Thursday October 29, 2020

Design for Life: How can I be more confident in my new job?

This week, Sarah Geraghty advises a reader on how to make a good impression on her new employer

20th September, 2020
If Zoom meetings are getting you down, find a way to discuss things offline. Picture: Getty

Dear Expert,

I’ve recently started a new job. This should be very exciting and in some ways it is. It’s a role I’ve been trying to get for ages and a more senior position than my last job.

But it’s all been very strange, as the American company I work for has not encouraged people back into the office so I’m working from home. I haven’t met...

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