Opening the Doors for Entry Level Event Professionals
With a new generation of #eventprofs on the rise, hiring managers and company leaders need to be sure they are allowing a diverse culture of creative ideas, and opening the doors for entry level event professionals.
In this episode, host Reyna Caraveo and guest Benedicta Asante of The Millennial Event Manager discuss the perspectives of young professionals in both the US and UK industries, the benefits of hiring entry level employees, and how companies can enact a positive workplace culture.
In this episode we discuss:
- The two perspectives of young people in the UK and US industries and challenges they are faced with entering the events industry.
- The benefits entry level event professionals bring to the industry and how they can collaborate with the older generations of professionals.
- How companies can accommodate young professionals and create an integrated space for Millennials in the event industry.
About Our Guest:
Benedicta Asante is a young event professional with 8 years experience in the industry. She has taken on a number of roles professionally and freelance, including her current role at American Express Global Business Travel. She is passionate about educating and exposing the next generation of event professionals to a world of possibilities in the industry through her Events101 platform.
Are you a young event professional wanting to expand your knowledge of the industry? Check out this episode for event industry specific podcasts!