How to Build Your Event Planning Portfolio

Building your event planning portfolio is an important step toward getting more clients and higher budget events. There are 8 things to include in your portfolio to have the ultimate professional look to show clients. Watch this video for an overview of the steps and read below for more details: A portfolio is an important…

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How to Find Great Vendors

Last Updated: January 17, 2017 If you are new to the world of event planning and organization, you probably look at vendors as being less important than the event organizer. In reality, you should treat vendors more like partners, as they can be the ones who make or break your efforts to succeed as an…

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5 Essential Items to Have for Successful Conferences

Corporate conferences and events are rapidly gaining popularity and are becoming mainstream in the professional world. In a study by the Labor Board of Statistics, it was discovered that the presence of conventions and events will show a forty-four percent increase between the years 2010 and 2020. This far exceeds the estimated growth in other…

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How to Find an Event Planning Job (5 Tips)

While finding a job can be difficult at times, it is important that you stay persistent and keep submitting resumes.  If you start to get discouraged with your search, take extra time to analyze your resume and make sure you are submitting the best possible applications.  Sometimes employers require very specific application procedures so be…

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How to Make Meetings Fun and Exciting

We’ve all been there. You keep staring at the clock, wishing that you had some sort of super power that could make the minutes fly by. You are listening to the same speech about productivity that was given to you at last week’s meeting. You are even pretty sure that one of your co-workers may…

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Best Business Job of 2012: Event Planning!

Event Planning was just named as the top business job of 2012 which is great news for everyone interested in our industry. If you are looking for a profession that is ranked as the best business job by U.S. News & World Report based on employment opportunities, growth and salary potential, then look no further…

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Nelly, LMFAO, Kate Gosselin Headline Las Vegas Event

Affiliate Summit West 2012, an event for internet marketers, concluded a three day mixture of informative seminar sessions, booth exhibits and fun performances by Nelly, LMFAO and Tiesto. The three day event was held at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas from January 8th through January 10th. It is organized each year by Shawn Collins and…

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