Know How To Make Your Party Successful.
The special events industry has grown enormously in the past decade. According to recent research conducted. Why Do People Hire Event Planners? The answer is easy, it is probably because people think that they lack expertise and knowledge when it comes to party planning. Thus, party planner can help these people to make their event successful.
Who are the people to be considered as a party planner? Party planners often start with a specific event. For instance, some entrepreneur would start a catering services before they would start to plan an event. Many planners can relate to this scenario. This is the reason why party planners do not only organize events, but they also provide other services.
However, there are party planners who joins other business related to party planning before they could make their own. It is also best if a planner has already finished his degree on event planning or management from a local University. However, there are other groups such as the Meeting Professionals International or commonly known as MPI who offers educational opportunities about event planning and management.
Also consider working to become a CSEP (Certified Special Events Professional) or CMP (Certified Meeting Planner). These designations are given out by ISES and MPI, respectively. Many corporations, and some members of the general public, look for these designations when hiring planners. Because of the research and study it takes to become a CSEP or CMP, clients know that these planners are professionals.
Event planning services consider two markets, and they are the corporate and social market. Charities and non-profit organizations are being handled by the corporate market. Charities and non-profit organizations are the ones who are hosting fundraising events, receptions and athletic competitions in order to expand their horizon to the public and to get support. Large events requires expertise and specialized planning experience, however, you have to start with small local events.
Social events include weddings, birthdays, anniversary parties, bar and bat mitzvahs, Sweet 16 parties, children’s parties, reunions and so on. You may decide to handle all these events or just specialize in one or more of them.
The difference social and corporate event is that the social events are more involved in weekends and holidays. However the type of event and the area where it should be help can affect its “on” and “off” season. But at least, you can still work on evening as you coordinate and manage events, no matter what your specialization is except those parties for young children. The planning of those events, however, will be done mostly during business hours.