PROGRAM TITLEExpats Indonesian Orientation Program l Trimitra Consultants
Indonesia Inside Out – Expatriates Orientation Program

3 (three) days

Upon specific request for 5 participants or more

Swiss-Belhotel Pondok Indah, South Jakarta


  • Expatriates who have just started to work in Indonesia
  • Expatriates who will soon start working in Indonesia
  • Expatriates who are interested to start business in Indonesia
  • All other Expatriates who want to improve their local skills.

‘Where to start’, that is the most common question asked when people are willing to start something new. In the case of starting a business or start working in Indonesia, a proper understanding of the Indonesian socio-cultural, socio-political, socio-economic and other aspects of the Indonesian environment will give you a head start.

This Expatriates Orientation Program covers above  aspects that will help you to effectively work and do business  in Indonesia. The program is also developed based on experiences of expatriates in Indonesia, Indonesian business owners who have employed Expatriates and Indonesian personnel who have worked with Expatriates.

The program is aimed to provide  Expatriates with the necessary “Indonesia” knowledge and skills to effectively work and do business in Indonesia.

At the end of this program Expatriates will be better able to:

  • Understand about Indonesia — country, people, background, culture, economy and business & social life.
  • Effectively work with Indonesian subordinates, peers and superiors
  • Do business with their Indonesian counter parts


  • Introduction to multiculturalism
  • Living and working with people of different cultures
  • Introduction to Indonesia: Geography, History, Government, Economy,
  • Values, Beliefs & Cultures,
  • Stereotypes & Prejudices
  • Introduction to Indonesian language
  • Corporate-, Labour- and Tax related law
  • Indonesian Business ethics & practices
  • How to effectively communicate and interact with your Indonesian subordinates and peers, superiors
  • How to effectively motivate your Indonesian subordinates, peers and superiors
  • How to develop an effective cooperation and teamwork with your Indonesian subordinates, peers and superiors
  • How to effectively negotiate with your Indonesian subordinates, peers and superiors
  • How to effectively communicate and develop & maintain effective relations with Indonesian business relations

An appropriate combination of short lectures, examples, Q&A, discussions, exercises, role plays and other activities.


  • US$ 700.- per person
  • Excluding 10 % VAT
  • Including a certificate, refreshments, lunch, stationery and writing instruments


If you wish to attend, kindly complete and submit the registration form below

TC: Course Registration Form