The Faculty of Management (FOM), in collaboration with Sekolah Seri Puteri, Cyberjaya, organised an informative and engaging workshop on entrepreneurship. The objective of the workshop was to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to create jobs instead of looking for them. A total of 30 students representing Kelab Kerjaya attended the workshop at the Siri Lab on 21 June 2023.
In the workshop, Ms. Norzarina Md Yatim, FOM School Engagement Coordinator, spoke about the challenges and opportunities of entrepreneurship and gave real-life examples to inspire and motivate the students. Supported by Ms.Noor Shahaliza Othman and Ms.Nor Hazleza Mohamad, they emphasised the importance of developing an entrepreneurial mindset, identifying market gaps, and leveraging innovation to create successful ventures.
The workshop encouraged active participation through group discussions, brainstorming sessions, and interactive activities. Participants had the opportunity to collaborate and share ideas on various entrepreneurial concepts. Hands-on exercises, such as creating business plans and pitching ideas, were conducted to enhance understanding and application of entrepreneurial principles.
The FOM workshop on “Entrepreneurship: turning job seekers into job creators” was a resounding success. The event provided an excellent platform for the students of Sekolah Seri Puteri, Cyberjaya to explore the world of entrepreneurship, develop important skills and gain valuable insights from experienced professionals.
The engaging sessions, interactive activities, and practical exercises contributed to an enriching learning experience. Participants expressed their gratitude for the opportunity and left the workshop with renewed enthusiasm and motivation to pursue entrepreneurial ventures. The collaboration between FOM and Sekolah Seri Puteri has proven fruitful in empowering the students and fostering a culture of entrepreneurship among the younger generation.