Onboarding (or induction) is an umbrella term covering your pre-start information, orientation and induction.

  • Orientation: getting familiar with the physical layout at work.
  • Induction: getting familiar with people, policies, processes and systems from day one.
  • Onboarding: getting familiar with the University before you start work, plus orientation and induction activities.

Successful onboarding has a positive impact on job performance. It helps you integrate and become a valuable and productive member of your team.

Further information

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Last updated 04/09/2020 02.03 PM

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