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Chapter 6. The First Day > Be a Comfortable Person to Meet

Be a Comfortable Person to Meet

As a stranger to your new coworkers, it is only natural that you will be studied and reacted to. You will attract attention because you constitute a change in the work environment. Whether you transmit a favorable image or not depends primarily upon your friendliness and grooming.

To communicate friendliness, you need to be a comfortable person to meet. This means you avoid behaviors that might communicate you feel “above” or “beneath” those you are joining. It is important to relax, smile, and become a team member without creating unnecessary waves.


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