You’ve bagged the job of your dreams, so the hard part’s over, right? Wrong, now you’re a bundle of nerves. Fear not, because we have the answers to all the niggling questions that’ll keep you awake the night before you start a new job.
Heart pounding, throat thickening, absolutely can’t swallow. There’s nothing quite like new job jitters to bring on a serious case of anxiety. Just when you should be relaxing and recharging for the next adventure in your professional life, you’re wasting energy agonising over which shoes to wear and whether or not to call your new boss by his first name. It all seemed so straightforward when you were doing the conga at your leaving party, but now you’re a mess.