Whether you’re just starting out or you have a few years of experience, understanding how other professionals in the event management space got their start may be the most beneficial first step for becoming a successful event planner. Beyond that, if you are looking to reach the higher levels of the event planning industry, then understanding each step of the way will help you get there faster. What degrees do event planners usually obtain? What types of internships are necessary for learning the basics? What extra certifications are valuable in helping you get to the next level? All of these answers and more will be covered in the How to Become an Event Planner infographic!