It’s September, and many of us are thinking about new beginnings. And when you’re facing a new beginning in your career…whether you’re in the running for a promotion, about to head a new project within your company, or starting afresh in a new organization…there’s one question you often get asked
The question is this: what’s your plan for the first 90 days? You could just give the same textbook answer everyone else does, but wouldn’t you want to wow people instead? You want to get off to a good start with everyone excited and enthusiastic about what you’re about to contribute to the organization.
Listen in this week to discover how to wow when asked about your first 90-days plan. Learn how to demonstrate your strategic thinking when posed this question, why listing off action steps often won’t wow in the way you might think, and Kathy’s top five tips for taking your answer to this question from acceptable to wow-worthy.
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What You’ll Learn from this Episode:
- Why you want to avoid answering the question of what you’re going to do in the first 90 days with a list of actions.
- Why you want to demonstrate your strategic thinking when asked about your first 90-days plan.
- How to look head and shoulders above any of the other candidates for the role you’re after.
- Why 90 days is actually too short a timeframe to display a meaningful contribution.
- 5 tips for wowing when asked about your first 90-days plan.
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Featured on the Show:
- Get more details on the upcoming online course: How To Land A Role You’ll Thrive In (mykajabi.com)
- Download the 3 Tips For Landing A Good-Fit Role infographic: https://significagroup.ac-page.com/3-tips-to-a-good-fit-role
- Download the 3 Mistakes to Avoid When You Want a Role That You Can Thrive In white paper: https://significagroup.ac-page.com/3-mistakes-to-avoid
- The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins
- Ep #8: 3 Tips for Landing a Good-Fit Role
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