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11 Ways That The First Day Of A New Job Is Just Like The First Day Of School

Prepare your shiny new notebooks! It's a big day.

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1. You're both excited and terrified when you wake up on the big day, just like you were every fall for 12 years.

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After all, you're about to get to know the place that will become your second home.

2. You have your outfit picked out wayyy earlier than necessary (just like you did in first grade).

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TBH, you had the outfit picked out pretty much as soon as you got the job offer.

11. But just like you did in school, pretty soon you'll find your stride, and everything will start to feel familiar.

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By mid-semester — er, month two — it'll feel like home.