New Job Proverbs

Following is a collection of proverbs to guide and assist you in the often challenging, sometimes difficult world of work that is just ahead:

Your first few days:

The daily routine:

Work ethics:

Interpersonal skills:

Office politics:

Education and training:



Career progression:

Skills for a lifetime:

And finally, always remember that work should never be your sole purpose in life. No one ever said on their deathbed, "I wish I would have spent more time at the office."

We wish you all the best in your new life after college!

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