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Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Skills & Knowledge


Most Important Skills for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners


Most Important Knowledge Areas for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners


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Describe Your Skills

People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Organizing, planning, and prioritizing work.
  • Making decisions or solving problems.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Communicating with people outside your organization.
  • Using computers.
  • Scheduling work and activities.
  • Working directly with the public.
  • Judging the qualities of things, services, or people.


Careers that Use Similar Skills

The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners.


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