Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

Doing Business with Integrity {Restored 316 Designs} Wedding Planning Dictionary: Terms You Must Know {Every Last Detail} The Importance of Maintaining Your Wedding Business Blog {Wedding Wire} The Secret Guide to Getting Sh!t Done {Lara McColloch} SEO for Your Wedding Business {Wedding Business Success} Happy Friday! Share0 Tweet1 +10 Pin0TOTAL SHARES 1

What is “Scalability” and Why Does it Matter in the Wedding Industry?

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Scalability. Here is how it works: A business that earns $1 million is called scalable when it can invest in people and infrastructure that leads to exponential growth. A business is scalable when you see this: A $100,000 investment the infrastructure of a $1 million dollar company that results in a billion dollar company. True [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

11 Ways to Stay Organized When You Work at Home {WAHM.com} Rebrand vs. Refresh: When Your Brand Needs a Facelift {B is for Bonnie Design} 3 Ways You Are Making Life Harder Than It Has To Be {Marc and Angel} How to Define Your Personal Brand {Carly is Inspired} Nobody Needs What You Are Selling [Read On]

Wedding Planner Contract Templates Sale!

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Shop now through September 6, 2015 for your wedding planner contract and independent contractor agreements at 25% off by using the code LOUNGE at checkout! Share8 Tweet6 +11 Pin1TOTAL SHARES 16

Maintaining your Social Marketing Plan During Wedding Season

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Once the busy wedding season begins, wedding planner blogs tend to dry up, social media posts disappear, and many planners are nowhere to be found with their marketing. It is really hard to keep up all of your marketing efforts when you are busy with client work, long wedding weekends, and minimal time off. So, how [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

5 Wedding Business Mistakes That Make You Look Amateur {Wedding Business Success} The 5 Worst Types of Bridezillas {BlogHer} How Virtual Events are Changing the Face of Business {Minnesota Meetings & Events} How to Handle 6 Common Pressures of Corporate Event Planning {Event Manager Blog} Back to the Basics in Your Creative Business {Business of [Read On]

Day in the Life | Leslie Herring

Leslie Herring 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 Oklahoma wedding planner Leslie Herring Crabb today! Name: Leslie Herring Crabb Business [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

More Event Planners Turn to Funeral Planning {Sun Sentinel} 13 Fun Trends from Bridal and Baby Showers {BizBash} How to Make Your Business Sound Unique, Even if it Isn’t {Marie Forleo} 5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching a Business {MSN} 3 Simple Ways for Doing Better Business {Catersource} Happy Friday! Share4 Tweet4 [Read On]

Are Money Beliefs Holding You Back?

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I am not worth the money that clients are paying me. I am bad with money. I tend to ignore my personal and/or business finances. I don’t understand money management. I feel like a fraud when clients pay me. I will never be wealthy. Have you ever had any of these thoughts? For many of [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

The Wedding Trends You Can’t Afford to Forget {Catersource} An Instagram Strategy that is Effective and Creative {Magnolia House Creative} Styled Shoots: Creative Marketing or Waste of Time? {Wedding IQ} Powerhouse Your PR During Peak Season {Honeybook blog} Demystifying Wine for Event Planners {Meetings & Events Magazine} Happy Friday! Share11 Tweet4 +11 Pin0TOTAL SHARES 16

5 Reasons Event Planners Aren’t Successful

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After years of coaching many wonderful event planners, I see the same struggles over and over again. Today I am sharing the top five reasons why wedding and event planners aren’t succeeding in their business. Here we go: 1) No training Planning weddings isn’t rocket science, however, there are many things to learn on both [Read On]

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites 2015

8 PR Mistakes You Are Making in Your Wedding Business {Evolve Your Wedding Business} Top Trends in Weddings: 12 Fun Ideas to Keep Guests Entertained {BizBash} The Light Choice is the Right Choice {Danielle LaPorte} Wedding PR Etiquette for the Event Pro {Catersource} How to Get Out of Overwhelm {Lion Hearted Woman} Happy Friday! Share7 [Read On]