Michael Dowling en Directors and Executives, Sales, Managers US Central - Partner Leader • Amazon Web Services 23/11/2016 · 3 min de lectura · +700

NEW GIG? Do This...

NEW GIG?  Do This...

Nice work on getting the new job! I know how hard it is to go through that process. I've done it a few times myself, and one thing I have learned is you really don't want to waste all that effort and the joy of being selected by not having a plan to get up to speed quickly in your new role.

I have some experience bringing new hires on board, and I have found that no matter how confident they appear in the interview process, transitioning to the new role ALWAYS throws them. From a coaching perspective, I love to see the deer in the headlight look. It means that the new employee has reached for this role and is uncomfortable because they really don't know HOW they are going to succeed, not because they don't feel confident that they can do the job…they just don't yet know what formula will work for them. They are in a new culture, dropped into the deep end of the pool. What matters now is that they swim...because what e