Chrysalis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to find and retain employment.
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Keeping Your Job
Once you’ve successfully found a job, it’s time to plan for the future. In this section of the site, we will discuss the following:
Successful Work Habits – Think about your on-the-job patterns
Communication is Key – With your boss & co-workers
Plan for Change – Prepare for the changes your job will bring
Successful Work Habits
Communication is Key – with your boss & coworkers
Know and follow the chain of command.
Call supervisor ASAP if you are late, sick, or unable to get to work for any reason.
Don’t take things personally, don’t assume, and don’t sweat the small stuff.
Communicate assertively and professionally.
Don’t panic if you make a mistake – take responsibility and communicate.
Be professional. Keep your personal life out of the workplace. Be careful with what information you share with your co-workers and supervisor.
Plan for Change
A new job will have an impact on your life. To prepare for these changes, follow these tips: