The Best Career Advice I’ve Ever Received

Good career advice may be the best secret to success. Who hasn’t received wise and timely advice on the path to a great career? Some of the more successful people hint that good career advice was one of the secrets to their success. And we’ve all been there. Someone takes the time to share their experience, insight or knowledge. The good, the bad and yes sometimes even the ugly. Most people I know have a similar story about someone taking the tim … [Read more...]

Event Planner Optimism is on the Rise (Survey)

It's always a good sign when people become more enthusiastic about their careers. An event planner is no exception. A recent British Meetings & Events Industry Survey (BMEIS) has revealed that event planners  are feeling very good when it comes to their careers and their industry overall. Event Planner Optimism-the Number of Meetings and Events Are Expected to Increase The survey asked individual event planners where they thought they would … [Read more...]

Are you interested in a Meeting Planner Career?

Breaking into the meeting planning business takes a mishmash of education, experience and passion. It seems almost everyone I meet lately appears to have an interest in meeting planning and a meeting planner career. Not that I am the authority on meeting planner careers but it feels like I get hit up for my thoughts and opinions as well as asked countless questions about the topic almost weekly. Meeting planners coordinate and organize each … [Read more...]

Event and Meeting Planner Resume – How to Create a Winning Resume

Trying to figure out how to create a winning event and meeting planner resume? Looking for a job is tough work. The market is extremely competitive and for every job posting there are dozens, if not hundreds, of applications competing for the same position. Your resume is the first thing a prospective employer sees about you, an introduction sort of speak. So with so many others competing against you for that perfect job, you want to ensure that … [Read more...]

Event Planning Jobs

Be honest. Do you hate going to work? More and more as each day, week or month goes by? Are you feeling the struggle, and frustration, more and more? Do you believe your strengths are best suited in another atmosphere? Can you utilize your “powers” differently? Well then, it may be time for a change! Do you have the knack for event planning and all that it includes? And if you are actually looking to make a career change there are so many dif … [Read more...]