What Are The 5 Things That People Ask Every Event Planner?
Having everyday to be different, experiencing new things and constantly making exciting new memories are a part and parcel of being in the event industry.
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I take it you’re an event planner?
“Yes, and I have been for the past two and a half decades. My love for planning and executing memorable occasions, led me to follow this career path and today, given the dynamic nature of industry, I am excited to see what the future holds for event professionals and the industry as a whole.”
What does an event planner actually do?
“No two days are the same. From the moment we begin our day, an event planner goes through a series of multi-tasking, making important decisions and handling diverse teams.
Depending on the nature of the event planner’s event business, his/her clientele will vary and therefore the work day will differ accordingly.
Meeting with the client, presenting multiple versions of executing the event, deciding on a budget, putting together a competent team, connecting with vendors, suppliers and other third party associates are just some of the more common traits of a day-in-the-life of any event planner.”
Is there an educational qualification, like a degree that can be done to become an event planner?
“Most definitely, yes. Today, event management is seen as a well structured, legitimate and promising career option that most millennials are seeking out to pursue. Given the highly advanced technological era that we live in, there is no shortage of information that the internet can provide.
However, it is highly advised that pursuing an education in the field of event management is the right and sure way of starting a promising career.
team.i – The Entertainment and Media Institute, one of the leading institutions in event management offers 4 incredible event management programs catering to the different industry needs of budding event professionals. Each course is designed keeping in mind the relevance of the industry, preparing students to take on challenging opportunities and build a successful event career.”
Is it true that you get to interact with several leading personalities from different industries?
“Part of leading the life of an event planner is the social networks that are built throughout the course of one’s career. Meeting influential personalities across different industries is one aspect of it. Being able to interact, connect and learn from each individual is extremely important, allowing you to grow and better evolve as a professional.”
I need your help in putting together an event and I need it done quickly. Will you be up for the task?
“I would be delighted to help you put together this event. How about we connect to further discuss the specifics and how best to proceed in executing your event.”
While these are just a few, common questions every event planner gets asked at some point in their career, we hope you benefit from the answers mentioned above.
One of the key aspects about being in the industry is consistent learning and growth. To achieve this, you must not hesitate to reach out, build professional networks and ask questions that will help make you the best event planner you can be.
We hope this has been helpful and for those looking to begin their event careers the right way, team.i is the way to go.
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