A Toolkit from The Smarty Train

Creating A Market-Leading Induction

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of people leave a company in their first 90 days
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Is your induction ready for what’s next?

After over a year of lockdowns and uncertainty, economies and sectors are opening up again, labour markets are rebounding, and job listings are surging. But hiring strong talent is just the start of the journey.

Inductions are the critical period when your new joiners are testing and evaluating you as an employer. You don’t get a second chance at a first impression.



  • Does Your Induction Pass the Test?

    Our tried-and-tested secrets for powerful, high-impact induction experiences.

  • Welcome to Your Induction:

    Over 50 actionable elements to make your induction one that your new joiners will never forget.

  • Accelerated Inductions & Onboarding:

    Examples of our award-winning work with pioneering global brands.



the authors

Khairunnisa Mohamedali

An award-winning innovator, Khairunnisa has a unique take on organisational culture, innovation and human-centred design. Khairunnisa is The Smarty Train’s Chief Innovation Officer and works cross-sector.


Saj Jetha

An economist, author and founder of The Smarty Train, Saj is adept in finding resolutions for issues to do with recruitment, talent and development. His book, The Smarts (Penguin, 2019), was endorsed by Harvard’s Heidi Gardner and is a best-seller.


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How to Design a Human-Centered Induction

When you're able to anticipate what questions your new joiners will be asking, you can better design a frictionless induction that allows them to focus on what really matters. Here's how.

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Does Your Induction Pass The Test?

This on-demand webinar outlines 5 essential induction tips that will help your inductions inspire, equip and accelerate your new talent, drawing upon cutting-edge behavioural science, human-centered design trends and our award-winning work.

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Make Your Induction Legacy One of Learning

Are your new joiners learning the right things at the right time? Skills are an integral part of making your new hire successful, and your induction is a critical time to embed the key skills for success in your organisation.

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How Spoilers Can Transform Your Induction

Humans enjoy an experience more if we know the ending and the twists along the way, according to scientific research. Read why is Covid making this more important than ever, and what this could mean for your induction design.

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