Building a career in event planning takes hard work and dedication. But with the right approach, you can build a highly rewarding career in event planning. At TISOH, the International School of Hospitality, we support our students every step of the way as they work their way from student to successful working professional. If you are interested in making event planning your career, here are some suggestions to get you started.
Building a career in event planning requires a combination of education, hard work, and perseverance. By getting educated, building a portfolio, networking, and specializing in certain types of events, you can develop the skills and knowledge you'll need to be a successful event planner. Additionally, understanding the business side of planning and being persistent, adaptable and open to learning will help you succeed in the long run.
The return of meetings and events means that this huge sector of the hospitality industry will rely upon a talented body of professionals who are responsible for creating, organizing, and executing complex gatherings. At TISOH, the International School of Hospitality, we are at the forefront of developing and cultivating these event professionals.
TISOH, located in the heart of Las Vegas itself, specializes in training motivated individuals for careers in the hospitality industry, including in conferences, meetings, and event planning. At TISOH, students learn planning, production, organization, and design, to create effective meetings and innovative events of any scale and style. Students learn how to evaluate, select, and negotiate for all aspects of any kind of meeting or event: design, logistics, catering and more. Students interested in this career path choose between pursuing a Diploma in Hospitality Operations, with an Event Planning focus, or earning individual certificates with TISOH’s single-topic, focused certificate programs in Conference Management and Event Planning, Event and Design Planning, and Exhibition and Tradeshow Management. Available in class or online, all courses are taught by professional faculty with deep industry experience, and students benefit from their expertise, as well as guest lecturers and expert panels.
With the return of signature conventions and events, consider training for a career in meeting and event planning to become part of the excitement. With TISOH, the International School of Hospitality, you can gain the knowledge and skills you need to make the exciting world of meetings, events and conventions your career. Contact us today to learn more!