After 950 presentations at conference and conventions, I have a fairly good idea of what type of meeting planner is best to work with. Here is the unvarnished truth, (solely on my experience), based on 12 criteria.
Event planners are industry leaders and should present themselves as such. They should convey warmth and competence. We want our clients to trust us and our suppliers to respect us. And we have to do it in a blink of an eye.
Decision-making is integral to doing our jobs successfully, so it’s important to do a self-check to ensure that we’re making solid choices.
With societal shifts, and the impact of new technology, the meetings industry is a whole new world. Our tips.