Category: Students

Do you want a Career in the Wedding and Event Industry?

Career in the Wedding and Event Industry

Here at the Academy, we deal with this question every day. It’s great to chat to so many aspiring wedding and event pros who are making the empowering decision to take control of their career and follow their dreams. Back when our CEO Kylie started her wedding and events business, wedding planning was rarely considered… Read more »

3 Ways To Find A Career You Are Passionate About


Passion is such a big word. It comes with a lot of pressure and expectation. Hearing someone talk about the career they love and are passionate about can make you feel isolated because you don’t have that and furthermore, you don’t even know what it is. In my experience most of us don’t just find… Read more »

The International Wedding Trend Report 2019

Today is a BIG day here at Academy HQ because the International Wedding Trend Report is released at 7pm GMT | 2pm EST | 11am PST This report is THE TREND BIBLE created by the wedding industry for the wedding industry. This is the only publication that looks at wedding trends globally for wedding professionals… Read more »

Join us for the Red Carpet Premiere of the Wedding Trend Report

Would you like to be part of the LIVE release and red carpet premiere of the International Wedding Trend Report 2019? I hope so because you’re formally invited to attend the Red Carpet Premiere of the official Wedding Trend Report video on January 4th, 2019 at: 7pm GMT | 2pm EST | 11am PST If… Read more »

Tips For Studying Over The Holidays

Studying Over The Holidays

If you are a current Academy student, you’ve recently enrolled or you’re considering signing up and kick-starting the new year with a career change, we have some advice to help you juggle your study during the busy holiday period. Because even with the best intentions, we know it can be hard to balance your course… Read more »

The Wedding Trendsetter Challenge Winner is…

Each January we release our annual International Wedding Trend Report; a comprehensive wedding trend bible with contributions from wedding experts around the world, collated, designed and published by the Academy. In conjunction with this years report, we thought it would be fun to set you all a trendsetting design challenge. So this November we ran… Read more »

Congratulations to our Wedding Trendsetter Challenge Finalists

Experience in the Wedding Industry

This is the announcement many of you’ve been waiting for. It’s time to reveal the finalists of the #WeddingTrendsetterChallenge we’ve been hosting on Instagram this month. We recently set our followers the exciting challenge to come up with a creative wedding design inspired by two of the key wedding trends the Academy team are predicting… Read more »

Announcing the Wedding Trendsetter Challenge

Become a Wedding Trendsetter

Are you ready to become a Wedding Trendsetter? For any of you that are regular followers of the Academy you’ll know that each year in January we release the International Wedding Trend Report that has now beome known as the ‘trend bible’ for those in the wedding industry. The 2019 report will be released on… Read more »

Do You Want To Be A Wedding Planner?

wedding planning career

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…. Read more »