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Onboarding Harmony–Starting on the Right Note!

February 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm PST

First days can be tough. You’re meeting all new people, settling into a new environment, and attempting to make great first impressions with your new coworkers and supervisors. How can we, as the administrative leaders for our firms, ensure a new employee starts off on the right foot and has the tools he/she needs to succeed in their job?

The more we encourage, support, and nurture our people, the stronger our whole team will be. Onboarding is not a one-day, one-week or one-month event. It is an ongoing process that starts with the decision to hire an employee and continues until the new hire is a productive member of the team. Although this might sound like a great deal of effort, the rewards can make it worth every minute invested.

Join us for an interactive roundtable led by Marissa Feliciano of IS Architecture.


11:30 AM to 12:00 PM (Networking Lunch)     

12:000 PM to 1:00 PM Program


450 B Street #1800

San Diego, CA 92101

Marissa Feliciano

As the Business Development and Marketing Director for IS Architecture, Marissa is a skilled relationship-builder specializing in designing optimal working partnerships within the architecture marketplace where need, possibility, and complex regulation must align to achieve a positive result. Her focus is to establish and maintain client relationships to support both public and private sectors, as well as researching emerging trends, identifying new opportunities, and providing greater public awareness of the firm’s unique blend of custom residential and historic preservation architecture.

Marissa’s realm also includes a leadership role in the Human Resources department of IS Architecture. She leads all hiring efforts and sets the tone (and bar) for every new employee that walks through the door. She has developed and refined the firm’s onboarding process over the past 14 years to create a smooth process for new employees, and to continually nurture a strong, cohesive team.




February 15
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Cavignac & Associates
450 B Street #1800
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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