A Useful Guide to Induction

Author: Bob Shiers
ISBN: 978-1-909025-20-2


This short Useful Guide is for anyone who might one day need to replace a team member who leaves, or to increase the size of their team.

It will help you to understand and achieve the benefits of an effective induction for you, your new colleague and your organisation. It will highlight some common pitfalls, so that they can be avoided. It will also help you to produce your own Induction Checklist.

Upon completion you will be able to:

Produce an appropriate checklist for the effective induction of new team members.

What this Useful Guide includes:

  • Introduction
  • Context
  • What is induction?
  • Who is responsible for induction?
  • Making new recruits feel welcome
  • Getting them 'up to speed'
  • Keeping them safe
  • A checklist for induction

  • About the Author

    Bob Shiers has been a Head of Section for the Industrial Society as well as the manager of, what was then, the largest food processing plant in Europe with a £50 million annual budget, 850 people, and state of the art equipment.

    He is the also the author of:

  • A Useful Guide to Appraisals
  • A Useful Guide to Budgeting
  • A Useful Guide to Feedback
  • A Useful Guide to Managing Money
  • A Useful Guide to Managing People
  • A Useful Guide to Training Needs Analysis
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