I’ve been in a few situations lately where I’m the new person and I’m not sure what to do. I’ve seen others avoid these situations because it’s often uncomfortable to be unsure of the next steps. I used to think that I was the same way, but I’ve realized that I do know what to do and I’m comfortable getting what I need – so if I’m new or I’m the expert, I’m making the best of the situation.
Even if you’re new, you can be more organized in managing this situation. I encourage you to consider these strategies that have worked for me: