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What Does It Take for Women to Excel in the Meetings Industry?

What Does It Take for Women to Excel in the Meetings Industry? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

What would you do if your boss put his finger in a glass of water and said, “This is the office with you,” then pulled his finger out of the glass and said, “This is the office without you. Do you see any hole?” Karin Krogh, creative director, Engaging Meetings, shared that story during a campfire session on how women can excel in the meeting industry during IMEX America 2017 this fall. The comment stung, she said, but it also made her even more determined to become a leader—one who would never be so disrespectful of those in her charge. 

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Small Great Steps: Driving Change for Women in the Events Industry and Beyond 

Small Great Steps: Driving Change for Women in the Events Industry and Beyond  | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

It is imperative that we continue to do the research, ask the questions, and push forward for change, but we can simultaneously find opportunities – however seemingly small – to make a positive shift in the careers and lives of women. My work and the efforts of our members, leaders, donor and partners reaffirm for me every day that the vision of a few people, when brought to life, can have a significant impact. The trick is transitioning vision into action by collaborating with individuals who share your passion and desire to make an impact for women in the industry.

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How diverse is the events industry?

How diverse is the events industry? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

The events industry has traditionally been predominantly female, but are women managing to break the glass ceiling and take on senior positions? Sam Robson, group events director at The Appointment Group has noted a worrying trend, commenting: "I think the events industry provides great opportunities for women however I am always disappointed at awards ceremonies when the company owners or chief executives receiving the awards are generally men and the events teams are mostly women."

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Blog: Balancing motherhood with an events career

Blog: Balancing motherhood with an events career | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

C&IT speaks to Fiona Batten, general manager Australia, cievents, on juggling a career in the events industry with being a full time mother.

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Entitled, selfish and lazy? This blog is our voice

Entitled, selfish and lazy – three words I commonly hear when describing Millennials. As a millennial in the Meetings and Events industry, however, what I see and feel is worlds’ apart from the words above.

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How Women Can Crack the Career Code

How Women Can Crack the Career Code | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
You need more than excellent work to get ahead in the meetings industry. At the senior-most levels, you need people with influence on your side.
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Anne Berrevoets's curator insight, February 15, 2016 9:20 AM

Interesting thoughts!

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Women Industry Leaders Break the Glass Ceiling

Women Industry Leaders Break the Glass Ceiling | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Female planners and event professionals try to break through gender barriers once and for all.

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Five Lessons For Women To Help Close The Confidence Gap

Five Lessons For Women To Help Close The Confidence Gap | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
The confidence gap, specifically as it relates to women, was main stage at one of the 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition Learning Labs this week. Find out some of the advice and lessons that were shared to help more women close the gap.
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Motherhood and Event Planning Go Hand in Hand

Motherhood and Event Planning Go Hand in Hand | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

A few months ago I had the chance to leave the overwhelming experience to become a mother.
And now I have to learn to become a parent… but not only a parent, a mother who works.

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