Ho Chi Minh City – October 8, 2016: SCG – the ASEAN leading conglomerate has continued to offer the excellent leadership training program SCG Young Leaders 2016, gathering 50 outstanding students from Ho Chi Minh City. Under the topic of “Meet The Leader in You”, this year program has been designed to help participants recognize, evaluate and motivate the leadership in each individual, through interesting lessons from top experts, as well as effective team building activities during 12 hours. Moreover, this is the occasion for the students to get access to career opportunities in SCG.
“As an ASEAN’s sustainable business leader, SCG has always put human in the center, as well as focused on individual training, especially in leadership. SCG Young Leaders program is a part of our HR development strategy, aiming to support young people to unlock the leadership potentials, therefore give them confidence and dynamism to make a positive change for individual, organization and society", said Mr Praween Wirotpan, General Director of SCG Vietnam.
This is the 4th consecutive year for SCG Young Leaders to take place in Vietnam. This year, under the theme of “Meet the leader in you”, the program has given participants a challenge to become a Real Leader in 12 hours. Accordingly, the students have 12 hours to discover important aspects in leadership skills, starting from lead themselves through concepts like EQ, leadership styles, model of a future leaders….as well as communications skills, teamwork skills, goal setting and decision making skills…At the end of training, the students are requested to make a presentation in English to solve a practical problems in working environment or social environment, using what they have learnt throughout the day.
Especially, youngsters who join the program have had opportunities to listen to valuable sharing from SCG executives in Vietnam as well as in Thailand besides updating about SCG career opportunities in 2007.
Nguyen Thanh Mai Huong, senior from University of Economics – Law shared: “SCG Young Leaders is a wonderful chance for young people like me to understand the strengths and weakness of myself, therefore be able to define the career goals and orientation in the future. Moreover, with the persistent guidance from SCG experts, we understand better about the importance of leadership skills for individual, thus we could make a plan to improve ourselves to be able to join SCG family one day”.
SCG Young Leaders is held by SCG since 2013 in Vietnam, Cambodia and Indonesia, attracting attention from students in the region. Besides this initiatives, SCG has also brought to Vietnam other human development programs including SCG International Internship, SCG Sharing The Dream scholarship, SCG Green Dream project…amongst others.