We don’t always appreciate the many and varied online and distance educational courses that are out there today. If we are settled in a career that satisfies us fully, then this subject will very rarely come up as anything other than something someone else undertakes. However, if you are wondering how to get up the ladder, how to reach the next goal and move above your current plateau, then taking a serious look at such a educational aid may well take you to through that ceiling. Take Event Organising and Management. There is a world of difference between just being the person on the end of the phone taking enquiries to being the person in charge of looking at premises, organising the speakers, ensuring the event is publicised adequately for maximum take up and purchase of places. This is a marked mprovement in responsibility. An online course in this field of management can lead to many more doors opening.