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noun [uncountable] business
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    the process of making a new employee feel part of the company and ensuring they have the right skills and knowledge to fulfil their role

    According to experts, in an overtly competitive marketplace where talent is in short supply, a well-designed onboarding strategy is a differentiator in attracting and retaining employees.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 20/10/2015


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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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