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How to Start an Event Planning Business With No Money

  Haaappy New Year! WOW, it’s a new year with so many possibilities, dreams and fun ahead. I spent a great holiday season with friends and family and enjoyed a lot of good food, a few too many drinks, a beautiful ceremony on Christmas Eve and lots and lots of games. We played Cards Against Humanity and laughed our asses off for hours. If you ever decide to play
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(Video) How To Start An Event Planning Business

We had another great webinar, but this time with super-star event planner, Shannon Lach of Pear Planning. Shannon has worked with big names like Hillary Clinton,  Steven Page of the Barenaked Ladies, and with companies like Apple. In this webinar, Shannon and I share our experience with what to do and what not to do when starting an event planning business. Episode Topics: 2:26 Top 3
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A Holiday Gift For You

Happy Holidays! Check out that picture of my sister and I in 1980! I’m not sure why I’m surprised that the year seems to fly by, but I am and it does! Do you have the same feeling? I have memories from childhood about going out with my parents and sister to get our Christmas tree — we really did go into the forest to
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How (Not) To Tank Your Event Planning Business on Facebook

Let’s face it – no one intends to tank their business on Facebook. But the truth is, most event planners don’t properly promote their business on social media. You may have been using Facebook to connect with your friends for years. But sharing pictures of dinner, puppies, and children with friends is far different than designing a solid social media campaign designed to increase both client acquisition
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(Video) Obstacles To Overcome When Starting Your Event Planning Career

In this webinar, Michelle gives you some insights into obstacles to overcome when starting your event planning career. Thank you so much to Michelle from Wild Orange Events for sharing her experience and her struggles. Register here for our next live webinar: How To Start An Event Planning Business. Episode Topics 1:38 How To Manage Your Time When Starting Your Event Planning Career 3:42 How To Maximize
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How to Update Your Event Planning Repertoire

Get More Clients and Take on Bigger Events As an event planner, you need to keep growing to stay successful. While you might carve out a nice niche for yourself doing small, DIY weddings, performing the same work day in and day out will limit your revenue opportunities and eventually sap your inspiration for the work. It’s important that you continue to expand your repertoire
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(Video) 10 Steps To Become a Wedding Planner

What an amazing and successful webinar we had with award-winning event planner, Jamie Lipman. Jamie is the owner of  Absolute – the full wedding and event planning service. If you were unable to join us, listen as Jamie shares her 10 Steps To Become a Wedding Planner. Episode Topics: 04:19 Proclaiming your passion 08:29 A huge component to being a successful event planner 13:49 Jamie’s
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