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50 Wedding Ideas You'll Wish You Thought Of First

It's all about the details as you plan your wedding celebration. Whether your style is conventional or offbeat, formal or rustic, a bit of creativity and whimsy makes the festivities your own. Even the most traditional bride can add a surprising twist or two, whether inspired décor or unexpected …

9 Newlywed Couples Reveal What They Wish They'd Saved and Splurged on for Their Wedding

Note to future self: Go easy on the cake.<p>When planning a wedding, most couples want the cake, the music, the place settings, and pretty much everything to be perfect. But are all those huge expenses really worth it? These nine couples share what they think in retrospect were valuable splurges and …

The Dos and Don’ts of Texting Someone You Want to Date

Someone you’re interested in dating gave you their number and asked you to text them. Hard part is over, right? Wrong: your entire romantic future …

20 Essential Books, Podcasts, TED Talks & Blog Posts for Every Stage of Your Career

16 2016 Wedding Trends That Are Going to Be Huge This Year

You can just picture it now: your friend walking down the aisle last year wearing a dress with intricate lace sleeves, your cousin’s minimalist wedding with a bouquet full of greenery and the multi-day wedding of your high school BFF whose pictures you saw all over Facebook. These were just some of …

Weddings

16 Emma Watson-Approved Books to Add to Your Reading List

Because who better to get a rec from than Belle/Hermione?<p>As we all know by now, Emma Watson is playing Belle in the live-action remake of <i>Beauty in the Beast</i>. As we also know (from our<p>childhoodlifelong obsession with Disney princesses), Belle is the ultimate bookworm. Therefore, by the transitive …

The Casties: Quartz’s awards for the best podcasts of 2015

The staggering growth of podcasts is great for those of us that love them. <b></b>With all of these new options, it’s really tough to know which are actually worth listening to. There are great podcasts of many types: expertly produced narrative storytelling, short fiction, a couple of people chatting for …

Ten quotes about leadership from the most powerful people in the world

• The 23 best road trip movies of all time that are perfect to watch during the summer<br>• Walmart has a new weapon to take on Amazon (WMT)<br>• 7 great movies …

Corporate Event & Wedding Entertainment Agency in London

What do Yes Entertainment do?<p>At Yes Entertainment we specialise in sourcing, booking and managing logistics for live event entertainment across a …

A cheat sheet for planning excellent events

Planning an event that can attract the right kinds of people, evoke excitement in attendees and create chatter that sticks is no easy job — and these …

Event Planning

The Event Planning Recipe for Success

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Event Planning Business<i>, the staff at Entrepreneur Media Inc. and writer Cheryl Kimball explain how you can get started in the event</i> …

8 Savvy Ways to Promote Your Event Planning Business

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Event Planning Business<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media Inc. and writer Cheryl Kimball explain how you can get started in the event</i> …

Find Your Event-Planning Niche

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In</i> Start Your Own Event Planning Business<i>, the staff at Entrepreneur Media, Inc. explain how you can get started in the event planning industry, whether</i> …

8 Ways to Use Evernote to Plan Your Next Big Event

Evernote, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re pretty darn addicted to this web and mobile application, and it’s not just for the green elephant. Last week we teamed up with Evernote and David’s Tea to throw a rather epic tea party (full wrap-up post coming later this week!), and now …

Productivity

Start Your Own Event Planning Business, 4th Edition

Pages: 172 Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781599185620<p>$19.95<p>Additional Links:<p>START YOUR OWN EVENT PLANNING BUSINESS AND CELEBRATE ALL THE WAY TO THE BANK!<p>Weddings, graduations, birthday parties, anniversaries, and conferences—what do these all have in common? Everyone would rather hire someone else to …

How to run a successful home-based event planning business

Whether it's a wedding or other special occasion, everyone loves to celebrate a big event, but planning these things can be fraught and often the cause of sleepless nights and worry about how to ensure the event is a big success and goes off without a hitch.<p>One solution is to let someone else to do …

5 Essential Tools You Need To Make Event Planning Easy

Beyond the shmooz, you need these event planning tools.<p>For entrepreneurs and professionals, meeting other industry members is an essential component of establishing a business' brand awareness. The modern conference and event circuit provides a variety of opportunities to meet new potential …

Planning an Event? 13 Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Tips

Thirteen up-and-coming entrepreneurs on how to find an event planner that will best suit your company's needs:<p><b>No. 1: Energy</b><p>From Corey Blake of Round Table Companies<p>Your organization lives by core values, and your event planner should exude those in spades. We are guided by love, honesty, joy, …

The Ultimate Social Media Cheat Sheet for Small Businesses

It's easy to get lost in the mix with social media. For some small businesses, the process of social media adoption can be somewhat …

Drip Marketing vs. Lead Nurturing – Putting An End To The Confusion

Drip marketing and lead nurturing are both long-term techniques, applied for engaging customers and prospects at various touch points of the sales …

Marketing

Nos. 11-20

There are two more days in 2015, and we're nearly to the end of our annual countdown of stories.<p>Here are Nos. 11-20:<p>11. Study: The times press …

Nos. 1-10

The 7 Keys For Purposeful Public Relations In 2016

This week I had the chance to give an in-depth read to a book just released by a great friend of mine, Val Hale. Hale is Executive Director of the Governor’s Office Of Economic Development (GOED) in Utah. I’ve worked with him in various capacities for a number of years and quoted him here about the …

10 Little Wedding Planning Lies

There are millions of articles out there, and plenty of conflicting pieces of information. Truthfully though, if planning a wedding was just as easy as surfing the web, then planners, including yours truly, would be out of a job.<p>I recently read an article that told brides not to worry about rain on …

Brides

What I Would Change About My Wedding: A Wedding Planner's Perspective

Even if the marriage didn't last, I still wish I could look back on the day and feel like I had appreciated these memories as they were being made, instead of focusing on all the small unimportant details. The saying "Had I known then what I know now" is very relevant to me.<p><i>Photo by Peter Blahut</i><p>Yup …

Wedding Planning

Questions to Ask a Wedding Planner Before You Hire Them

You've done your research, read the reviews, scrolled endlessly through their Instagram feed, and have finally found a wedding planner you think could be The One. Now's the time to sit down for a face-to-face interview to make sure it's a perfect fit, and to set the foundation for your relationship …

How Michelle Keegan's wedding planner came to the rescue

<p>Looking back at the celebrity couples who married this year, <b>Mark Wright</b> and <b>Michelle Keegan</b> are one pair who spring to mind. Their <b>wedding photos</b> were …

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