The paper “ Employment-Related Experience” is a reasonable example of a business assignment. Last month, I had a unique opportunity that helped me to gain insights and broaden my experience in events planning, management, and leadership in general. I decided to organize an entertainment event for my 15 friends. Basically, the key aim of the event was to entertain and bond with my friends. I decided to have the event at Hyde Park from 1 pm to 6 pm. In order for the event to successfully take place, I had to plan and organize several things.
Foremost, I had to contact my friends and inform them exactly when and where the event would take place. Secondly, I had to come up with a list of activities that would take place during the event. Moreover, I had to organize food and drinks. From the beginning, I knew that the success of the event was highly dependent on the actions and decisions I made. As the organizer and coordinator of this event, I had to ensure that the event runs smoothly and that my friends are well entertained.
Evidently, planning and organizing for this event as an individual was going to be difficult hence I decided to delegate. In school, I had learned that it is important for a leader or a manager to delegate tasks to workforce members so as to realize optimum and efficient results. Therefore, I decided to ask one of my close friends, who works at a local restaurant to cater for the event by providing food and drinks. My friend agreed to take on this task. I gave my friend specific instructions on the kind of food and drinks that he should bring to the event.
Prior to the event, I ensured that all my friends were well informed on where the event would take. I communicated to some of my friends via social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter. For those who were not reachable through these social networks, I communicated to them via their Mobile Phones. Moreover, as the main coordinator for the event, it was important for me to develop a program of activities that would take place during the event.
My key role was to oversee preparations for the event and coordinate the program during the event.
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