How Bad Do You Want Success?

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

A Beginner’s Guide to Google AdWords for Wedding Pros {Wedding Business Success} How I Set Work Boundaries {Rowdy Kittens} Setting Boundaries with Demanding Clients {Christine Kane} 3 Beliefs That Hold You Back {Marc and Angel} How to Raise Prices {Marie Forleo} Happy Friday!

Reignite Your Passion for Planning

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There is nothing like the excitement of the first couple of years as a new wedding planner. Everything is new and each client that books your services is a fresh and exciting project. Fast-forward to years 5 or 10 and you may be feeling slightly different. A new client is no longer super exciting. They [Read On]

Future Opportunity

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

 Interview with Editor of WedLuxe Magazine {Wedding Market Chat} How Much to Charge for My Work {Medium} 4 Ways to Increase Your Productivity & Value {Christine Kane} SEO for Small Business: Skyrocket Your Rankings {Lara McCulloch} Advice for Wedding Pros on Using Google+ {Wedding Market Chat} Happy Friday!

5 Places to Connect with Planner’s Lounge

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Did you know that you can find helpful information for event planners in various ways through Planner’s Lounge? Here are 5 ways to connect with us! 1) Email newsletter We send out an email newsletter about twice per month. We share exclusive content plus special offers and reminders in our email newsletters. We never share our [Read On]

5 Tasks to Outsource

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As wedding and event planners, many of us start out as a one person operation. We are the owner, manager, lead planner, bookkeeper, marketing person, accountant, and so much more. As our business grows, it is absolutely critical that we hire help. That help may be an employee or a contractor who can help with [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

10 Things You Do Not Need to Be Happier {Marc and Angel} Is It OK to Fire a Client? When? Why? {Sage Wedding Pros} How to Be More Productive and Profitable {Evolve Your Wedding Business Podcast} 14 Minimalist Design Ideas for Spring Events {BizBash} 5 Red Flags to Spot on Vendor Contracts {Brides.com} Happy Friday!  

3 Ideas for 5 Minute Blog Posts

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Do you feel overwhelmed trying to keep up with your event planning business blog? Here are 3 super quick post ideas! 1) Showcase a Pinterest board Take a screenshot of one of your Pinterest boards and use it in a blog post with a link to the actual board on Pinterest. Write a brief description in [Read On]

Pulling the Whole Event Design Together

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The movie 27 Dresses illustrates well how weddings can be extremely different from one another. From the crazy colors to the elaborate, and sometimes, out of this world fashion design. Wedding and event design encompasses many different details to pay attention to including the color scheme, linens, lighting, floral design, stationery, specialty decor, entertainment, venue layout, [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Wedding Coordinator vs. Venue Coordinator {Every Last Detail} Tips for Getting Great Referrals {Systems Rock} How to Decide Which Educational Conference to Attend {Hubspot} 3 Ways to Take Your Outdoor Events to the Next Level {Meetings & Events Magazine} Get Started with Instagram for Your Wedding Business {Wedding Business Success} Happy Friday!

How to Have a Park Wedding

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A beautiful and budget-friendly venue is an ideal concept for many brides and grooms, but what may seem to-good-to-be-true can easily prove to be just that unless the wedding couple and the wedding planner are educated about all that is involved when hosting a wedding in a park or other public space. Here are some helpful [Read On]