Books

Starting a Business From 0 in the Digital Era

Economists are predicting that everyone in the future needs to think like an entrepreneur or become one as the future is bright for startups. This book is the perfect “how-to” for starting a business and shows you how to build a business from scratch, packed with instructive real-life examples and links to hundreds of valuable resources, Starting a Business from scratch in the Digital Era gives you what you need to make the leap from employee to successful entrepreneur. This book is the perfect “how-to” for starting a business and shows you how to build a business from scratch, packed with instructive real-life examples and links to hundreds of valuable resources you may need to start your new business, including how to structure your business, writing a winning business plan,funding and business support with proven tips for getting awareness and exposure. Business start-up impresario Jason Allan Scott walks you through your first steps, from testing and developing your idea to writing a winning business plan, getting start-up money and every resource you may need.

#Eventprofs: A Comprehensive Guide to Hotel, Wedding and Event Management

The hospitality industry is booming – and this book will help you figure out how to get involved. Every year, there are new hotels being developed and more positions looking to be filled. Large scale events need to be hosted, and weddings are never put on hold.This book will help introduce you to all of the aspects of the Event Industry. You will learn about the mechanism of hotel management, events planning, and wedding planning, as well as how to motivate your staff, areas of career development – and so much more! In just a matter of pages, it will become your go to guide for everything involving the event industry, whether you’re just trying to start a career in the system, or you’re trying to reinvigorate your long standing relationship with the men and women involved in such a career. #Eventprofs gives you a blueprint for planning and executing any of the three most popular careers in events, wedding or hotel management with flair and without any unexpected surprises.

The Event Professional’s Handbook

The Event Professional’s Handbook’s role is not simply to inspire, but to guide and encourage. Its contributors represent some of the most interesting thinkers and practitioners in the industry today. But the handbook is not a ‘how to’ or an instruction manual. It’s more like a smorgasbord of event professionals’ thoughts and ideas, designed to whet the appetite, provide a moment of insight or a way of navigating a challenge in a new way.

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The Eventrepreneur

Worldwide, the events industry is worth an estimated $500 billion, with profits continuing to rise. Becoming an event professional requires creativity and hard work. With personal initiative and advance planning, The Eventrepreneur – All you need to know to be an Event Professional will give you the basic knowledge you need to begin. From exploring personal characteristics, understanding employee preferences, obtaining skills about preparation, planning, marketing and evaluation, The Eventrepreneur explores how to become an Event Professional in an ever evolving industry.

Content

  1. Knowing the Employer
  2. Personal Characteristics of Event Planners
  3. Planning
  4. Human Relations
  5. Catering and food services in Event Management
  6. Marketing
  7. Fundraising
  8. A career in Event Management

Want to be a Wedding Planner?

This book is a ‘how to’ on wedding planning and encompasses a variety of wedding planning and events management subject areas. This includes; the role of a wedding planner, wedding ceremony venue selection, preparation of overseas weddings, themed weddings, planning of goods and services and setting up a home based wedding planning business. The aim of this book is to give a full and detailed look at the numerous tasks and roles a wedding planner can be asked to perform whilst also learning how to start a wedding planning business.

Content

  1. The wedding planner role
  2. Religious weddings, civil ceremonies and civil partnerships
  3. Preparing for a wedding overseas
  4. Preparing a themed wedding
  5. Planning of goods and services required
  6. Setting up a home based wedding planning business

Hotel Management

Understanding the hospitality industry