Event management is a stressful job. It requires a great deal of planning, coordination, and attention to detail to ensure everything goes just as planned. Those countless tasks, daunting deadlines and the growing expectations of your guests can take their toll on you, leaving you stressed out. It’s no wonder why Event Coordinator was rated as the 5th most stressful job in 2017 according to the Annual CareerCast.com 2017 report. To put this into perspective, the report rated the jobs of military personnel (1st), firefighter (2nd), airline pilot (3rd), and police officer (4th) as more stressful to that of event coordinator. So, how do you beat the stress and emerge victorious in the face of challenging event management assignments? Event management experts at Asana believe event coordinators can reduce the mounting stress of their job simply by incorporating the following best practices.