Day one of a new role in the pharmaceuticals and life sciences sector is a nerve wracking experience. It has taken a lot of effort to win the role, but now it is time to face the challenge of adapting to a new working environment.
The first day is often a whirl of information, learning a lot of new names and running through a lot of processes you are likely to forget the next day. Approaching the day with positivity, arriving early and looking your best, will put you in the best confident mindset to stay engaged through the day and make a lasting first impression on your new supervisors and colleagues.
We have put together the best advice to follow when approaching your first day in a new role, from which questions to ask to making your first friend.