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My office is located in my home which means, I work from home. I know from talking to our students and those of you considering our courses, that this is what many of you strive to be able to do too and I can tell you it is one of the reasons I am successful – working from home makes me more productive and works perfectly for my

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It’s a common misconception that working with flowers requires lots of space, money and years of floristry training. In this post Academy Tutor, Floral and Wedding Stylist Dee McMeeking dispels some of the common myths about working with flowers. If you dream of a career as a wedding floral designer or you would love to add floral styling to your wedding business don’t let these doubts hold you

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We all have our own ideas about what makes a perfect wedding. Each couple will give you their wish list and ask you to turn it into their dream day. Your task is to coordinate all the elements and guide them through any pitfalls before they might happen. A great way to do this is to run the event through your head in a quiet space from time

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Here are five powerful words: everyone was once a beginner. No matter how seasoned the pro or how many published weddings she may have under her belt, the truth is she likely started out at the exact same place we all do: as someone who was brand-new to the industry. When you’re first starting out as a wedding pro, knowing how to market and establish yourself can be

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Skill 1 – Understanding the basic florist skills so that you can handle and work with flowers correctly Becoming a floral stylist is easier than you think! There are a batch of key skills that you need to understand before you start. Things like how to handle flowers, how to condition flowers, and best practice methods of storing and transporting flowers. But you don’t need to know the

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Is it your dream to launch a career as a Wedding Planner? Do you have the skills and traits that make your perfectly suited to the role of a wedding planner? At the Academy, we are passionate about helping people just like you to realise their aspirations and launch a career as a Wedding Planner. Like with any career we believe the best way to get started is

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