Here the day comes of your joining date if your first job in life. This brings a mixed feeling of excitement, nervousness, and joy.
Almost every individual wants to look at its best to reflect a lasting first impression on colleagues, boss and rest office staff. However, for the first job, many of them do not have a proper understanding of how to get dress up and handle the things efficiently.
At the time of the interview, you might have been dressed formally with proper hairstyle, but now it is the time you are joining and going to work with them. Your first impression will draw an image of yours in the people; hence, you need to look up to date from beginning itself.
Here, is the checklist for the young professionals starting their first job -
Dress according to the work ambiance The first thing people stuck is the dressing for the first day at work. To make an impression early on, you can choose the attire according to the business ambiance or the brand. For a prevailing impression, wear a formal dress even if the office environment is casual. Moreover, go with the dress you feel comfortable, avoid brand new or try it well before wearing on the big day. This will increase your confidence and you will hit the show.
Be confident Be confident and clear about what you say and do not forget to greet your colleagues at the first meet. Do not hesitate in sharing your thoughts and believe in yourself, your capabilities for your new position. For grooming your relations with the surrounding people, give a lunch invitation. Observe how the people are doing their work and try to fit in their mould.
The neater, the better Hygiene is of extreme significance. Having a grimy look or an unsophisticated look will straight away give off an awful notion. Do not wear ill fitted or loose clothes, as this will definitely reflect negative impression. Good grooming is important, hence, brush hair properly, clean nails, fresh breathe all are very crucial.
Begin communication Do not hesitate to ask questions and offer suggestions when required. Begin the conversation with colleagues, listen to them carefully and be polite and in tune to make people comfortable talking to you. This assists in understanding each other and works together fruitfully.
Keep everything positive Your first few days conversation show look and feel positive. Do not use words that can make you misunderstood by people. After few days when people are mixed and got a bit understanding of your nature, you will feel comfortable.
Walk, stand and sit in a normal way Be comfortable, walk, stand, sit straight as normally you do. Do not do over as this may make you look a fool. Do not hesitate to take help if your office chair or desk is not comfortable to you. Do not complain, but ask for a replacement or any other option.
Keep a notepad and note important things Keeping your mind and body at one place. Listen and note the important things related to your work, etc. for future use. This will help you in keeping yourself well-versed.
Last but not the least; do not go on conclusions in just a few days. Give time to yourself and others to accept you. Enjoy your work, do with zeal and make a smooth way to your success.