Planning

Here at the Academy, we are proud to say our student community is made up of an exciting mix of people from around the world, who all share a passion for weddings and events.  Some of our students come from other unrelated professions and backgrounds, driven by a dream to work in this fabulous industry. Others join the Academy as existing wedding & event professionals looking to gain new knowledge

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Are you a newly-wed still pouring over wedding inspiration?  Are you hiding your addiction from your spouse, friends, family, and work-mates (yes we know you are doing this whilst you should be working and as your partner sleeps beside you)? It’s OK, you are not alone. In fact, a growing number of our Students are just like you. Why do Brides and Grooms want to be Wedding Planners? I

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I have an On the Day Coordination business called the I Do Crew and whilst I mostly sit on the sidelines these days and assign our weddings to Academy trained Wedding Planners, there is no denying, I love a wedding.  So whenever I am able, I do still jump into the shoes of Wedding Planner. The benefit of this for the Academy is that I am also a Tutor

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Today on WedBizTips we have yet another great topic up for discussion as we weigh in on the subject of clients that negotiate and how you deal with them. This has always been a bit of a bone of contention as many believe that discounting your prices in any way is a bad thing, but we believe discounting and negotiating are two different things. The key to negotiating

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Wedding Planner or Venue Coordinator? Your role as a Wedding Planner is a close one with your clients as you are acting closely and solely for them and the services they want from you. Many venues have an employed event team looking after their weddings and their roles and titles vary between different venues. Brides and grooms often find it confusing as they are called anything from Wedding

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Using Pinterest in Wedding Design An inspiration or vision board is a great place to start with choosing a style or theme for your wedding. It is simply a collection of things that you love, find inspiring or has a particular meaning to you as a couple.  Ideas do not have to be directly wedding related. You can get inspiration from things like your favourite lipstick colour or

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