Started a new job and first month I did really well. Some of my installs didn’t go in, but them be the runs. I’m at about half of what I did last month now with the remainder of the month left, so I’ll probably be close to what I did last month, but I am starting to feel like I’m being “put on the program” by management and colleagues. I already had my doubts about this place before I signed the offer letter; do I stick it out or run?

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Two months in: I just feel like this isn’t normal.

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Trust your gut! If it doesn't feel right, it's not

What kind of relationship do you have with your manager? I'd probably start by trying to feel them out to get an idea of where you stand and whether you should start looking at other options.

I think it's still too early to entertain those kind of thoughts. How is your relationship with your manager, your colleagues or anyone else? Can you give like specific scenarios that really made you uncomfortable? It took me 5 months to adjust when I was starting. Then I realized that I just misunderstood everyone. I'm glad I stayed. Give it more time then you assess. I don't want to invalidate your feelings. Just give it a little more time.

Don't worry. That's normal since you've just started. You are still in the adjustment and learning process. You'll eventually ace it.

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