She’s Urging Young People to Put Less Effort Into Their Jobs, and New Workers Are Loving It

One TikTok user decided to share some controversial advice on how to start a new job, urging users not to put in too much effort at first. The reason? So that your employers don’t expect 100% from you all the time! It’s caused a stir on TikTok – some people totally agree, but others think that you should always give it your all no matter what. What do you think?

Surprising Career Advice From Expert

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Roman Samborskyi

In this video, Rosie is following a career advisor’s advice that tells people, “Don’t give 100% when starting a new job.

The adviser then says, “Instead, ramp up your efforts as you onboard over time.”

Relating to Thousands of New Workers

Image Credit: Shutterstock / CrizzyStudio

This has resonated with thousands of viewers who agree that they work too much at the start of their job.

Trying Not to Set a Bad Precedent

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Rohit-Tripathi

Rosie then chimes in with, “This person is 100% correct.” 

“Putting in excessive hours, saying yes to every request, and going above and beyond right off the bat… that becomes your new normal,” she warns. 

Her Recommended Approach

Image Credit: Shutterstock / fizkes

“Sustaining that level of effort is incredibly challenging,” which is why this video has caused some controversy online. 

Rather than pushing for maximum output from day one, Rosie advises gradually increasing productivity over time. 

Protecting Our Ability to Work Hard

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Kite_rin

She suggests aiming for a range of 80% to 95%, reserving the full 100% to 110% effort for times that really matter.

The Dangers of Burnout

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Stokkete

Rosie highlights the dangers of overworking, “If you’re firing on all cylinders all the time you’re just going to end up burnt out.”

She Struck a Chord

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Roman Samborskyi

The video strikes a chord with viewers, who show their agreement and share personal experiences.

“I always would go 110% at first to prove myself and then feel pressure to keep it up and not know how to turn it down,” one user reveals.

They Wish They Had Known This Earlier

Image Credit: Shutterstock / fizkes

“True, I went with 100%, they asked for 150%, then 200% , now I’m on 14, 16 hours a day doing 2 managers workload” explains another viewer.

A third person admits, “I wish I had known this earlier.”

Causing a Stir Online

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Cookie Studio

Of course, not everyone agrees with this and have come up with their own valid arguments, “When you start a new job you are constantly under observation and this it’s the right time to demonstrate that you were the right person for that job.”

A New Outlook?

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Cast Of Thousands

This user gives some advice of their own, “Or just be yourself and chill out.”

Find Out More and Get Involved!

Image Credit: Shutterstock / H_Ko

If you agree with this advice and want to learn more useful tips about how to manage work/life balance, check out Rosie’s TikTok for more videos!

He Was Named After a God

Image Credit: Shutterstock / tommaso79

Recently, a Reddit user shared a story where he legally changed his name, and as a result, his father threatened him. Here’s the full story. His Father Gave Him a Name That Resulted in Him Being Bullied, He Legally Changed It, and Now His Father Is Demanding He Change It Back

He’s a Family Man

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Krakenimages.com

Reddit has again provided a source of entertaining reading. Recently on a subthread, a happily married man told the story about a recent visit to the gym. He Went to the Gym for a Work-Out and Took off His Wedding Ring, She Saw Him, Assumed He Fancied Her and Has a Meltdown

Trashy Habits

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Cast Of Thousands

In a neighborhood plagued by inconsiderate neighbors, one woman took matters into her own hands – or rather, paws. Her Neighbors Were Abusive to Her Dog, so She Decided to Give Them a Taste of His Fur!

Bucky’s Parking Predicament

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Roman Samborskyi

In this encounter, Bucky, a veteran visiting a hardware store, finds himself in a parking dispute with a self-proclaimed Captain America. Let’s find out how this entertaining showdown unfolds in the battle for parking supremacy. A Guy Tried to Shame This Veteran Out of His Parking Space, so He Got Some Revenge

The post She’s Urging Young People to Put Less Effort Into Their Jobs, and New Workers Are Loving It first appeared on Pulse of Pride.

Featured Image Credit: Shutterstock / Roman Samborskyi. The people shown in the images are for illustrative purposes only, not the actual people featured in the story.

Source: TikTok

+ posts