Planning Meetings and Special Events

Category: Hospitality & Tourism

Welcome to Planning Meetings and Special Events. Being a meetings and special events planner is an important job that's both demanding and rewarding. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects this profession will grow by 43.7 percent between 2010 and 2020.

This course starts with an historical overview and continues by equipping students with the skills and perspectives they need to plan meetings and special events. All resources and materials are online. The only prerequisites are the ability to write, think, and question. If there's an opportunity to do hands-on meeting planning, take advantage of it to put into practice some of the information you'll learn.