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Do You Want to Be an Event Coordinator?

Are you considering a career as an event coordinator? There are so many reasons to take your place in this growing industry; we’ve put together just a few to see if this job is right for you.

You enjoy working with people

As an event coordinator, you will meet and form relationships with new people each and every day. And it’s not just the clients you’ll be working with. You also need to secure strong relationships with vendors so that you can create a high-quality event on any budget. This job is all about networking.

You don’t like to stay still

This job can be different every single day, and you have to be prepared to change with it. You’ll need to be able to think outside the box and change your techniques based on the needs of the individual client. Are you up for the challenge?

You appreciate good style

As an event coordinator, your clients will expect you to be up-to-date on the latest trends and use them creatively in the events you plan. Think gorgeous color palettes, modern decor, and interesting venues – all tools you’ll need to have in your roster as the coordinator.

You’re flexible, and can think on your feet

Most of your job will be about preparation before the big day comes. However, as the event is taking place, you need to be prepared for any number of things to go wrong. If you’re able to keep a cool head under this kind of pressure, this could definitely be a career for you.

If this sounds like you, then it might be time to take the first steps. Enroll in QC Event School’s Event Planning course and gain all the skills you’ll need to get started in the wonderful world of event coordinating!