Master of Hospitality Administration
First Committee Member
Gael Hancock, Chair
Number of Pages
The purpose of this professional paper is to provide a comparative analysis of the skill sets needed for association meeting planners, corporate event planners, and independent meeting and event planners so that recommendations can be made on ways in which these planners can transition from one type of meeting planning position to another. More specifically, this paper was created for those who are looking for information about meeting and event planning careers to help determine a future career path for themselves for which they would be well suited.
Ability; Core competencies; Meeting planners; Planners; Soft skills; Special events industry
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Casey, Megan, "A Comparative Analysis Between Three Types of Meeting & Event Planners" (2011). UNLV Theses/Dissertations/Professional Papers/Capstones. Paper 1143.