2Mar 21

The Challenges of Starting a New Job Virtually

The Challenges of Starting a New Job Virtually

New starters or individuals starting new roles are already anxious. They want to impress everyone, fit in and belong, create value and be valued. Leaders must build their confidence.

Starting a new role in the new working from home environment can leave people feeling isolated and vulnerable. Asking silly questions is much harder, learning is slower, building relationships and connecting with the culture is awkward and clunky and enjoying our honeymoon period can feel forced.

Miranda demonstrates in this video what a new joiner may feel like during this time and gives a couple of examples of how leaders can support them.