How to Prepare for Your First Day at a New Job

Posted by Hiregy Staff on Feb 23, 2015 11:33:52 AM

The sweet relief of landing a job can soon be followed by worry regarding the all important first day. We here at Hiregy have created a handy guide to help you prepare for you first day at your new job.

1. Show up Early 

You don't need to camp outside the office the night before like it's Black Friday, but it is important to show up around 15 minutes early on your first day. Know the route you are planning to take and be familiar with the traffic patterns. If you think it's going to take you 30 minutes to get to work on time, leave 45 minutes early.

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How To Protect Yourself From Job Scams

Posted by Andy Dunscombe on Dec 9, 2014 1:38:00 PM

Upon graduating from college, I was very excited to start my career. I had my resume posted all over the internet and was scouring job boards, ready for the perfect opportunity.  

As the days turned into weeks, and then into months, I started feeling the pressure to find a job.  I was soon contacted by a company who said they were very impressed with my resume and thought my skill set would be perfect for their open "advertising/marketing" position. They wanted me to come in the following day for an interview. I had not remembered applying for this job, but wasn't about to turn down an opportunity.

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I Quit: Tips on How to Resign From Your Job (Without Making a Video)

Posted by Bill Fries on Oct 4, 2013 5:21:00 PM

Recently, internet content producer Marina Shifrin quit her job with a video on YouTube.   So far, she’s had 13 million views of her resignation. How you quit your job is so important.  In most cases, resigning with a video on the internet is probably not the best way to leave your position.

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