We all know that the First day at Job can be really frightening, there is lot to remember from figuring out what to wear and what not to wear, where your cube is situated, trying to learn the new etiquettes of the new workplace and most of all making a good 1st impression on your new boss as well as the co-workers, all these thoughts going through your mind can absolutely petrifying.
So today in this segment I Neha S will be giving you little tips on how to can lessen the stress of the 1st day at a job. It is said that never judge a book by its cover, but people have a tendency to ignore it and judge a person really quick. So be cautious about the way you approach a co-worker, you do not want to come off like a really strong personality, give them the credit of their work experience, and it’s no harm in playing a second best on the 1st day of your job. Ask questions to your colleagues that will create interest of the co-workers in you.
You should never undervalue the importance of dressing professionally at your new job. Your clothes are an instant, loud message about who you are and so it matters that you to be decisive and smart about what you wear on 1st few days at work. Do not wear anything brand new which you are wearing for the first time and are not comfortable with, instead wear something you are comfortable with, which is of course professional attire.
Style your hair professionally, go through hairstyles to crack a job interview. But if you have short hair then brush your hair and keep it in a style, also, make sure that it won’t require a lot of attention throughout the day.
Make sure you have a slight decent makeup on. For more info go through makeup tips for an interview.
Make sure you keep your hand dry and clean, if you have dry and rough hands apply a moisturiser; trust me there will be a lot of handshaking on the first day of your job.
Teeth & Breath:-
Make sure you carry a mint with you, you do not want your breath to smell bad and don’t chew gum to freshen your breath as you don’t want to be chewing through all your introductions.
Carry out these small tips and advises and I know you will do great at your job.