Proceedings of the First Padang International Conference On Economics Education, Economics, Business and Management, Accounting and Entrepreneurship (PICEEBA 2018)

The Analysis of Vocational Students’ Work Readiness in Pariaman and Padang Pariaman

Authors
Adi Afriadi, Sri Ulfa Sentosa, Marwan Marwan
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Adi Afriadi
Available Online July 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/piceeba-18.2018.1How to use a DOI?
Keywords
work readiness, career guidance, self-efficacy, motivation to enter the working world
Abstract
This study aims to determine the influence of career guidance, self-efficacy and motivation to work on work readiness of students in Pariaman and Padang Pariaman. The data for this study were collected using a survey questionnaire. The sample was selected using proportional random sampling technique resulted with a sample of 184 vocational high school students in Business and Management major. The data were analyzed using structural equation modeling (SEM). The results show that the career guidance has a significant and positive impact on self-efficacy. The career guidance also has a significant and positive impact on students’ motivation to work. Moreover, career guidance has a significant and positive impact on work readiness. Likewise, self-efficacy has a significant and positive impact on the motivation to work. Self-efficacy also has a significant and positive impact on work readiness. Finally, motivation to work has a significant and positive impact on students’ work readiness.
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