Onboarding “Process by which new employees learn attitudes, knowledge, skills and behaviors required to be effective in an organization” pages 214-216.
Read the following article addressing the subject of transferring the workplace culture during onboarding and answer the discussion question:
Looking back, what is the process used at your current employer (or previous if you are not currently employed) for onboarding? Do you think the process could be accelerated or improved?
Building a resilient onboarding process is the best approach to welcome and maintain new employees. An effective onboarding process is about strategizing ahead and thinking from the new employee’s viewpoint. The onboarding practices employed at my place of work include implementing the basics before the first day of the job. This includes preparing formal policies that will be signed and setting up the new employee’s platform for working, such as creating a comfortable workstation. The next practice is making the first day of the job to be special for the new employee. Special days are welcomed by conducting a welcome lunch plan for new employees. The human resource department…