Ever wonder why companies throw parties and give gifts to people when they leave, but not when they start? Here are a few ideas for making new hires feel welcome: Have everyone sign a welcome card; Throw a welcome party; Give a gift certificate to a local restaurant so they can tell their partners about their first day at the new job; Wrap up their office supplies like a gift basket. Include special touches such as tea, energy bars, even a plant.

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