Starting a New Job

Best practices to make a strong impression and transition smoothly.

Recently Published Articles

How to Start A New Career (With Factors to Consider)

Explore a detailed list of factors to consider before you start a career and discover a detailed overview of the steps you can follow to begin a career.

Read how to answer the question "Should I quit my job?" and learn about 10 acceptable reasons for resigning from your job, including how to quit the right way.

Find out how to approach scheduling your resignation from a job and how to give two weeks' notice necessary for your formal announcement of your departure.

Discover what an employment confirmation letter is, when you might need one and templates and examples of what effective verification letters look like.

Learn how to quit a job, the importance of doing it respectfully, the steps you can take to do so effectively with tips to help you when planning to resign.

Discover reasons you may make a change of career at 40, learn how you can make the change and review some jobs you can explore during this transition.

Discover how to give a one-month notice of resignation to your employer to leave on a positive note and continue moving forward with your career ambitions.

Discover the answer to the question "What is a reference check?," read tips to help you prepare and learn what you can expect during this stage.

Prepare for your new job by reading about why your first day at work is important and reviewing 15 tips to help you make a great first impression.

Discover what a resignation letter for personal reasons is, and learn how to write a letter of resignation with a step-by-step guide, a template and examples.

Learn how you can ease the process of leaving a job with a well-written resignation email subject line and message and review relevant tips and steps to follow.

Discover what a job offer letter means for your career, examples of what an employment letter might look like and how to respond to an offer with gratitude.

Onboarding is the mechanism through which new hires gain the knowledge and skills required to become an effective employee. Learn more about the onboarding process.

Discover the top eight reasons for leaving a job that professionals disclose in a job interview. Share your reason for leaving with confidence.

Learn how to style an appropriate smart-casual wardrobe for the workplace to feel confident and comfortable. Follow our smart-casual styling guide for men and women.

Once you have received a job offer, carefully evaluate each section before you send the acceptance letter. In this article, we explain the steps to accept a job offer.

Learn how to write a one month’s resignation notice. Follow our template and resignation letter example to know what to include in your one month's notice.

Find out what freelancing is and how to earn money as a freelancer. Explore a few tips to help you successfully begin your journey as a freelancer.

Business casual blends formal and casual dressing styles into one. Explore what business casual is and learn how to wear business casual in your workplace.

This article provides Gen Zs with tips, specific to their interests and needs, to find success at work and includes expert advice from two business leaders.

In this article, we discuss some unique challenges to starting a new job remotely and offer suggestions for how to approach this situation to find success.