PENINGKATAN KEMANDIRIAN SISWA KELAS XII DALAM PENETAPAN KEPUTUSAN RENCANA SETELAH TAMAT SMA (KARIR) MELALUI TEKNIK KOMBINASI LAYANAN BIMBINGAN DAN KONSELING DI SMA NEGERI 8 BATANGHARI
This research is a research action (action Research) where students are given the form of guidance and counseling services which is a combination of group guidance services, information services and PKO services in order to increase the student selfreliance in decision making in the career assignment plan after graduating high school. Data analysis is quantitative and qualitative to describe the students ' state to analyze the effectiveness of students ' guidance and counseling services. The results of the study gained that students desperately needed information about continued education and employment after graduating high school, 84.46% of students expressed a very concur and 14.90% expressed concur. The effectiveness of group tutoring was described that effective service activities for students of 81.03% expressed very concur, 17.82% agreed and 1.15% were less agreed.
Students are also self-reliant and confident in the application of a career renceration decision after graduating high school which is 83.49% of students expressed a very concur, 16.83% expressed consent, 2.89% of students disagree, 0.98% disagree. From the results of observations to students during the Research counseling action implemented 83.65% of students ' interest in good category, 89.42% of students ' attention is good, 94.23% of student enthusiasm is good category, confident students both reach 85.58%, and the social relationship of students is also good i.e. reaching 83.65%. Action Research (Action Research) is effective and suitable to students ' needs and make students more steady in planning a career to be selected after graduating from high school that is based on the observation recap of 87.31% activity in the category good, this proves that the service is implemented according to the needs of students especially class XII students to increase selfreliance in deciding the future plan (career) after graduating.