Can I join the UKAWP as a new wedding planner?

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Are you a new wedding planner who desperately needs some support in their business? You may have heard of the UKAWP but assume its for experienced planners only? But the truth is we have different levels of membership according to the skill level of the member. When we launched the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners…

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Coping with a busy 2022 wedding season

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When in the midst of a busy summer season the pressure can really begin to mount as clients demand more of your time in the lead up to their wedding day. As well as pressing client work there’s the constant admin and planning that goes hand in hand with running your own business, and burnout…

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Creating & Managing Growth in Your Wedding Business

Bernadette Chapman

You’ve been running your wedding business for a few years and have achieved some success, now what? It’s time to figure out what the next part of your journey looks like and start creating and managing growth in your wedding business – whatever that means for you. In my 20+ years in business I have…

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Managing Client Expectations in Peak Wedding Season

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When in the midst of a busy summer season the pressure can really begin to mount as clients demand more of your time in the lead up to their wedding day. As well as pressing client work there’s the constant admin and planning that goes hand in hand with running your own business, and burnout…

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Wedding Planners Business Bundle

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One of the struggles new wedding planners have is not knowing what documentation to use. Just how can you stay organised both in business and for clients? As your wedding planning business grows you need to spend time each day working on your business. It’s important to set yourself actionable goals but also revenue targets.…

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What is it really like being a wedding planner?

Elite Member

Throughout my 18 year career in the wedding industry I have noticed even wedding professionals have a misconception on what it is really like to be a wedding planner. Many people view wedding planning as a hobby. Or ultra glamourous. Very few understand what is is really like. Many envisage our days are filled with…

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Set up costs of a wedding planner business

How much money to launch my wedding planning business? This was a question a new wedding planner asked me recently. And what a great question, in fact it made me smile so much. To me it showed me she is serious about her career as a wedding planner. She is already talking like a business owner.…

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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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Meet Destination Planner Member – Perfect Spanish Weddings

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  Thrilled to be able to introduce you with one of our Destination Planner members Perfect Spanish Weddings who helps couples get married in Spain. Perfect Spanish Weddings was founded 10 years ago by Moira Doherty. Her mission was, and still is, to create beautiful, elegant weddings in historic and exclusive use wedding venues in…

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