President of Joko Widodo (Jokowi) are already building ventures in the field of furniture for 27 years and is now still alive admitted had a shock when his son turned out to be the first to find out even more interested in selling murtabak.
"My daughter first came to me, ' Mr. I'd like selling murtabak '. This (effort) has diurusin living, I gede shock also waduh selling murtabak, "said President Jokowi as a key speaker at Entrepreneurs Wanted! (EW!) in the building of Sasana Budaya Ganesha, the campus of Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Bandung (18/12), Monday morning.
According to the President, the business of furniture he has until now remained alive. Even their products are exported to Europe, America. Now many into Korea, Japan. Therefore, the President of the Jokowi claims to be sad because his children no one wants to carry on the business which he incubated.
"When the factory production tool, there are big there, lived there and nerusin gedein baseball wants to," said the President of the Jokowi.
But the President praised the sharp of his son chose the field of endeavor. Due to the proven, in just five years the brand value accretion of furniture factory less than brand value murtabak belongs to Gibran Rakabuming, his eldest son.
"New 5 year brand value factory wood that I have lost with the ordinary that Gibran had, larger Gibran 5 fold," says the President of Jokowi.
That is, according to the President, which distinguish between the older generation with younger generations today. When his generation once were more proud if it has great assets, employees, and large exports. According to the President, currently there are things bigger in value i.e. the brand value.
Not yet completed, further ordinary Affairs President, her small Kaesang not long ago to convey his wishes by selling fried bananas.
"Ouch that ordinary yet, this only fried bananas," said Jokowi President greeted the visitors present laughter at the event.
However, President Jokowi said, himself would not impede his two sons to build his business. He learned from the experience of the firstborn, Gibran, who managed to build a unique brand Markobar in just over five years.
To that end, the President of Jokowi else encourages young people not to hesitate any small business start-up. He mentioned, do not need planning too wordy instead the effort that resulted in no runs.
"When there is no time to start doing it. Could start anytime, which obviously will never be so if it does not start. Important do not prestige, "said the President of the Jokowi.
Events organized by the Office of the President Staff in collaboration with the ITB was attended by approximately 1,000 young people or generation millenials from various colleges in the country.
Seem to accompany President Jokowi in that occasion Cabinet Secretary (Seskab) Tom Pramono, Presidential Chief of staff and Governor; Teten, West Java, Ahmad Heryawan. (JAY/ES)