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Career Paths: Possible Futures for Exhibit Managers

Posted on July 19, 2016 in MC2 Insights

Successful event and exhibit managers pick up a number of valuable skills throughout their career that make it easy to carve a career path. If you’ve decided that you want to move up the ladder to bigger and better things, you’ll have a number of key options available to you.

Can I Accept a Job as a Backup Plan?

Posted on August 10, 2015 in Your Career

from Fast Company Job hunting is uncertain, and the process from sending in your resume to getting an offer letter can stretch on for months. There are very few times when anyone to take one job while still considering another. Here’s why. Read more…

4 Tips to Prove You Deserve a Promotion

Posted on March 5, 2015 in MC2 Insights

Have you been working in the same position within the trade show industry for several years and are ready to advance in your career? If so, then you may want to consider speaking with your supervisor or boss about your interest in future position openings. […]

Working Too Hard Makes Leading More Difficult

Posted on January 12, 2015 in Get More Done

from Harvard Business Review In this interesting take on leadership from the Harvard Business Review, it’s argued that obsessing over goals demonstrate a drive that will serve you well in the business world. But once you step into a position of leadership, it becomes counterproductive. […]

Why you must become more fascinating

Posted on July 6, 2014 in On the Show Floor

from Trade Show Insights Too often, exhibitors fail to see results simply because they dont stand out from everyone else on the show floor. Were not talking gimmicky or wild attractions. Those may generate traffic, but not results. Its not about simply getting noticed, but […]

Use LinkedIn To Promote Your Event

Posted on February 11, 2014 in MC2 Insights

LinkedIn is one of the best places to promote your next event or exhibition. With its user base of over 260 million professionals worldwide, it is not to be overlooked or underestimated. Here are 5 easy—but effective—ways to promote your event on LinkedIn. Read more…

Don’t Just Watch What You Say at Work

Posted on December 8, 2013 in Your Career

Your body language can hurt your career too by Catherine Conlan Effective communication is a key skill in the workplace, but it takes more than just words; your body language is also important. In fact, there are six ways this nonverbal means of communication can ruin […]

Your Performance Assessment

Posted on March 10, 2013 in Your Career

Handling the self-evaluation component by Malcolm Fleschner – monster.com Look into the mirror and tell someone what you see. It’s unnerving and uncomfortable. But that’s metaphorically what you’re asked to do when you must fill out a self-evaluation at work. What can you say that […]