Virtual Competition 2021

Competition Handbook

Section 1. Introduction

As the impact of COVID-19, the future of work is all about embracing workforce and workplace changes.

Students can unleash their imagination with GoKudos in this challenge and shape the future by rethinking:

  • Workplace and remote work
  • Collaboration and productivity
  • Business travel and mobility
  • Learning and development

1.1. The Key Takeaway

We provide an environment that encourages students to speak out about innovative ideas they can develop. The competition is guided by our GoKudos experts and assigned mentors to ensure the correct direction and the ideal Minimum Required Deliverable (MRD) is being delivered. Participating teams form a strong bond with each other, as well as with their mentors. As a result, motivated and balanced teams are formed and the best ideas have been clearly selected and defined for competition.

Section 2. The Competition

2.1. Competition Mechanics

2.1.1. Imagine

Create a scenario for the future of work

2.1.2. Onboarding and Mentoring

Get advice and guidance from experienced professional

2.1.3. Simulate

Use GoKudos to shape the modern workforce

2.1.4. Pitching Video

Record and make a 5-minutes pitching video presentation

2.2. Assessment Criteria

Our guiding principle, VISION has six assessment factors to ensure that the most deserving proposals and solutions are selected throughout the challenge duration.

2.2.1. Collaboration 

How to collaborate with your team and clients?

2.2.2. Automation 

How to automate repetitive tasks?

2.2.3. Management 

How to manage work and performance?

2.2.4. Payment 

How to send invoice and collect payment online?

2.3. Competition Timeline

2.3.1. Submission Deadline

November 26, 2021

2.3.2. Announcement of Finalists

November 28, 2021

2.3.3. Preparation and Mentoring

November 29 – December 15, 2021

2.3.4. Virtual Competition Day

December 16, 2021

2.3.5. Announcement of Awards Winners

December 17, 2021

2.4. Competition Prizes

2.4.1. Overall Winner

  • RM4,000 worth of Data Analytics Training Programme
  • RM1,000 Cash Prize
  • RM200 Grab gift card

2.4.2. Best Storyteller

  • RM4,000 worth of Data Analytics Training Programme
  • RM500 Cash Prize
  • RM120 Grab gift card

2.4.3. People’s Choice

  • RM4,000 worth of Data Analytics Training Programme
  • RM500 Cash Prize
  • RM120 Grab gift card

Section 3. Tools and Resources

You can gain access to our GoKudos platform, and get support and assistance from our experts and mentors.

Section 4: Application

4.1. Eligibility

  • Participants from all backgrounds, genders, and geographies are welcome. There is no age restriction to participate the competition. If you are under 18, you must have your parent’s or guardian’s permission to participate the competition.
  • This competition is open to teams and solo participants. Each team must have maximum 4 members.
  • Interested participants are required to sign-up online via before 11:59pm, November 26, 2021.

4.2. Finalists

  • Only up to 12 teams will be selected as our competition finalists.
  • All finalists will receive an e-mail confirmation before November 28, 2021.

4.3. Entry Checklist

Before submitting your application, please review the following checklist to ensure you are ready:

  • Do you understand the competition mechanics and assessment criteria?
  • Do you meet all of the eligibility criteria?
  • Have you read the Competition’s Terms and Conditions?
  • Have you read the Frequently Asked Questions?

If you have done so, please submit your application today and you could be our competition awards winner!


Closing date

Friday, November 26, 2021

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