Event Management For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118591100
  • ISBN-13: 9781118591109
  • DDC: 394.2068
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 50 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Whether you want to break into this burgeoning industry, or you simply need to plan an event and dont know where to start, theres something for all would-be event planners in Event Management For Dummies. Packed with tips, hints and checklists, it covers all aspects of planning and running an event - from budgeting, scheduling and promotion, to finding the location, sorting security, health and safety, and much more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Getting Started with Event Management.
3: Why Put on an Event?.
4: Knowing Your Audience.
5: Deciding on the Type of Event to Put On.
6: Managing Your Team to Manage Your Event.
7: Budget Planning and Management.
8: Planning Your Event's Look and Feel.
9: Crafting the Message.
10: Designing the Experience.
11: Making Sure People Know about Your Event.
12: When, Where and Who: The Devil's in the Detail.
13: Timings, Timings, Timings.
14: Deciding Where to Hold Your Event.
15: Who Does What: Front and Back of House.
16: Considering Potential Problems.
17: Keeping Healthy, Safe and Secure.
18: Fail to Prepare, Prepare to Fail! Contingency Planning.
19: On the Day and Beyond.
20: Measuring the Success of Your Event.
21: Building on the Event.
22: The Part of Tens.
23: Ten Types of Suppliers You Need in Your Address Book.
24: Ten Online Resources for Event Planners.
25: Ten Things to Have in Your Event Kit during the Build and Show Day.
26: About Ten Tips for Building a Career in Event Management.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.