Ms Alice Anak Jelian, an alumna of the Information System programme, comes across as a person who has a deep wellspring of talent(s) – indeed, her wide range of skills (technical and soft skills), and a laser-like focus on achieving her goals have enabled her to rise up the career ladder!
Currently, Alice is the Manager at TK Hardware & Household Sdn Bhd (TK Hardware) in Teku, Sibu. The store, part of a chain of stores located in various parts of Sarawak’s central region, retails a wide range of hardware, plasticware, kitchenware and electrical appliances.
Sharing on her duties and responsibilities, she highlighted, “As the Store Manager, I have to oversee the daily operation(s). I have to ‘wear many hats’, as my scope of duties covers sales, promotional activities, inventory management, and human resources management.”
She added, “Over the years, I have honed various technical and soft skills. In addition to having business-related technical skills, I have developed strong communication skills, learned to think on my feet, and gained invaluable experience to solve mission-critical problems.”
With regard to her studies at Sarawak Skills Miri and Kuching (Information System programme: Miri – Level(s) 2 & 3, Kuching – Level 4), she shared, “I would like to thank my instructors and staff members for their guidance! My studies at Sarawak Skills Miri and Kuching prepared me well for the world of work!”
Her message to current students of Sarawak Skills and i-CATS: Stay focused during the course of your studies. Have a clear sense of purpose about your studies and prepare for an exciting future! With diligence, you will be able to climb the corporate ladder!