Category: Students

Why perfectionism will kill your wedding business dreams

Perfectionism and your wedding business

Why perfectionism will kill your wedding business dreams. Is perfectionism killing your dreams of starting your own wedding planning business? Every week at the Wedding Academy we speak to aspiring wedding planners all looking to realise their dream of starting a business. But there is always one thing holding them back… Perfectionism. They want everything… Read more »

What’s holding you back from your dream career as a Wedding Planner?

Each week I hear from a lot of people all looking to change their lives and transition into a creative career, one they really love. A career that really motivates, inspires and challenges them. They see the wedding industry as the perfect creative solution to their career problems. I mean who wouldn’t want to be… Read more »

Working on a Styled Shoot

Working on a Styled Shoot

Working on a styled shoot and gaining any type of work experience opportunity is something our Wedding Academy students love as it is such a valuable addition to the Wedding Business Launchpad Course. It’s always exciting for us to see just how our students put what they learn into practice and today I want to… Read more »

Work experience as a wedding planner

Getting Work Experience as a Wedding Planner

How do I get work experience as a wedding planner? This is a question we hear a lot at the Wedding Academy and it’s a great question. We strongly believe that to be successful and launch a profitable wedding business there are three key elements you need: Knowledge Experience Confidence The great thing is that… Read more »

What does a Wedding Planner Actually Do?

become a wedding planner

What does a Wedding Planner actually do? So you think you want to be a wedding planner but you’re not quite sure how to get started. Well you’re in luck, in this post we’ll be revealing exactly what it takes to become a wedding planner and how you can start your business in the wedding… Read more »

How to Choose a Name for your Wedding Business

Choosing a name for your wedding business is exciting because it means you’re a step closer to realising your dream of becoming a wedding planner. However, it can also be a bit of a stumbling block for many people too. Choosing a name that says what you do whilst appealing to your clients isn’t as… Read more »

How to Deal with Competitors as a Wedding Planner | 3 Top Tips

become a wedding planner

Have you ever had to deal with competitors as a wedding planner? Perhaps you’ve come across competitors who just aren’t playing fair? Once you’ve been in business for long enough you’ll find that you’ll come up against many different challenges and as with most things of this nature it’s about how you deal with them… Read more »

5 Things you Need to Start a Wedding Business

Is it your dream to be your own boss and start a wedding business? It’s an exciting prospect and one that can often be a little overwhelming if you don’t know where to start. But don’t worry, at the Wedding Academy that is what we specialise in. Four times a year we open our doors… Read more »

Is your dream to have a job doing something you love?

Are you lucky enough to have your dream job? ‘Do something you love and never work a day in your life.’ That’s the saying that we’ve all seen on Pinterest, quoted on Instagram and written all over the Internet. Most of us have dreamt about having the ‘dream career‘, one that sets us alight making… Read more »