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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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Last week I talked about changing careers and the emotions and decision making involved. I shared my personal career change story and my tips for deciding if it’s the right time for you to make the change. Today I want to tell WHY you can start a wedding & event career at any age. Working in weddings and events is a dream for so many of you but

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It can be scary and overwhelming to seize the opportunity and take that first step in making a career change. I should know, just under 2 years ago I was faced with the decision to stick with what was safe or embrace that new opportunity. My career change story I have always been employed in a typical 9-5 Monday-Friday job, it’s what I knew for over 7 years.

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When you’re building a business, you don’t have time or resources to waste. As a community of seasoned wedding planners, we get it—we’ve been through it all when it comes to the struggles of running a successful, sustainable business. And often, the question at the top of every business owner’s list (aside from, of course: Can someone please fill my wine glass?) is: How in the world should

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What is the difference between a Wedding Planner and a Wedding Stylist? If you don’t know the answer don’t worry, you aren’t the only one! This is a question we often get asked so we thought we’d put together this post to highlight the key differences between wedding planning and styling. The Role of a Wedding Planner These days the concept of wedding planning as a career is

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Our UK Floral Design and Wedding/Event Styling Tutor and wedding business owner Dee McMeeking transformed her business when she added floral design. In this post, Dee reveals why she believes flowers are the future for wedding stylists. 1. The Wedding Market Place is Changing What we are seeing right now in the wedding industry is the growth of a very well informed client base. As a wedding stylist

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