Why Employee Engagement Should Always be Introduced in Onboarding

Decision-Wise

They only need to train employees to get the job done, but there is so much more to work than knowing how to do your job. Having trained workers doesn’t equal high employee retention or superb customer service. Having engaged employees is actually the key.

Employee Engagement Isn’t a One and Done Activity

HR Bartender

I’ve written about employee engagement quite a bit over the years. But it’s also important to understanding that engagement isn’t necessarily the goal. What I mean by that is the goal should be what engagement creates. That goes for employees as well as organizations.

Onboarding Is Successful When Expectations Are Met

HR Bartender

When that happens, they’re happy and engaged. I’ve never met a hiring manager that extends an offer to an employee thinking, “I expect this candidate will be a real loser. All of this points to the onboarding process. What are manager expectations for onboarding?

How to Evaluate the Success of Your Company’s Onboarding Program

HR Bartender

At this year’s HR Technology Conference and Expo, SilkRoad announced a strategic partnership with CareerBuilder to provide client companies an enhanced onboarding experience. The group can agree on things like less turnover, more employee engagement, and increased productivity.

Set Employees Up for Success: Using Onboarding to Increase Engagement and Retention

Speaker: Jennifer Currence, President, The Currence Group

Onboarding Is Your Foundation For the Employee Experience

HR Bartender

Organizations understand that the onboarding process is important. Companies grapple with balancing the “welcoming employee experience” part with the “legal and compliance” piece. If organizations want to improve the onboarding experience they need to view technology differently.

5 Articles That Reveal The Real Value Of Employee Engagement

15Five

If there’s one thing that’s certain in the world of Human Resources, it’s that employee engagement matters. If there’s a second thing that’s certain, it’s that HR knowing this has done almost nothing to improve employee engagement. Engagement is not a program,” he states.

Building Employee Engagement - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

Many in human resources look at employee engagement and say, “How do I sell this to my organization as something that is critically important?” Three Questions to Determine How Important Employee Engagement is to Your Organization. “Do Definition of Engagement.

How to Assess Your Company’s Onboarding Program

HR Bartender

Regardless of what we call it, we know what onboarding is. It’s the process new hires (or newly promoted employees) go through to become productive. The question becomes do organizations know how well onboarding does for them? 4 Steps for Assessing Your Onboarding Program.

New Hire Onboarding: Take a Pulse to Increase Employee Retention

HR Bartender

Their services include employee experience surveys. With unemployment levels at historic lows, it’s no wonder that employee retention is a priority. A key factor in employee retention is onboarding. HR Onboard says the cost to onboard a new employee is $400.

Companies Should Include Feedback Training in Onboarding

HR Bartender

The primary goal of onboarding is to make employees productive. The better the onboarding process, the faster an employee can engage with the organization. For many companies, that aligns with their onboarding process. It goes for employees too.

New Hires Not Engaged? How to Design an Onboarding Intervention

HR Bartender

Their services include employee experience surveys. That’s why many organizations use an onboarding pulse or check-in. The question becomes, once the employee has responded, what happens with the information? CASE STUDY: How Action-Alert Notifications Led to Greater Engagement.

Use An “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) To Create Employee Engagement

HR Bartender

It’s a great way to allow employees to interact with senior management. And their video on the onboarding portal sure is awesome but it’s not a substitute for human interaction. Even if some employees miss the session, you can always promote the archive for later reading.

Driving Employee Engagement Through Effective Performance Management

15Five

How much are disengaged employees costing your company? So what drives engagement and what strategies can leaders use to create an environment where both engagement and productivity thrive? The Intersection of Employee Engagement and Performance Management.

Get Onboard

HRO Today

Three best practices to engage and retain a changing workforce. In this transformative environment, the onboarding of new employees and the preparation of current employees to acquire new skills will be increasingly important. Losing employees impacts the bottom line.

How Your Onboarding Procedures Set the Tone for Employee Engagement

HR Cloud

Employee engagement isn’t just a trending topic in HR, it’s proven to have a significant impact on operations and employee retention. Studies have shown that positive employee engagement affects productivity by as much as 17%, and profitability by as much as 21%.

7 More Fascinating Employee Engagement Trends For 2017

15Five

It’s no surprise that employee engagement numbers have been abysmal for the last few years (and if that is a surprise, you need to read our blog more often.) According to Gallup, engaged employees comprise only around 30% of the workforce. So why the rise in engagement?

4 Ways to Use Your Onboarding Technology For More Than Onboarding

HR Bartender

At this year’s SilkRoad Connections conference, attendees were talking about new ways to use their onboarding solution for more than onboarding. We all know what onboarding is. And we all know why onboarding is important. Can’t it just be used for onboarding?

