getting off on the right foot

Congratulations; your job search is over! You’ve spent weeks, months or maybe even years looking for the next step in your career, and all of your hard work has finally paid off! But now that you have the right job for you, it is important to know that this is where the hard work actually begins!

From day one of your new job, you should know that there are several things that will determine your success with the company. The more success you have with the company, the easier it will be to receive a promotion in the company. It could even lead to a better position at a new company in the future. For these reasons, you’ll want to begin your job by heading in a good direction and getting off on the right foot.

But, how exactly do you start getting off on the right foot at a new job? In this series, we will give specific examples to help you increase your chances of having success in your new job. We’ll give you some advice on doing your best, dealing with company rules, and having a good attitude.

Here are six tips for getting off on the right foot at your new job:

  1. Meet with your manager

  2. Take responsibility

  3. Follow company rules and policies

  4. Stay positive

  5. Listen to and follow instructions

  6. Start fresh

Stay tuned for more posts in this series on getting off on the right foot! If you would like to learn more about teaching workplace readiness, click the free trial link below.