Back in Jakarta, What’s Next

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Yep, you read it rght. I’m back in Jakarta. After months spent in Solo, doing some family work and other  stuff, contemplating with what to do with myself and my life I have decided to go back to Jakarta. This time to take master degree, and surprisingly I also get a job.

Why I said surprisingly? At first I thought… I will just  go for my master degree, nothing else. However, realizing how expensive living in Jakarta could be, I considered taking part time job to gain additional allowance. Unfortunately, it came in a very unexpected way.

So at that time, on Friday, I went to Jakarta to finish my registration the next day. However I have also sent an application for a job vacancy. Got a call back, I went for an interview on Wednesday the next week. Turn out it was a trap (scam, fraud, whatever you call it). Got disappointed, I ask my friends to let me know if there is a vacancy for part time job in their company. Believe me, looking for a part time job is really hard in Jakarta. I mean… office part time job, not barista, waiter or things like that.

So I sent my application, 10 minutes later I got a call from the HR manager. Like… whut? Went for interview for the next day, took 2 hours of interview with  the HR manager and COO, went home… No actually, I have not reached home yet but then  I got an email saying that I got accepted.

kadang hidup emag se-bercanda ini

I have been struggling to get a job, I wanted to go for further study, and just like that it all happened in one week. I do not even know what to expect next.

So what next?

Well, it started out very funny you see. May be this time it will be a hell of a ride in Jakarta. I definitely fight for my own life this time, it is not like what I have gone through as a undergraduate student where everything is amazing cute and whimsical. I think I will just believe in my capability, do my best and let God do the rest. Hopefully, it also end amazingly.

2 Replies to “Back in Jakarta, What’s Next”

  1. (Kemudian baru baca ini bukan Oktober)

    1. Typo, pula. Ya Rabb….

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