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Updated 06 January 2012

First day on the job

Starting a new job is one of the most stressful things you can do. Here are some tips on surviving the all-important first day.

Starting a new job is highly stressful - whether you're an entry-level employee or the new boss. Here's a list of tips that will help get you through the first day.

Ask for help. Ask people how things are done. They'll expect it, because you are new. Don't be scared to look stupid – it's better than fluffing something three months down the line because you were shy to ask when you got there.

 
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