Upgrading Self Value Training Batch 2 “Find Out Your Career Sweet Spot”

An Upgrading Self Value Training Batch 2 has been held with the theme “Find Out Your Career Sweet Spot” online through a zoom meeting. This activity was held for 2 days, namely on Saturday, February 27, 2021 and Sunday, February 28, 2021. Each event took place from 08.00 – 11.00 WIB. This training was held by the Career Development Laboratory and Alumni Center together with Human Resources Enthusiast, the Alumni Family of the Faculty of Economics and Business (KAFE) Jenderal Soedirman University and BEM FEB Unsoed. This activity targets final year students and fresh graduates as participants, where at the time of the activity, participants are divided into 4 groups consisting of 9-10 participants and 2 trainers.

On the first day, this activity was welcomed by Drs. Rakhmat Priyono, M.E. as Deputy Dean III of the Faculty of Economics and Business, Jenderal Soedirman University and Pak Purwanto as chairman of KAFE Jenderal Soedirman University. Then, the participants were given material and trained to know and recognize their personalities, career interests, and potentials. Participants were also invited to discuss how to find their passions. In this case, participants are given worksheets to make it easier for them to understand the material and practice the material that has been given immediately. On this first day, it is hoped that the participants will be able to identify their personalities, career interests, and potentials to more easily choose careers that suit their respective passions.

On the second day, the event was opened by Mrs Ardila Krisnaresanti as a representative from the Career Development Laboratory and Alumni Center with a group photo session and continued with a discussion session on Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Online Job Interview in each room. Participants are explained about the Curriculum Vitae (CV) in detail, starting from the content of the content, common mistakes to tips on making a good and correct CV. Participants were also allowed to discuss and review their CVs with the trainers. Furthermore, participants were explained about online job interviews, and direct interview practices were held.

At 10.10 WIB, participants returned to the main room to listen to a presentation entitled “Through CV, Chasing Dreams, Picking Up Rezeki” delivered by Mr Furqon Karim, S.E., M.M. as Human Resources Director of PT. Kubota Indonesia.

All participants are invited to discuss and are allowed to ask questions during the material presentation session. In this session, it was also explained how to make a good and correct cover letter. A good and correct Curriculum Vitae (CV), interview, and cover letter are necessary to be successful in pursuing a career. The event was closed with an impression by the representatives of the training participants and a closing statement from Refita Nabila Yusan as the Human Resources Enthusiast representative. (by Methasari and Afifah A.)