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Jobs and Career Advice

Hearing about a great job can be just as hard as landing one. I've compiled the top convention, hospitality and food service job boards for an easy at-a-glance reference.

You'll also find career advice on topics ranging from how to land the right job to putting yourself on the fast track to success as well as links to educational programs.

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6 Essential Articles for Meeting and Convention Planners
A fantastic resource for meeting planners looking to create a successful event.

Planning Effective Meetings
Strategic tips for planning effective meetings. Discover need-to-know basics and insightful tips for everything from site selection to hiring translators, and more. Learn how to plan successful meetings that are creative, informative and fun.

Hot Tips: Best Advice for a Career in Planning
Getting started in the meeting, convention and event planner industries can be tough. An industry expert shares advice on how to get your foot in the door and, once there, how to keep the passion alive.

Hot Tips: Getting Started
If a career in the meetings and events industries is for you, knowing where to get started can be confusing. Three industry pros provide valuable insight into this rewarding field.

5 Things You Need to Know When Seeking Professional Translation Services
As the global marketplace becomes more and more diverse, are potential customers truly understanding what you are saying? Five things you may not know (but need to) when seeking professional translation services.

About.com's Job Searching Guide
About.com Guide Alison Doyle's Job Searching site is packed with an abundance of helpful job-seeking advice and tips from drafting resumes and cover letters to how to ace interviews and negotiate salaries.

MPI's Global Training
Meeting Professionals International's Global Training Program provides certification programs on a basic, intermediate and advanced level. Classes are held on a regular basis, worldwide, from Texas to France and more.

PCMA's Education Portal
The Professional Convention Management Association's Education Portal provides a multitude of online learning opportunities from webinars to certifications.

Successful Meetings' Online Webinars
Successful Meetings magazine offers complimentary online webinars for CMP credit. Topics have included "The New Resort Meeting" and "How to Succeed in Planning."

HSMAI's Certified Hospitality Sales Executive Certification
HSMAI's certification course for hospitality sales executives provides enrollees with the tools they need to find new business, think strategically and close the sale.

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