Lara Owen Reporter, C&IT
Event recruitment trends for 2024

Event recruitment trends for 2024

To relocate or resign? Should young talent ever study event management? Will AI be my next boss? These are some of the questions we’ve answered for event professionals shifting jobs in 2024.

Hiring skills, not titles

In a recent Telegraph article titled 'Graduates from former polytechnics earning more than Russell Group university peers', Louise Clarence-Smith reported, ‘vocational degrees such as games art and e-sports production can lead to better paid jobs than established courses like English literature, law and neuroscience.’ 

An evident trend for 2024 is hiring for skills, with a fluid and hands on industry like MICE, recruiters are looking not for where you’ve been, but what you know.