Wondering why you didn't get a reply to that resume you sent out?
Most people trying to break into the events industry go about it in entirely the wrong way; you can't just take a course, graduate, and start applying for entry-level positions. Unlike most professions, a career in event planning does not require qualifications. Employers are looking for people with the right skills, personal qualities, andabove all elseexperience. In this industry, getting hired doesn't involve blindly sending out resumes to get experience; it's all about networking, contacts, and relationships.
This straight-talking, no-nonsense, guide aims to show job seekers the right way to go about itwith practical steps and action points to follow. You will learn:
Featuring advice from employers, recruiters, and senior event professionals with experience working for some the industry`s leading players, including:
Jack Morton Worldwide, George P. Johnson, Imagination, Apple, Microsoft, UBM, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, Linklaters, ACCESS Destination Services, International Travel Group, The Dorchester, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, FremantleMedia, Rhubarb Food Design, Chad Hudson Events, British Red Cross, and ESP Recruitmentthe leading recruitment agency for the events industry.
Suitable for complete beginners or those who have already taken an event-planning course but are struggling to find work in the industry, this book reveals what employers are really looking for, to give you the best chance of getting hired.
For additional content, see this book's companion site at www.becomeaneventplanner.org
Generi Scienza e Tecnica » Ingegneria e Tecnologia » Altre tecnologie (acustica, ottica, militare¿) , Economia Diritto e Lavoro » Studi di Settore » Industria dei servizi » Lavoro » Carriere e professioni: consigli , Famiglia Scuola e Università » Educazione, Scuola e Università
Editore Plan B Publishing
Formato Ebook con Adobe DRM
EAN-13 9780993497612 9780993497612