Congrats—the company called, and you got the job! You really wanted this gig, so it’s time to sign on the dotted line and start work now, right?

Not so fast. Before you pick up your briefcase and head to your first day, it’s crucial to make sure you’ve really done your research on the company you’re about to work for. After all, what happens if you find out a little too late that everyone who works there hates it or that the office finances look a bit sketchy?

Luckily, the infographic below gives you 12 key things to do before you officially accept that job offer to make sure that it’s the right place for you.


Infographic courtesy of Free Resume Builder. Photo of checklist courtesy of Shutterstock.