Skills needed to be a successful wedding planner

Throughout my 17 years as a successful wedding planner, and 15 years training wedding planners. I have come to realise leading wedding planners will have similar traits. After all being a wedding planner is often something we feel compelled to do, and no matter what wedding planner training course you do, you cannot change your…

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The Business of Wedding Planning

Do you want to launch a profitable and successful wedding planning business? If so I would love to support you on your new career path through our flagship course “The Business of Wedding Planning“, because we are all about choice we can offer this both in person and online. We are all different and the…

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Working when you have children during the summer holidays

For many in the wedding industry it’s no surprise that the busiest time of the year for weddings is the summer. As much as we’d love weddings to be spread across 52 weeks of the year they invariably are back to back during the summer months. So how does this impact business owners that have…

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How to start a wedding planning business

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Have you been debating a new career as a wedding planner? If so you no doubt have lots of questions about how to start your wedding planning business. We receive many emails and phone calls with questions about how to select the right course and are always happy to answer them. We thought producing this FAQ…

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Luxe Bridal: Digital School

Towards the end of 2018  I was delighted to be asked to present at the Luxe Bride “Digital School” , a 2 day seminar for bridal boutique owners held at the Miss Bush studio. Luxe Bride main aim is to showcase the best in bridal fashion, wedding style, and inspiration from the UK’s best independent…

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Destination wedding workshop 23 Feb 2019

Are you thinking of becoming a destination wedding planner, but you don’t know where to start, or how to go about planning a destination wedding? Our Destination Wedding Planning workshop is the perfect place to kick start your new venture. Who is this workshop for? This workshop for new or aspiring destination wedding planners, including…

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Life Of A Wedding Planner In Peak Season – Part 2

By Sara Jane, Weddings by Sara Jane Continuing on from this blog post detailing how wedding planner member Sara Jane organised 6 weddings in 2 weeks we are giving you more detail on each wedding. 10th  – 12th July Wedding number 1 – Grand Estate Wedding – Inverness As guests began to arrive in Inverness from all…

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Life of a Wedding Planner in Peak Season – Part 1

Recently one of our wedding planner members Sara Jane managed 6 weddings over a 2 week period from Scotland to London. We thought you might be interested in the life of a wedding planner in the height of wedding season. So enjoy part 1 of this 2 part insight. Thank you Sara Jane for putting…

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Wedding Planner Training: Business Practicalities Online

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I’m delighted to bring to you for a limited time, wedding planner training Business Practicalities online. This is my flagship course and I have trained hundreds of wedding planners since 2004 using variations of this course. Why do I say variations? Well because I consistently update it so it is fresh and new each time.  And this version is so new it…

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Do I need a wedding planner, and what do wedding planners do?

It might be whilst browsing through wedding magazines, or reading the blogs that you begin to realise just how many hours go into organising a wedding. Its estimated it takes couples 250 hours to organise a wedding – a lot more if its a marquee wedding. It might be that when compiling guest lists and…

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