First Off: Learn the lesson of other professionals

The announcement from MPI that around 300 meeting organisers now hold its Certification in Meeting Management is encouraging, but it does beg the question: what about the other 17,000-plus members of the association who aren't CMM-certified? And with fewer than ten per cent of the body's membership based in Europe, we in the UK are even worse off when it comes to the thorny issue of training.

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