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The growth of special events industry has grown for the past decade. A research which is recently conducted has given this fact. People really need to hire a party planner for their events. The answer is easy, it is probably because people think that they lack expertise and knowledge when it comes to party planning. This is the time where party planners can help these people to organize their events.

How to become an event planner? Planners are often people who got their start in one particular aspect of special events. For example, a business man had started a catering services before doing a party planner business. There are lots of planners who have the same situations. This is why aside from the planning that the planners do, they also provide other services to the client.

Event planners may also have started out planning events for other companies before deciding to go into business for themselves. Consider getting a degree or certificate from a local university in event planning or management. The Meeting Professionals International offers educational opportunities regarding this field.

Working as a Certified Special Events Professional or commonly known as CSEP, the same with being a Certified Meeting Planner or known as CMP is also considerable. However the MPI and ISES are the ones that gives this designation. Some people tend to consider these designations before hiring. After the long run in studying to become a CSEP or CMP, these people are already considered as professionals.

The corporate and social are the two markets for event planning services. The term “corporate” includes not only companies but also charities and nonprofit organizations. In order to get more support and funds to the public, charities host fundraising and receptions. Large events requires expertise and specialized planning experience, however, you have to start with small local events.

However, events like wedding, birthdays, debut, bar and bat mitzvahs, reunion and children parties are included in social events. You can concentrate on one event in order to have a full knowledge of it, however, you can also handle other events.

The difference social and corporate event is that the social events are more involved in weekends and holidays. However the type of event and the area where it should be help can affect its “on” and “off” season. But at least, you can still work on evening as you coordinate and manage events, no matter what your specialization is except those parties for young children. However, planning those events usually happen during business hours.