I’m fresh off my first experience at World Education Congress, an event industry conference put on by Meeting Professionals International. As a member of MPI and a board member of my local chapter, I’m an active and involved contributor. After seeing the global reach and impact of the organization at WEC 2019, I care about our community more than ever. This comes down to more than just my learnings over the past week.
If you're not in the industry, you may not realize that almost everything is an event. I love having a variety of projects on the go, which means that this world is a great one for me. But it also means that explaining to people what I do can be difficult, and that potential clients might … Continue reading Event Industry Stability – Should I Be Worried?
It has been 6 months since my last day of work at my previous job, and I'm not looking back. It was a decision that I laboured over and was unsure about for so long, but I really think it was the best decision I could have made and I most definitely don't regret it.
It's official - I'm giving it a shot. I've quit my day job and I'm pursuing running my own event planning company full-time, at least for now. It was kind of a crazy decision to make, but I just really felt that I needed to try this. Maybe it won't work and I'll end up going … Continue reading Open for Business!
This is an event blog. If you are here, you might already have event knowledge, but I believe that a fitting way to start this blogging foray is with a discussion on event planning and the event industry. Sometimes when I tell people that what I want to do with my life is plan events, they ask: … Continue reading On Events and Event Planning