AnnaMarie Houlis
star-svg
4.87k
Journalist & travel blogger
Comment

Do you remember your first job — or landing that first job? It wasn't easy to get, but you were probably excited to have it and eager to start making money, gaining experience and developing your skills.

Here's a first job meme for everyone that'll ring a nostalgic bell.

1. When you tell the interview how awesome you are...

Photo via Pinterest

2. When you know you're going to crush it...

Photo via Pinterest

3. When finding a job seems impossible...

Photo via Pinterest

4. When you make it through the first day...

Photo via Pinterest

5. When you're "koalafied" but not necessarily qualified...

Photo via Pinterest

6. When you know you can do it, too...

Photo via Pinterest

7. When the secret to finding a job is a Catch-22...

Photo via Pinterest

8. When you embellish your first job...

Photo via Pinterest

9. When you have to jump through hoops to land a first job...

Photo via Pinterest

10. When you scope out the scene...

Photo via Pinterest

11. When you feel like you'll never land a job...

Photo via Pinterest

12. When you switch shifts with your new coworkers...

Photo via Pinterest

13. When you make new goals...

Photo via Pinterest

14. When you go into an interview prepared...

Photo via Pinterest

15. When you don't want to overshare at the interview...

Photo via Pinterest

16. When you believe in yourself...

Photo via Pinterest

17. When you land your first "real" job...

Photo via Pinterest

18. When you keep on keeping on...

Photo via Pinterest

19. When you know the only way forward is through that office door...

Photo via Pinterest

20. When you're too honest with your interviewer...

Photo via Pinterest

21. When you're tongue-tied at an interview...

Photo via Pinterest

22. When you start young...

Photo via Pinterest

23. When you open a new chapter...

Photo via Pinterest

24. When you can finally show off your talents...

Photo via Pinterest

25. When you're ready to get going...

Photo via Pinterest

26. When you walk into a new job with conviction...

Photo via Pinterest

27. When you are overprepared for an interview...

Photo via Pinterest

28. When you can't sleep because you're too excited for your new job...

Photo via Pinterest

29. When you're ready for a new beginning...

Photo via Pinterest

30. When you remember that the first five days following the weekend are the toughest...

Photo via Pinterest

31. When you're at a loss on the job...

Photo via Pinterest

32. When you're ready for the adventure...

Photo via Pinterest

33. When your strengths aren't exactly helpful...

Photo via Pinterest

34. When you make it through the first week...

Photo via Pinterest

35. When you remember to impress yourself first...

Photo via Pinterest

Don’t miss out on articles like these. Sign up!

--

AnnaMarie Houlis is a feminist, a freelance journalist and an adventure aficionado with an affinity for impulsive solo travel. She spends her days writing about women’s empowerment from around the world. You can follow her work on her blog, HerReport.org, and follow her journeys on Instagram @her_report, Twitter @herreport and Facebook.

Comment