[awr-ee-uhn-tey-shuhn, -en-, ohr-]
the act or process of orienting.
the state of being oriented.
an introduction, as to guide one in adjusting to new surroundings, employment, activity, or the like: New employees receive two days of orientation.
Psychology, Psychiatry. the ability to locate oneself in one's environment with reference to time, place, and people.
one's position in relation to true north, to points on the compass, or to a specific place or object.
Student orientation or new student orientation (often encapsulated into an
Orientation week, Frosh Week, Welcome Week or Freshers' Week)is a period of
Definition of orientation: Human resource management: An introductory stage in
the process of new employee assimilation, and a part of his or her continuous ...
Definition of job orientation: A part of the orientation process in which a new
employee is introduced to coworkers, and is given information such as working ...
What is UCSB Transfer Orientation? Transfer Orientation is a one-day visit to
UCSB where you'll have the opportunity to: Receive extensive academic advising
Here's what you need to know about a new job orientation, what it is and how it
works, plus information on how to prepare.
Orientation is important because it lays a foundation for the new employee's
entire career with the department. First impressions are important since they ...
May 21, 2013 ... New Employee Job Orientation: Starting off with a positive impression is the best
thing you can do to make your new employees feel loyal to ...
Employee orientation is part of a long-term investment in a new employee. It is an
initial process that provides easy access to basic information, programs and ...
o·ri·en·ta·tion n. 1. The act of orienting or the state of being oriented. 2. Location
or position relative to the points of the compass. 3. The construction of a church ...