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Has anyone taken a significant amount of time off to pursue a passion (e.g. travel the world) and how much did it affect your career trajectory?

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I took 6 months off and lived in Thailand. Did some personal projects, travelled around SE Asia, and took a few cooking classes. Didn't really affect me at all.

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What're you looking to do op?

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@Goldman Sachs 1, did you do it as a leave of absence?

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Also interested- I need a break. How do I go about doing this as a boost to my career?

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