You’ve successfully navigated your way through your first day – and the second day is inevitably less of a challenge. However, your whole first week in your new job is undoubtedly a trying time.
I could have titled this chapter, ‘What your new job wants to get out of you’. You should know by now what you want to get out of your new job; now it’s time to make sure you understand what your new job wants to get out of you.
The first question to ask yourself is, ‘Why am I here?’ Through the time you’ve spent researching your role and from the information you gleaned during the interview process, you should have a pretty good idea of the answer to this question.
However, the reality of a new ...