Keep Calm and Carry On!

So, events profs, it appears that EVENT CO-ORDINATOR is the fifth most stressful job you can have! This is according to US job site CareerCast.

The only jobs ranked as more stressful were Military personnel, firefighter, airline pilot and police officers – Blimey!StressBrain

CareerCast gave a stress score to each job and a score of 51.15 was given to Events Co-ordinator. A person in a military job scored 72.74 in comparison.

Below in the top ten was Newspaper reporter, Senior corporate executive (senior), Public relations executive, Taxi driver and Broadcaster.

They analyse each job based on working in the public eye, competitiveness, travel, deadlines, physical demands, environmental conditions, hazards encountered, the life of yourself or others at risk, meeting and interacting with customers and the public plus the potential for job growth.

Such a glamorous job! Maybe it’s time to ask for a pay rise?