On-the-job training (or workplace training) refers to human resource development or ongoing training for workers on the job. It includes ongoing staff development in business and can cover everything from literacy training to management training. There are several methods of providing on-the-job training; four frequently used methods are coaching, mentoring, job shadowing and job rotation.
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