IN THE NEWS: Roxanne Ladd quoted in US News & World Report, "Best Careers of 2011"

Want Real advice from real people about landing a job as a meeting planner?

Take every opportunity to break into the field, even if it means catering or volunteering with a florist, says Roxanne Rukowicz Ladd, a Washington, D.C.-based meeting planner and principal of Behind the Scenes Events. “You’ll build an appreciation for the time on your feet and what it takes to pull off a gig. All experience is good experience and will serve you well in becoming a more rounded candidate for a position within the industry,” she says.

Read the entire article here.