Couples sometimes think their wedding is protected under their homeowner’s insurance policy, but more often than not, this is not the case. Here is what you need to know about recommending event insurance policies to your clients versus telling them they are probably covered under their homeowner’s policy: Location – Typically homeowner’s policies only cover the wedding/reception if it’s located… Read More
Business Resources for Wedding Planners
The Planner's Lounge offers a wealth of business resources for wedding planners and event planners. Through years of experience planning weddings, founder Debbie Orwat learned not only about running a wedding planning business but also how to market her business, make connections, find clients, and stay profitable.
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Wedding Planners, do any of these real-life scenarios sound familiar to you? “My Bride scheduled an appointment for 11:00 a.m. and showed up at 2:00 and stated … ohhh you were on time? We are never on time.” “My bride and groom called me at 2 am on repeat until I woke up and answered. What did they need? To… Read More
Advertising your business and connecting with couples just got easier (and a whole lot prettier) today because the team at Aisle Planner is excited to announce that their new Vendor Marketplace is open for business! The new marketplace is the latest addition to their already powerful suite of wedding planning and business management tools and will help couples find wedding… Read More
These days, everyone wants to experience the “new” and “different” before anyone else does and that’s why unconventional venues are becoming more and more popular for events. When it comes to corporate events, modern office buildings with floor to ceiling windows and beautifully branded spaces are the perfect backdrop. As a planner, I love unusual venues because they typically come… Read More
Hiring a team is an exciting part of business ownership. Whether it is an intern, event planning assistant, or full-time employee, setting clear expectations is a key component of a healthy working relationship. Here is what you want to have in place for your staff: Contract/Employee Agreement The most important thing you can have for your employees and contractors is… Read More
I know you’re working hard to increase your visibility, and in many cases, that means trying to do SEO on your website. You’ve read a few articles, and you’re doing your best to follow the SEO rules you know. Unfortunately, I’m here to tell you that not every wedding planner SEO article you’ve read is up to date for today’s… Read More