All you need to know to become an Event Professional
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Worldwide, the events industry is worth an estimated $500 billion, with profits continuing to rise. Becoming an event professional requires creativity and hard work. With personal initiative and advance planning, The Eventrepreneur – All you need to know to be an Event Professional will give you the basic knowledge you need to begin. From exploring personal characteristics, understanding employee preferences, obtaining skills about preparation, planning, marketing and evaluation, The Eventrepreneur explores how to become an Event Professional in an ever evolving industry.
About the author
Jason Allan Scott is a successful Serial Entrepreneur, Professional Keynote Speaker, Best Selling Author, award-winning event professional, Mentor, Podcaster and a part of Tim Ferris’s NR set who travels the world educating and empowering people.
Scott can show you how ordinary people can build a solid living, with passion and purpose, on their own terms. He is also an early “influencer” with his omni-channel presence, the first person in events to make a million pounds in five months off of social media, write for the most read blog in events, his Youtube videos seen by over a million people, his twitter account has had over a 100 000 followers and Scott has worked with macro and micro influencers, as well as starting the first social media influencer “fam trips” with Elena Clowes, Kevin Jackson and The International Live Events Association that received 3,699,795 impressions.
Voted Top 100 Movers and Shakers in Events by Eventbrite 2016, Voted number 1 on Double Dutch 250 people in Events and top 10% of social media persona in events in the world and the only person in history to be nominated for most influential in events twice in one year. Jason has started and sold several companies on three continents in his entrepreneurial journey. His Online Radio Show, The Guestlist Podcast has won awards and been voted by iTunes as New and Noteworthy while amazing while gaining tens of thousands of subscribers.
Samantha White is a Warwick MBA, specialist in social Media strategy development and strategy implementation while also being a connector, futurist, infovore and influencer. White interprets social media analytics and empowering decision makers with the understanding of what it all means. www.socialmediasamantah.com
- Knowing the Employer
- Personal Characteristics of Event Planners
- Human Relations
- Catering and food services in Event Management
- A career in Event Management
Enjoyed every page and learned so much. Thank you
As a BA (Hons) Events Management graduate turned entrepreneur, I think that insights from individuals such as this author, who understand first-hand how the UK events industry works, are invaluable. The book offers an excellent overview on the subject in a clear and concise way.