It is easy to discount your first day at work as a ‘freebie’. It is unlikely you will be creating anything substantial in the first day of your new role in the UK technology sector. The first day will likely be a whirl of office tours, meetings with HR, filling out paperwork and learning new processes.
However, the first day at work is the opportunity to make an impactful and lasting first impression which can lead to building relationships which will lead to further success in your career.
First impressions have the ability to both open and close doors. Read this guide on how to have your perfect first day at work, make friends, impress your boss and make the most of the opportunity.