O'Reilly logo

The Essential HR Handbook, 10th Anniversary Edition by Barbara Mitchell, Sharon Armstrong

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

3

ONBOARDING

You've spent a lot of time, money, and effort trying to recruit the best candidates for your job openings. You've made formal job offers, and they've accepted. Now it's time to give them everything they need to get started on the right foot, fully integrating into your organization's culture, and quickly contributing to its mission.

What is onboarding?

Onboarding is the process of helping new employees achieve the expectations and goals you had in mind when you hired them. This includes such things as feeling comfortable in their new surroundings, understanding the culture and traditions of your organization, and forming strong working relationships with their colleagues. The ultimate goal of onboarding is to turn a new “hire” into ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required