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Ignition Guide to Onboarding New Hires in Supply Chain

Published: 27 March 2019

ID: G00705979

Analyst(s): Supply Chain Research Team


This step-by-step guide helps supply chain leaders establish onboarding objectives, outline onboarding activities and build a support network for new hires to effectively onboard them in supply chain.

Table Of Contents



Before You Start

Common Pitfalls and Keys to Success

Step 1 of 3: Create and Communicate the Onboarding Plan


Table 1: Illustrative Progress Verifiers

Step 2 of 3: Implement the Onboarding Plan


Step 3 of 3: Monitor the Onboarding Process


Table 2: Metrics to Measure Onboarding Impact

Review Your Performance

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