Indicate parental or extended leave on your XING profile


To indicate that you’re on parential leave or any other extended period of leave from your job (e.g. sabbatical) you can use the status in the business card.

  1. Click on your small profile photo or the shadow image in the top left of the navigation to get to your profile page.
  2. Now click on Edit business card to the right of your profile picture.
  3. Click on Edit status and choose your preferred status. Premium members can also create an individual status (80 characters max.).
  4. Save the changes and close the window with the done button.
FAQ ID: 11946