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Choosing Event Planning Courses: 3 Common Mistakes To Avoid

The other day I was speaking to an Event Planning Blueprint reader about her desire to switch careers and be an event planner full-time. She told me about her current career and how unhappy she is and how she loves planning events, and is often asked by family and friends to plan their events.

But, she was scared to leave a secure position at her company for a career in event planning because she felt she lacked the confidence and know-how to really make it work. She is considering event planning courses and wonders which one is best for her, she also wonders if being certified is necessary to her success.

Choosing Event Planning Courses

If you’re considering event planning courses, many planners waste hundreds (sometimes thousands!) of dollars on event training by making these 3 common mistakes:

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  • Vk Miller

    June 10, 2016., 12:16 am  •  

    Hi Melonie. It seems like I've been planning and organizing events my whole life. Even as a child I planned clean up events and plays for the neighborhood kids. I started my company Masterful Planning Events in 2009. The only thing keeping me from being totally successful is my full time job. Fortunately for me I will soon be eligible for retirement. I joined the Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC) a few years ago. I recommend them to anyone who is looking for mentors and training in the wedding planning and coordinating field. The training provided depends on your level of experience and there are always opportunities to learn.

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