Job candidates look more employable when they don't have big gaps in their CVs.
Getting work is a bit like the dating game: companies want people that others have wanted too, and long periods of unemployment are viewed negatively.
This article gives you some pointers on how to fill those gaps, and your time, when you're looking for a job.
If you choose wisely, you might find that those activities could help you get into employment, or even become your next job. Read more about Filling a career gap: make the most of your time out of work