The First Week At A New Job Vs. A Year Later

“How’s your new job?” “Everyone is really nice.”

1. The first week at a job: how you feel about your new co-workers.

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A year later:

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2. First week: dressing up for work.

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A year later:

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3. First week: when someone gets a promotion.

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4. First week: awkwardly eating alone.

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A year later: eating at your desk because you’re too damn busy*.


*You haven’t done anything yet so you should probably get started on something.

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5. First week: learning the ropes of the new job.

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A year later: still confused.

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6. First week: calling in sick because you’re actually sick.

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A year later: calling in “sick” because you’re still drunk or extremely hungover.

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7. First week: friending your co-workers on social platforms.

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A year later:

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8. First week: going into work early.

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A year later: late, all the time.

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9. First week: having a doctor’s appointment and actually going to the doctor.

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A year later: using the “doctor’s appointment” excuse to interview for another job.

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10. First week: trying to remember everyone’s names.

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A year later:

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11. First week: when someone asks how the new job is going.

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12. First week:

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A year later:

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