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Starting a New Role Checklist

To Ensure a Successful start and guaranteed progress in your professional journey!

  1. Understand Your Role: Take the time to fully understand your job description, responsibilities, and expectations. Clear understanding of your role is the foundation of success.

  2. Learn About the Company: Dive into the company culture, values, and mission. Understanding the bigger picture will help you align your efforts and contribute meaningfully.

  3. Meet Your Team: Introduce yourself to your colleagues and get to know them. Building strong relationships with your team members fosters collaboration and support.

  4. Set Goals: Establish clear, achievable goals for yourself. Break them down into smaller tasks and milestones to track your progress effectively.

  5. Seek Feedback: Regularly ask for feedback from your manager and peers. Constructive criticism is invaluable for improvement and growth.

  6. Learn the Tools and Systems: Familiarize yourself with the tools, software, and systems used in your role. Efficiently using these resources will streamline your workflow.

  7. Develop Your Skills: Identify areas for skill development and seek out opportunities to learn. Whether through training programs, online courses, or hands-on experience, continuous learning is essential.

  8. Communicate Effectively: Practice clear and concise communication with your team members and stakeholders. Good communication fosters understanding and prevents misunderstandings.

  9. Manage Your Time: Prioritize tasks, set deadlines, and manage your time effectively. Effective time management ensures productivity and prevents burnout.

  10. Stay Organized: Develop systems to keep track of tasks, deadlines, and important information. Whether through digital tools or old-fashioned pen and paper, staying organized is key.

  11. Stay Positive: Maintain a positive attitude, even in the face of challenges. A positive mindset not only improves your own well-being but also inspires those around you.

  12. Network: Take advantage of networking opportunities within and outside the company. Building a strong professional network opens doors to new opportunities and insights.

  13. Celebrate Achievements: Acknowledge and celebrate your achievements, no matter how small. Celebrating milestones boosts morale and motivates you to keep pushing forward.

  14. Reflect and Adapt: Regularly reflect on your progress and adapt your strategies as needed. Flexibility and adaptability are essential for success in any role.

  15. Take Care of Yourself: Lastly, prioritize self-care. Maintain a healthy work-life balance, get enough rest, and engage in activities that recharge you outside of work.

Foundational course to elevate your professional journey to confidently build your career in Life Sciences. Includes 20 live teaching sessions. 

By the end of this program, you'll build such unwavering confidence in navigating your professional journey that you'll be empowered to pursue any of the 40+ diverse career options available to Life Science individuals  based on your unique interests and skillsets.

Our innovative tool uses a quiz format to assess your skill sets and identify your top career options. With Science Career Finder, you'll receive a detailed profile of your strengths, areas of improvement, and personalized career recommendations, to help you succeed in your chosen career path.

A 45-minute exclusive session with a mentor where you can discuss your burning questions about your education and career and more. Ideal for someone with a lot of questions in their mind.

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