Running an events company seems like a glamorous career, but do you know what it’s actually all about and what it entails?
Events management, also called events planning, can be described as project managing events like festivals, concerts, parties, and launches.
The services of event planners are required by a wide range of people and organisations; from private individuals, to corporations, government departments, and NGOs.
What skills do you need to become an event planner?
Thinking about career in event planning? Not everyone is suited to being an event planner. A good event manager has the following personality attributes:
- A genuine passion for the hospitality and events industry
- A bubbly, outgoing personality – not afraid of meeting and interacting with new people
- Is creative
- Is methodical and organised
- Is a hard worker.