Effective onboarding is a critical component of any organization’s success. It sets the tone for a new employee’s experience, ensuring they have the tools, knowledge, and resources they need to thrive in their new role. The CMU Onboarding Checklist is a comprehensive guide that helps streamline the onboarding process at Carnegie Mellon University. This checklist encompasses various essential tasks and activities, ensuring that both the organization and the new employee are on the same page from day one. Here is a numbered listicle of key items on the CMU Onboarding Checklist: