Time to step up your welcome kit for new employees? In this article we went looking for some of the the best onboarding kits for new hires. Below we included inspiration from well known brands as Facebook, Mailchimp and many others to inspire and help you step up your companies new hire package.
With this article we are not looking to show you the “right way” of developing an employee package but rather inspire you. Each company is different and your new hire welcome kit should reflect that. Employee welcome packages are an important part of your companies culture so first impressions count, and every new hire deserves an excellent welcome as well as onboarding period.
The best welcome packages are created over longer periods and based on employee feedback. Strive to create the best possible package you can but be sure that you will need a bit of employee feedback to take it all the way. The best employee packages are created after a few employees have been able to share their impressions.
Dropbox is a modern workspace designed to reduce busywork-so you can focus on the things that matter and mostly known for their excellent file hosting service that most of us use.
Within the Dropbox new hire kit the new employee will get a journal, pen, laptop decals, camp mug, coffee and a welcome note.
Breather is a flexible workspace provider based in Montreal, Canada. The company runs and operates spaces in 10 cities across North America and Europe
A welcome note goes a long way and adds a nice personal touch to the new hire experience.
Ogilvy is a New York City-based British advertising, marketing, and public relations agency.
What is really cool with the Ogilvy welcome kit is that the entire welcome kit is based around David Ogilvy’s short book The Eternal Pursuit of Unhappiness and his famous eight habits of highly creative communities.
Okta, Inc. is an identity and access management company. It provides cloud software that helps companies manage and secure user authentication into modern applications, and for developers to build identity controls into applications, website web services and into devices.
A nice hoodie, a journal, water-bottle and a backpack to store it all in.
Isoflow is a Cape Town based User Experience, Web and Mobile Design agency. Their onboarding kit is simple yet refined containing everything a new hire may need.
Vimeo is an ad-free video platform that makes it easy for creators to host, distribute and monetize videos.
The Vimeo onboarding kit contains truly a bit of everything and contains everything from a t-shirt to a Vimeo pillow!
Coinbase is a secure platform that makes it easy to buy, sell, and store cryptocurrency. In their lavish welcome kit the new hire get everything from a water-bottle, to sticker, a hoodie, socks and more.
Nike Inc designs, develops, manufactures footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories, and services. The welcome kit is simple yet on brand, containing a few essentials.
Squarespace is the all-in-one solution for people looking to create a modern website website. We wanted to share another take on the onboarding kit. Well this isn’t so much an onbaording kit for a new hire as it is for a new addition.
We hope these ideas have given you some inspiration into how a possible onbaording kit could like. If you are looking for some onboarding related information check out our other blog posts.