Archive for the ‘Wedding Planners’ Category

Is It Time To Stop “Day Of” Wedding Planning?

Posted by Chris Erdos | April 27th, 2018 | No Comments

“Day Of” Wedding Coordination implies only an eight-hour work load.  Planners can easily invest four times that much.  Is part of the problem with the “Day Of” term itself? We asked Wedding Planners in our Facebook group if it was time to stop marketing “Day Of” Coordination. Carlisha Rose Magnarella said, “I start Read More

Why Holidays Are So Stressful For Wedding Pros

Posted by Chris Erdos | November 28th, 2017 | No Comments

December is a slow month for weddings…Why are you so stressed? Professional Expectations – Corporate clients with Mona Lisa tastes, but Charlie Brown budgets (peanuts). Personal Expectations – If you are a caterer, you can’t bring store-bought cookies to the neighborhood cookie exchange.  Even friends judge you at a different level Read More

BS* Wedding Planner

Posted by Chris Erdos | June 8th, 2017 | No Comments

Wedding MBA planners are among the most respected in the industry.  But, every planner has heard about an inexperienced competitor that asks all the wrong questions to their brides.  Here are just a few of the gems we have heard. Would you like your ceremony to be legally binding? When Read More

Dear Wedding Planner...

Dear Wedding Planner…

Posted by Chris Erdos | May 4th, 2017 | No Comments

Your are loved by your clients because you are a detail oriented multi-tasking wedding planner.  You have a plan for everything. You are the person who calls the police when you spot a drunk driver, volunteer to bring flowers for teacher appreciation week, and answer your phone when your friend needs Read More

Weddings Gone Wild

Posted by Chris Erdos | April 10th, 2017 | No Comments

As a wedding pro, you hear all sorts of ludicrous requests from your clients.  Below are some that stood out to from the 2016 Wedding MBA.  Weddings gone wild indeed! “Last month, the bride asked for a full refund because it rained.” – A wedding venue from San Diego, Ca. Read More

Wedding Gowns That Reveal Her Personality

Wedding Gowns That Reveal Her Personality

Posted by Chris Erdos | February 7th, 2017 | No Comments

Do you ever wish you were clairvoyant?  Having the ability to prognosticate your future clients could potentially help you find your perfect bride-to-be fit. Below we look into our crystal ball to help you, the planner, find your perfect bride match based off of her dress selection. Princess Gown: This bride Read More