Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Put Yourself First {Wedding Network USA} 12 Stylish Ways to Divide Large Event Spaces {BizBash} 7 Tools to Unleash Your Creative Beast {Christine Kane} 8 Tips for Starting an Event Planning Business {NW Meetings & Events} Flower Trend Forecast for 2015 {Event Planner Association} Happy Friday!

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5 Myths About Wedding Planners

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Wedding planners are a bit like fairy godmothers in heels (for our male wedding planners, please excuse this comparison). Unfortunately, a wedding planner cannot wave a magic wand and instantly plan a bride and groom’s dream wedding or sprinkle glitter in the air to make everyone smile, but they do have the insight and experience [Read On]

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Creating Your 2015 Marketing Calendar

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I love the beginning of a new year. It feels like the page is going to turn and there is so much possibility just around the corner. I always have grand plans for my business and often those plans go by the wayside by February or March. It is very hard to keep moving forward once [Read On]

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Fab Tips for Flawless Event Execution {CA Meetings & Events Magazine} Complaints about Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2015 {The Atlantic} 7 Traits of a Great Wedding Planner {Every Last Detail} Outrageous Cost of Wedding Flowers Explained {Weddinggirl.ca} Best of 2014: Event Themes and Decor Ideas that Ruled the Year {BizBash} Happy Friday!

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Turn Your Blog Posts Into a Client Magnet

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Too many of the wedding professionals that I meet are only using their blog as a sort of extended portfolio to showcase their work (or they aren’t blogging at all) and they are missing out on a lot of opportunities. Your blog can be a client magnet that brings new potential clients into your world [Read On]

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6 Tips for Planning a Bridal Workshop

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I have found that a great way to meet potential wedding clients is by hosting a bridal workshop or bridal boot camp. I recently planned one of these events, and I wanted to share my top six tips for planning your own bridal workshop. 1) Find a Location The first two things you need are a date [Read On]

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Increase Your Value by Saying No {Event Planners Association} 20 Proven Habits of Happy People {Live Bold and Bloom} The Real Cost of Disorganization {Silvia Pencak} Instagram Tops 300 Million Users {USA Today} Launching a Wedding Business {Wedding & Event Institute} Happy Friday!

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Day in the Life | Sabrina Seymore

north carolina wedding planner

Welcome to our “Day in the Life” series! We feature wedding and event planners from around the world with many different levels of experience. If you would like to be featured, download our questionnaire here and email your responses and photo to info@plannerslounge.com. We are excited to feature North Carolina wedding planner Sabrina Seymore today! Name: Sabrina Rena Seymore Business [Read On]

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The Special Event Show Review

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The Special Event Conference and Trade Show celebrated its 30th year at the 2015 conference in Anaheim, California. The Special Event (TSE) is one of the largest conferences for the events industry. It takes place in a difference location each year over three days in early January. Over 5,000 people attend the TSE conference each [Read On]

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Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Boomers and Millennials in the Wedding Industry {Illinois Meetings & Events Magazine} 15 Wild and Unique Drinks to Serve at Events {BizBash} Why Working from Home is More Lucrative than a Job {Wahm.com} Deciding What to Name Your Business {Marie Forleo} Wedding Planner’s Reading List {Wedding Planning Institute} Happy Friday!

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Day in the Life | Kathleen Kepler

south Florida wedding planner

Welcome to our “Day in the Life” series! We feature wedding and event planners from around the world with many different levels of experience. If you would like to be featured, download our questionnaire here and email your responses and photo to info@plannerslounge.com. We are excited to feature South Florida wedding planner Kathleen Kepler today! Name: Kathleen Kepler Business Name [Read On]

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Planner’s Lounge New Brand!

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I am thrilled to launch our new branding for Planner’s Lounge! I wanted a fresh look with a little more style and color. I am so thankful for the two amazing companies who helped me: Aviary Creative – I worked with Kat to create the new overall look and feel for Planner’s Lounge. She designed [Read On]

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