SOMETIMES IT FEELS LIKE GETTING THE JOB IS JUST THE FIRST HURDLE. HERE’S OUR BEST ADVICE IF YOU’RE STARTING A NEW JOB.
Your resume made it past HR’s critical eye, you aced a grueling set of back-to-back interviews, and they offered you the job with a salary you can actually afford to live on. You’d think that means the hard part was over!
But the idea of starting the first day at a new job can give your stomach butterflies that remind you of the first day of school or that time you had to go on stage in the school play. First impressions, not knowing where to go, what to do, or any of your new coworkers…it’s a bit daunting!
Here are a few ways to ensure a successful first day when starting a new job.