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Event management: skills

Whether it's technical know-how, company mergers (thereby creating a business opportunity for you), or knowing which actress is the flavour of the moment...Training and Institues
Hindustan Times | By Riddhi Shah, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2008 11:38 PM IST

1. Be a people person:


Managing an event requires a lot of interaction with people, from vendors to clients. You need to be a good communicator - you will need to make successful presentations, and at the same time, you must be able to communicate effectively with delivery boys, furniture suppliers, technicians, etc.

2. Have a can-do-it attitude:
Event management is about keeping a client happy, even if requests seem bizarre at times.

3. Be up-to-date with new developments:
whether it's technical know-how, company mergers (thereby creating a business opportunity for you), or knowing which actress is the flavour of the moment.

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