Introduction to Onboarding Employees

What you’ll learn to do: Explain the value of onboarding

Onboarding isn’t standard operating procedure—but it should be. Indeed, effective onboarding provides continuity in engagement from selection through assimilation. In this section, we will define, discuss and quantify the benefits of onboarding and discuss the elements of an effective onboarding process.

Photograph of a welcome mat on a ship dock. The mat reads "Welcome on board."