What to Do When You're New: How to Be Comfortable, Confident, and Successful in New Situations

  • 6h 18m 52s
  • Keith Rollag
  • Gildan Media
  • 2015

Have you ever felt nervous in new situations? Reluctant to introduce yourself? Afraid to ask questions? We all have. But if you let those worries stop you, you may miss out on real opportunity. Whether you're changing jobs, joining a group, or moving to a new city, putting yourself out there enriches life and brings rewards.

What to Do When You're New combines the author's research with that of leading scientists to explain why we are so uneasy in new situations--and how we can learn to become more confident and successful newcomers. With practice, anyone can get better at being new.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1: Success Starts with Being New
  • Chapter 2: Always a Newcomer
  • Chapter 3: Nature and Nurture—The Science of Newcomer Anxiety
  • Chapter 4: The Power of Practice and Reflection
  • Chapter 5: Introducing Yourself
  • Chapter 6: Remembering Names
  • Chapter 7: Asking Questions
  • Chapter 8: Starting New Relationships
  • Chapter 9: Performing in New Situations
  • Chapter 10: Giving Back: Helping Others When They're New
  • Chapter 11: Get Out There and Succeed


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