad, deeply reflect on who you are and what you want your life to be like now, and find your best next step after living abroad.
Hundreds of returnees have used the Re-entry Roadmap and loved it. I’m sure you will, too!
The Re-entry Roadmap is Perfect for:
- Expats who have lived/worked abroad
- Peace Corps volunteers, JET English teachers, Fulbright and Rotary scholars, etc.
- Study abroad students
- Service-learning students
- Gap year students
- Long-term travelers
- Military families
- Missionary families
- Global nomads who don’t plan on returning “home” but still want to reflect on where they’ve been, where they are now, and where they’re going
- Re-entry courses & workshops
- Expat coaches to use with their clients
STILL ABROAD? The Re-entry Roadmap will help you take a proactive, intentional approach to the return part of your global journey. Your future self will thank you!
JUST RETURNED? The Re-entry Roadmap will help you navigate the transition you’re smack in the middle of.
BEEN HOME A WHILE? The Re-entry Roadmap will help you delve deeper into self-reflection and growth. Once you’ve been abroad there’s always more to learn about your yourself, how being abroad has changed you, and what you want your global life to look like going forward!
What People Are Saying…
“If there’s one thing the global nomad needs to have in their toolkit, it’s this book. Cate Brubaker gives practical and reflective advice for those who eventually have to navigate the fog of home re-entry and transitions.”
–Amanda Bates, Founder of The Black Expat
–Naomi Hattaway, I Am a Triangle
“New experiences shape our perspectives whether we realize it or not. The Re-entry Roadmap thoughtfully guides expectations and readjustment.”
–Jane Larsson, Executive Director, Council of International Schools
“The Re-entry Roadmap will help you unpack your experience abroad and come out on the other side with the clarity and confidence you need to launch the life and career you want.”
–Brooke Roberts, Founder Inside Study Abroad and The Study Abroad Journal
“The Re-Entry Roadmap allowed me to explore feelings I did not know I had after returning from abroad. It has given me more confidence to explore and acknowledge my feeling of being stagnant, “bored” in my home country, and anxious for the next adventure. Through the workbook, I navigated and planned my next trip abroad. I also have more knowledge on how to cope with re-entry.”
— Brianna Huff
“I love the reflection exercises and tips, which help guide you through processing those complex emotions
and channel them toward something constructive.”
— Michelle Chang, Intentional Travelers
“The Re-entry Roadmap would have saved me from a lot of pain, confusion and decisions made out of desperation.”
— Pouneh Eftekhari
“My favourite part is identifying your own Global Life Ingredients. It makes the whole re-entry process so much more positive and exciting.”
— Ellen Freij
“I love, love, love the mind map spaces available to write about yourself before, during, and after abroad. Anyone in “abroad limbo” would benefit from the exercises and introspection activities, helping them to really get their global thoughts, feelings, and goals on paper and turning them into a tangible global life.”
— Kerianne Baylor
“The Re-entry Roadmap will help you dive underneath what’s happening in your day-to-day experience so that you grow to understand yourself and your needs better.”
–– Deidra Razzaque
“WOW WOW WOW! I absolutely love the Re-entry Roadmap. It’s fun, unique and most importantly, thought-provoking. I felt as if I was being led by the hand, step by step, to arrive at a place where I feel really clear about what I truly want from my global life.”
— Kylie Bevin
“Work your way through this book. You’ll be glad you did.”
— Stormy Sweitzer