Career

  Recently I was sent a link to a Pinterest board, full of gorgeous images of an event; that was planned and designed by one of our students, Anna Lengyel.  Anna is studying our Advanced Diploma in Special Event Planning and Design and was asked to plan and design a farewell cocktail party by a friend.  You can see Anna’s Pinterest board here.   As many of you might be thinking

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Good Morning!  I am excited to be stopping by today to share with you a video I made recently for the Academy.  The video was filmed in a nook of my office – my creative space.  Students will know that we encourage you to think about having both a ‘work’ and ‘creative’ space in your office.  I find this especially important as so much of my ‘work’ is

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Over the last year we have been giving you lots of tips on everything from planning weddings and events to running your own business.  At the start of each year, what we are mostly asked about however is how do you go about changing careers and becoming a qualified Wedding Planner with your own business. My tip today is therefore a very simple one.  Our course consultant Zoe

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Hi and welcome back to our Tuesday Tips for 2014. Every week our Course Consultants are contacted by people who want to work in the Wedding industry but don’t know how to start.  As industry professionals ourselves, we  have lots of tips to share for getting a start in the industry, but I still think the best one is to gain as much knowledge and experience as you

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Welcome back to our Tuesday Tips for 2014. One of the biggest trends I saw emerging in 2013 was around ‘design’.  In my role as a Course Consultant with the Academy I spoke to many people who had a desire to enter the industry as event and wedding designers,  which is a good thing because along with those people, I also spoke to many couples seeking to hire

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The start of a New Year is always a great time to look at a starting new career. Everything feels fresh, new and full of possibilities. Our job as educators in the wedding and events industry at the Australian Academy of Wedding and Event Planning is to help people decipher which area of events they want to focus on. One of the most popular areas is that of

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