When joining a new firm, don’t be bashful about getting to know your new coworkers. While a few of them might take you to lunch, don’t depend on it. Once you identify the key people you’ll work with, ask them to get coffee. Just don’t wait a few months, or the novelty of your arrival will wear off. Your initial stab at friendliness can help you learn the lay of the land and build alliances.
If you’re flying solo in your HR department, you feel pulled in a million different directions at once. How can you navigate to meet the needs of all your internal customers, play a more strategic role in your organization — and keep yourself sane?...Click here to find out more.