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7 Best Practices For New Hire Onboarding [Infographic]

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jan 27, 2020 11:15:00 AM

Onboarding new employees effectively will greatly benefit any organization. Knowing just what to do and how to do it well, however, can be a challenge.


[This post was previously published in June 2018. It has been updated and revised to provide the most up-to-date information.]

Whether your company has an onboarding process or not, as an HR professional or manager, you probably understand how important it is.

And what your onboarding process should look like is determined primarily by your business model, your industry, the size of your organization and, most of all, by the culture of your organization. 

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Topics: HR best practices, onboarding best practices, employee onboarding process, employee onboarding, handbook

Culture Fosters Employee Engagement

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jan 7, 2020 9:00:00 AM

Engaged employees are absolutely critical for keeping a company thriving and growing. And the fact is that culture is the driving force for employee engagement. In other words, culture matters.

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Topics: employee onboarding, employee turnover, company culture, employee engagement, employee retention

3 Policy Handbook Best Practices For HR Management

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Dec 10, 2019 12:55:00 PM

A policy, or employee, handbook is a vital tool and resource for any business. But creating one can be a challenge.


[This article was originally published in December 2017. It has been substantially revised and updated to reflect current information and trends.]

According to several HR experts, most small businesses do not have a written policy manual or employee handbook, an employee orientation process, or even a proper and documented termination procedure.

Yet all of these tools and processes can be the first line of legal defense to avoid costly employee lawsuits.

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Topics: policies and procedures, HR compliance, labor law compliance, employee onboarding, policy manuals, handbook

The Employers Role In Employee Engagement

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Mar 26, 2019 9:43:19 AM

Much is being written currently about employee engagement. It is an issue that rightly deserves the focus of employers, but what should their role be?


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Topics: employee onboarding, training, company culture, employee engagement, social media

The Business Case For Onboarding

Posted by Leslie Ruhland on Jan 31, 2019 6:45:00 PM

Onboarding of new hires is a commonplace practice among most every company. However, effective onboarding with both desirable and measurable results is sadly lacking in many organizations.

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Topics: employee onboarding process, employee onboarding, employee turnover, employee engagement, new employee

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