First Day at a New Job? Here Are the Must-Ask Questions That'll Set You up for Success

First Day at a New Job? Here Are the Must-Ask Questions That'll Set You up for Success


With a new job comes a rollercoaster of emotions -– excitement that rivals Will Ferrell’s whenever Santa Claus is around in Elf, uncertainty surrounding whether or not you’ll fit in with your colleagues, an eagerness to succeed, anxiety over how comprehensive your training will be, and the inevitable confusion you’ll face when you accidentally sit at a coworker’s desk or wander into the wrong conference room.


The good news is, the barrage of conflicting emotions is completely normal, albeit a bit uncomfortable. Along with a fresh start comes the opportunity to set yourself up for success by asking questions and gaining important insight into the culture, processes, and overall lay of the land.

 

Here are the top 9 questions you should ask on your first day at a new job.

First Day at a New Job? Here Are the Must-Ask Questions That'll Set You up for Sucess