Starting your new job: the new kid on the block

‘Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, or what’s heaven for?’

Robert Browning

Congratulations! What you have reached for has come within your grasp! Everything we have been working on together has come to fruition. If I can offer some final advice, don’t hide this book away in a cupboard and forget about it – come back to it now and again to see how well you are progressing against your goals. And don’t forget what we have been saying all along about transferable skills. In your job hunt you have been developing a wide variety of transferable skills – active listening, interpersonal communication and networking to name just three. Transfer them with you into your new job – don’t leave ...

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