Agents – overworked and underpaid?

Agency salaries and working hours are under scrutiny in the latest issue of Conference & Incentive Travel. The poll, published online today, contrasts the expectations of students hoping to work in the events industry against the realities of working in one of the top 20 agencies in the UK. This year’s intake for the MA Conference and Events Management at University of Westminster (pictured) were quizzed on the hours they expect to work per week and their salary expectations while agencies submitted their starting salaries and current levels, plus offered insight into their roles and chances of career progression. To read the full report click

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