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The First Day on The Job

By Nick Corcodilos

You just left your employer of five years to start a new job. At the old place, you knew everyone and everyone knew you. You were an ace at the job, and the in's and out's of the business never worried you. Now, you sit down at your new desk and realize everything is new.

Is this what you really wanted, or did you take the wrong job with the wrong company?

Then it hits. Panic: that jarring voice that shouts in your head. Don't ignore it. But, make sure you know how to keep it in check.

How do I get my nerves under control?
What you're feeling might be anything from butterflies in your stomach to a profound sense that you don't belong here...



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Headhunter Nick Corcodilos's acclaimed
Panic Attack: The First Day on The Job
is revised and expanded,
and is now a section of Nick's PDF book:

Parting Company | How to leave your job

It's the must-have Answer Kit you need to make your next move on your own terms... fearlessly.

The 4 Pangs of Panic
Learn how to stop them before they stop you!

  • Do I even belong in this job??

  • I feel inadequate. What now??

  • Uh-Oh. I blew it!

  • Somebody lied: This is not
    the job I signed up for!

  • Panic Attack! Time to take control!

This 73-page PDF book is packed with Nick's insider advice, including BONUS insider tips about how to succeed when you join a new company!:

Panic Attack! Your First Day on The Job

Now a section of the 73-page
Ask The Headhunter Answer Kit:
Parting Company | How to leave your job


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