Starting a New Job

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A First 100 Days Plan Example (and How To Develop Your Own)

Read about the importance of having a first 100 days plan for work, how to develop one for yourself and an example of a plan based on a three-part segmentation.

Learn about what a relocation package is, what you can expect to find in relocation offers and how to negotiate relocation packages with this handy guide.

Discover what a new employee checklist is, explore tasks that you may consider completing when a new hire arrives and see tips for welcoming a new employee.

Discover what a non-compete agreement is, its advantages and disadvantages and why you may be asked to sign one before you start a new job in this useful guide.

Find out how to write an immediate resignation letter with our guide, which includes a template to use and provides advice and tips on how to write one.

Find out how to quit a job you just started if you no longer want the position and learn some of the signs and reasons it's time to quit your new job.

Learn the different situations where you can be eligible to claim unemployment benefits and discover answers to some frequently asked questions by job seekers.

Find out how to decline a job offer you already accepted, plus templates and a worked example of how to decline a job offer with respect and professionalism.

Discover the answer to 'what is an employee contract?' with this handy guide, including what employee contracts include, their benefits and types of contract.

Find out answers to many frequently asked questions about fixed term contracts, including what they are, what their pros and cons are and if they suit you.

Discover what a job offer letter is, explore what information it typically includes, review the different ways to respond to one and see an example letter.

Learn how to introduce yourself to a new team, whether you're a colleague or a manager, including tips and templates to make a positive and lasting impression.

Learn the project manager requirements, modern project management techniques, salary for project managers and the top industries to get a project manager job.

Discover the pharmacy entry requirements, accepted grades and the options for specialisations that you can explore during the pre-registration period.

Discover the law degree requirements for law schools, essential skills to become a lawyer, top industries hiring lawyers and how much lawyers can earn.