By: Dana Senholzi
My Skills and Traits:
My top Three From
Work interests needed for event planners are:
An Event Planner:
special occasions such as
Parties, Weddings, Conferences, etc. *They
take up all the Organizing,
Planning, Setting up, Consulting, and Financial Aspects of an event.
“ An event planner must have aboveaverage communication and organizational skills. They must also be able to multitask, think outside of the box, think on their feet and troubleshoot problems. The planner must have the ability to work with all types of people and be able to visualize an event not only from start to finish, but also the steps they will take to accomplish it.” (EPJ)
• Judgment and
Education requirements: Most event planning jobs require a FourYear Bachelor’s degree.
At ECU the major that I would declare would be Hospitality management and the field of Special Events.
The median salary starts at $21.76 dollars an hour and $45,260 dollars annually.