Empowerment Society https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps <p style="text-align: justify;">Empowerment Society (EMPOWERMENT) was published by Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Ekonomi Widya Gama Lumajang since February 2018. EMPOWERMENT published scientific articles with the results of community service. EMPOWERMENT is published twice a year in February and August. EMPOWERMENT also uses the LOCKSS system to ensure safe and permanent records for journals. The EMPOWERMENT index to date includes the Google Scholar.</p> STIE Widya Gama Lumajang en-US Empowerment Society 2614-1027 Supply Management Assistance IN "FAEYZA Seamtress" Sewing Business https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/585 <p style="margin: 0cm; text-align: justify;"><span lang="EN-US">The transaction process of a trading company includes a calculation of the cost of good sold because it contains an inventory of merchandise, so the company needs to specifically record every transaction related to this inventory, and in its development it is still experiencing various problems. The approach method offered to solve partner problems consists of: surveys, interviews, knowledge of inventory methods, recording of inventory methods, assistance and equipment, monitoring and evaluation. This Community Service activity is expected to provide a computerized recording system for inventory methods and the procurement of adequate equipment to support the sewing process.</span></p> Fetri Setyo Liyundira Copyright (c) 2020 Fetri Setyo Liyundira 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 32 35 10.30741/eps.v3i2.585 Assistance The Importance Of Brand Awareness Home Industry "MAYA" In Lumajang https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/586 <p style="margin: 0cm; text-align: justify;"><span lang="EN-US">Home Industry is the smallest unit in a series of existing types of business, where household industries are generally managed independently as a family with the aim of increasing household income. The challenges for this home industry are also not easy. In general, because it is managed in a family environment or in one's own household, sometimes the management tends to be careless and mixed up between family finances and business finances. Starting from this reason, there is an interest in partnering with Hj's home industry salted egg "Maya". Umi Pristiwani in Jogotrunan Village, Lumajang Regency. Partners run their businesses whose main purpose is to help their families' economies. However, until now this partner has only been running his business as he is and has no brand, which means that he does not have a product identity but has a strong desire to move forward. Often partner businesses lose out in competing with other similar businesses. Partners are also not yet able to run their businesses that can create jobs for the surrounding community. The implementation of this community service activity achieves targets, namely (1) building understanding and awareness of the importance of brands for salted egg products, (2) improving partners' skills in running their businesses in a sustainable manner, (3) establishing understanding and the ability of human resources in creating jobs for the surrounding community, and (4) increasing marketing strategies so that they are able to compete in marketing their products. Intensive assistance and supervision to program partners needs to be carried out periodically and does not stop until the completion of this program, therefore the activity of the team and the staff of STIE Widya Gama Lumajang in providing guidance to these partners needs to be carried out on an ongoing basis.</span></p> Hesti Budiwati Copyright (c) 2020 Hesti Budiwati 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 36 40 10.30741/eps.v3i2.586 Community Empowerment Through Plastic Waste Recycling To Improve Community Economy https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/587 <p style="margin: 0cm; text-align: justify;"><span lang="EN-US">The research aims to increase people's creativity in managing plastic waste into goods that have economic value. This research raises the issue of tackling plastic waste in Lumajang Regency. The object of this research was conducted in Pasrujambe District, Lumajang Regency. This research uses a qualitative approach with a case study model. Data collection in this study used two ways, namely interviews and observations. Furthermore, after the data was collected from the informants, analysis was carried out. The results of this study indicate that the Pasrujambe community consisting of PKK, Gerbangmas and PKK Friends enthusiastically participated in the training stages. Starting from plastic waste creation training, marketing training through social media to simple accounting training. The results of this training the community can make, among others, bags, plastic drinking containers, flowers, pencil cases, vases and so on. In addition, the community has also been able to market these products through FB, WA and Instagram and the community has also benefited from the plastic waste creation products they make.</span></p> Sukma Irdiana Kusnanto Darmawan Kurniawan Yunus Ariyono Copyright (c) 2020 Sukma Irdiana, Kusnanto Darmawan, Kurniawan Yunus Ariyono 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 41 44 10.30741/eps.v3i2.587 Assistance for Arrangement of Financial Reporting "Batik Ismoyo" https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/588 <p style="margin: 0cm; text-align: justify;"><span lang="EN-US">Every effort made by the community should get assistance for the activities they carry out, especially in business development they are undertaking, including the problem of preparing financial reports, small and medium enterprises such as Batik Ismoyo are also still in most other umkm companies, namely the need for guidance to be able to compile reports good and true finance. Based on the results of the partner situation analysis above, it can be concluded that Batik Ismoyo, whose address is in need of guidance in terms of MSME development in terms of simple financial reporting. The method we do is to provide assistance in the preparation of financial reports, starting from providing knowledge about the importance of financial reports, providing assistance in preparing financial reports in accordance with the business owned, with a simple recording method regarding accounting treatment to discuss financial problems that exist in Batik Ismoyo. The result of this assistance is that Batik Ismoyo has been able to compile financial reports well, including reading the results of the report.</span></p> Muhammad Rijalus Sholihin Copyright (c) 2020 Muhammad Rijalus Sholihin 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 45 49 10.30741/eps.v3i2.588 Lecturer E-learning Training: The Role of Social Exchange Theory https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/589 <p style="margin: 0cm; text-align: justify;"><span lang="EN-US">The existence of the Covid-19 pandemic is able to change the organizational system that is already running normally. These changes have a profound impact on the human resources of the organization for security reasons. Not all organizations are ready to accept these changes, so there needs to be a special system that is used to keep the organization running normally. With reference to the development of social exchange theory, that training can improve the abilities of employees and the positive results will return to the organization. In this case there is a social exchange between the organization and its human resources. The impact of covid-19 is also felt at the tertiary level in Indonesia. The method used is the preparation, implementation, and evaluation stages. The participants of this training are all lecturers of STIE Widya Gama Lumajang, East Java. The training results show that there is an increase in ability before and after training. Organizations are not worried about changes in the method of the online learning system that has been established.</span></p> Riza Bahtiar Sulistyan Copyright (c) 2020 Riza Bahtiar Sulistyan 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 50 56 10.30741/eps.v3i2.589 Drafting Assistance On Traditional Jamu UMKM https://ejournal.stiewidyagamalumajang.ac.id/index.php/eps/article/view/590 <p>Patent Drafting is a method for preparing patent documents. As it is known, UMKM Jamu is engaged in the health sector by producing traditional herbal medicine which is believed to be effective in preventing the growth of cancer cells and various other diseases. UMKM located in Wonorejo Village, Lumajang Regency, need patent drafting assistance for the preparation of patent documents. Therefore, this assistance is carried out with the aim of providing understanding to the UMKM Jamu Ibuk producers regarding patents. The output of this activity is a patent document ready to register. With this activity, it is hoped that it can provide thoughts on the importance of protecting Intellectual Property for MSMEs and the wider community.</p> Wahyuning Murniati Copyright (c) 2020 Wahyuning Murniati 2020-08-26 2020-08-26 3 2 57 61 10.30741/eps.v3i2.590