Updated: Jul 26, 2019
International Youth Forum "The Importance of Soft Skills Within the 21st Century" was held last February 9, 2017 at Universitas Negeri Jakarta. Mister Tourism World 2016- Okkar Min Maung was a guest speaker during the Youth Forum focusing on the importance of Soft Skills in Tourism industry.
The concept of Soft Skills is the combination of people's social skills, communication skills, character or personality traits, attitudes, social intelligence and emotional intelligence quotients among others, that enable people to navigate their environment, work well, perform well with others and achieve their goals with complementing Hard Skills.
Today Soft skills are important and relevant to Tourism Industry. Okkar Min Maung discussed and explained because of the nature of Tourism Industry as hospitality business dealing with emotions, feelings, thinking and personality of people, Soft Skills played a vital roles in various
component of Hospitality and Tourism sectors.
Event was organized by Indonesian Male Pageant Organization in partnership with Universitas Negeri Jakarta. it was attended by University students, Faculty members and Media partners. Present in the events were other Title holders and Kings.