What's this about?
People now prefer to spend more money on experiences than buying things.
From attending music festivals, going to watch sporting events, visiting museums, galleries, cinemas and theatres or even working out in a 3 storey cycling amphitheatre – people want to do interesting and fun things with their leisure time.
There is a growing demand for people to work in this sector. From running your own events business to working in a leisure centre, casino or theme park there are lots of opportunities available at all levels from apprenticeships to graduate opportunities.
In this job sector it is useful to have a good network of contacts that will enable you to deliver successful events and planning skills are crucial.