5 Biggest Goofs Made By Newbies on the Job

By on August 8, 2013
Goofs made by newbies

Are you preparing for your first day at work? We all know that first days can be stressful – it’s a new environment and getting used to that takes time. However, if you are a new employee, there are certain common mistakes that you should avoid.

These top 5 goofs are commonly made by newbies in the job world and will be sure to lose you the respect of your peers and supervisors.

1. Ignoring the Dress Code

One of the biggest goofs made by new workers is blatant disobedience of the dress code. For your first day at a new job, you obviously want to look your best. However, looking your best does not mean drastically changing your appearance from when you were hired.

You never want to start your first day with crazy hair colors, visible piercings and tattoos, or an outfit that looks unprofessional. These common mistakes in attire can ruin your first impression.

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