It is so very common! People judge you after only a few seconds by the way you look, you talk, you act. Are you trustworthy, are you competent ? Once someone has mentally labeled you, everything else you do will be viewed through that filter. Maybe a good survival mechanism in caveman times but a questionable response in our today’s civilized lives. What do you think about people you meet for the first time ? The guy with the strange suit, the lady with the loud voice, the colleague who is too late. Be slow in your judgement, give the new relationship a fair chance to evolve!
We all want to have a motivated workforce. But is that even possible