Stress, hustle and bustle, tension and sometimes even total exhaustion – depending on their professional and private situation, everyone can reach a point when change is needed. If your everyday-stress gets to you, when you feel like everything is overrunning you and when fatigue is your regular companion, a time out from your job and your daily routine can bring relief. A so-called sabbatical becomes more and more popular these days. But what exactly is a sabbatical actually and how does it work? The most important aspects will be explained in the following. Furthermore, our pages will provide you with information on what a sabbatical with NATUCATE can look like and useful tips for the planning process of your career break.