Onboarding is an umbrella term covering your pre-start information, orientation, and induction into a new position.

  • 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.

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Last updated 02/06/2021 10.03 AM

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