PETRONAS Group ICT recently participated in a career fair in Korea organised by Persatuan Pelajar Malaysia Korea (PPMK) in collaboration with Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA), TalentCorp, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Ministry of Education Malaysia. The two-day event called Simposium Kerjaya 2015 was held from 31 October until 1 November 2015 at Byeolchae Guesthouse, SNU Hoam Faculty House in Seoul, South Korea with the theme 'Mahasiswa Bumi Sonata Pemangkin Wawasan Negara'. It was attended by Malaysian students from nine universities in South Korea.
The objective of this annual program is to equip the final year Malaysian students in South Korea with necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their marketability in the job market. Group ICT's Head of Talent Acquisition, Majdi Hamid, shared tips and tricks on job interview preparation and attending job interviews. He also conducted mock interview sessions to give the students the experience of attending job interviews.
Other than PETRONAS Group ICT, companies such as UEM Group, INTEL, KEYSIGHT and Plexus also participated as the exhibitors and speakers. Some of the topics covered during the program are post-graduation procedures, CV writing skills, interviewing and presentation skills.
Simposium Kerjaya 2015 was a smooth-sailing event and managed to achieve its stated objective with the cooperation of all parties involved.