Skillful onboarding is essential to getting your employees off to a great start from day one, but organizations too often take a sink-or-swim approach to new staff. In this issue of TD at Work, George Bradt and Mary Vonnegut give readers a better approach by sharing what they’ve learned from their experiences onboarding senior leaders.
“Onboarding for Business Success” explains what onboarding is and why it fails so often. The authors share stories of successful and unsuccessful onboarding efforts. And they provide a step-by-step process for bringing new employees onto a team, whether they are new to the company or just new to the role.
This issue includes:
- an explanation of when onboarding is needed
- a 100-day plan for recruiting and orienting new employees
- a simple recruiting brief template
- an employee acquisition plan.