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Job Orientation


Definition: Job orientation introduces a new employee to the work environment.

Orientation serves to assimilate the new employee (or employees) by introducing him or her to other workers, and explaining office information such as working hours, performance standards, benefits, etc. Orientation is often followed by formal job training.

Here's information on new job orientation, including what to expect, what to bring and how to prepare.

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