So you’ve graduated and landed that amazing grad job – but what now? This infographic shows you how to survive your first day in the office!
It’s totally normal to be nervous on your first day in a new job – and if you’ve never worked in an office before they can seem like scary “grown-up” sorts of places. As the “new bod” you don’t want to be the one that messes up on your first day, and although your new colleagues will appreciate that you are new, it might take you a while to get the hand of everything.
It’s not about the actual job – you’ll get plenty of training and support there. We’re talking about all the other “stuff” that no-one tells you about – first appearances, office politics and making friends. This infographic from ChairOffice will hopfeully answer some of the questions you might have, such as…
“What time should I arrive?”
“How am I going to remember everyone’s names?!”
“WHY did I decide to pack a TUNA sandwich?!?”
Remember though that although ever office is different, there are a few common guidelines that apply to all new office jobs.
Here is the office newbie’s survival guide, which gives you all the necessary information for successfully surviving your first day (just remember not to take it too seriously!).
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