Why You Should Focus on Employee Experience Over Employee Engagement

ClearCompany HRM

Employee experience is one of those terms that’s just now gaining some traction in talent acquisition discussions, and some people in the industry believe it to be a trending buzzword sure to lose ground sooner rather than later. What is Employee Experience? Employee Engagement

Employee Onboarding Guide

ClearCompany HRM

Onboarding By: ClearCompany Updated: January 2018. What is Employee Onboarding? Onboarding Definition. Why is Onboarding Important? What is the Average Cost of Onboarding a New Employee? How to Find the Best Onboarding Software for Your Company.

6 Employee Onboarding Tips

Engage2Excel

In a previous post “ Make Your Employee Onboarding an Engaging Success ” I shared the strategy behind why onboarding programs are necessary. In this post, I am taking those strategies and listing six tips to make onboarding effective in your organization.

Building Employee Engagement in Your Organization - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

Many in human resources look at employee engagement and say, “How do I sell this to my organization as something that is critically important?” Three Questions to Determine How Important Employee Engagement is to Your Organization. “Do Definition of Engagement.

Strategic onboarding

Bersin with Deloitte

An effective new-hire experience can contribute to an employee’s productivity and create value for the organization. Studies show that effective onboarding can improve retention rates by 52 percent, time to productivity by 60 percent, and overall customer satisfaction by 53 percent 1.

Strategic onboarding

HR Times

An effective new-hire experience can contribute to an employee’s productivity and create value for the organization. Studies show that effective onboarding can improve retention rates by 52 percent, time to productivity by 60 percent, and overall customer satisfaction by 53 percent 1.

DOES EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT MATTER TO ORGANIZATIONS WITH HIGH TURNOVER? - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

Recently, we have had several organizations come to us with the same basic question: What can we do to improve employee engagement if 90% of our employees stay less than 6 months? This might be the case if you view employee engagement as primarily a survey activity.

Onboarding: Take Your Process From Basic to Strategic

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at SilkRoad , a provider of strategic onboarding solutions to drive workforce readiness and organizational transformation. Onboarding continues to be a strategic focus for organizations. 4 Onboarding Trends for 2019.

The Fundamentals of Employee Engagement

Achievers

There is an international employee engagement crisis. On the bright side, this issue can be prevented with the use of initiatives that recognize employees the right way. After all, employees spend over 40 hours per week in the workplace making it practically a second home.

How to Put Your Employee Engagement Data to Work

Reflektive

HR analytics produces large amounts of insightful employee engagement data, filled with potential insight into employee attitudes, morale, retention rates, and more. Even so, it’s often difficult to explain how employee engagement affects business outcomes and solves company problems. SEE ALSO: Why Facebook Employees Are More Productive, Motivated, and Satisfied. Link Employee Engagement Data to other Sources. Identify Engagement Issues.

Best Technology for Employee Engagement and Evaluation

CakeHR

Happy employees are productive employees. Research after research shows that having loyal and engaged employees is directly related to higher profits. But how do you boost employee engagement? What are the best tools and approaches that companies can utilize to drive more engagement among their employees? Employee Engagement Defined. Furthermore, engaged employees are keen on constantly improving their skills.

8 Influential Employee Engagement Trends for 2019

Bonusly

Employee engagement will be one of the most important differentiators for organizations in 2019, and it’s an issue that nearly every organizational leader has thought about recently. It’s the emotional commitment an employee has to their role, their organization, and stakeholders.

Webinar: DecisionWise Onboarding Surveys

Decision-Wise

In this webinar, you will learn more about the purpose and methodology of life cycle surveys, how to use the reports, and how the on-boarding experience connects directly to employee engagement.

Employee Engagement Made Simple

Get Hppy

Therefore, if you want the company to thrive, it’s imperative that HR and employee interaction are handled efficiently. In truth, all business owners can appreciate how influential employee engagement can be. Make Sure New Employees Are On Board. Employee engagement

Cartoon Coffee Break | Onboarding Paperwork

Cornerstone On Demand

If you do it right, onboarding means that a new employee can hit the ground running and start out on a positive note. Learn more about why onboarding is the critical first step to employee engagement.

5 Employee Engagement Predictions for 2018

Achievers

Employee engagement is critical to retention. Read on for 5 employee engagement predictions – and they’re just the tip of the iceberg. Employee Engagement Deniers, Seek Help Now. The biggest prediction for employee engagement in 2018?

5 Employee Engagement Predictions for 2018

Achievers

Employee engagement is critical to retention. Read on for 5 employee engagement predictions – and they’re just the tip of the iceberg. Employee Engagement Deniers, Seek Help Now. The biggest prediction for employee engagement in 2018?