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Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Kay Hayden of Hayden & Co. Events

Kay Hayden is a rising Austin, Texas wedding planner and owner of Hayden & Co. Events. She is passionate about ensuring that her clients receive a quality customer experience and the magical day they deserve. This is very evident in the way she plans, organizes, and executes the intimate details for their joyous occasions.

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Detailed Honeybook Review: Is Honeybook right for YOUR business? Here are 5 things you NEED to know before you make the switch.

Is Honeybook Right For Your Business? 5 Things You Need to Know Before You Make the Switch

The Client Experience

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Can I just say, if you are here because you searched “how to write a wedding planner business plan”, you need to pat yourself on the back (and possibly pour yourself a celebratory cocktail). I know that when you set your sights on building a wedding planning business, writing a wedding planner business plan wasn’t exactly what you had in mind (be honest - it was the pretty pictures and the cake tastings). However, if you want to run a “successful” wedding business (whatever success looks like to you – we will talk about that later!), writing a business plan is one of the most important things you can do. 

Can I just say, if you are here because you searched “how to write a wedding planner business plan”, you need to pat yourself on the back (and possibly pour yourself a celebratory cocktail). I know that when you set your sights on building a wedding planning business, writing a wedding planner business plan wasn’t […]

How Do I Write A Wedding Planner Business Plan? 

Goal Setting & Business Planning

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Marcia Alphonso is the owner and lead planner at Imagine It Event Decor and Design. She offers wedding planning and event design services in Maryland and Washington, DC. Marcia loves to create experiences that her couples will remember for a lifetime. She approaches each event with thoughtful attention, kindness, and empathy.

Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Marcia Alphonso of Imagine It Event Decor and Design

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Erika Barreiro is the owner of Amore Paraiso, a destination wedding planning company based in Costa Rica. She was born and raised in Columbia, and lived in the United States before calling Tamarindo, Costa Rica home. Erika’s background combines cultures, business, and passion which all led her to wedding planning.

Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Erika Barreiro of Amore Paraiso

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Chelsea Suddes, owner of Pearl Weddings & Events, began her career in the wedding industry 11 years ago as an intern. Not surprisingly, she fell in love with event planning and design. Now, Chelsea focuses her energy on her own Connecticut wedding planning company, bringing her couple’s vision to life.

Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Chelsea Suddes of Pearl Weddings & Events

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Anja Matukic is the owner of Fete & Festoon, a full-service wedding planning company based in Dallas, Texas. She specializes in romantic adventures and dreamy designs in Dallas, New England, and worldwide.

Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Anja Matukic of Fete & Festoon

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Landing the Sale

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The first time I used Honeybook it was the fastest I had ever gone from the proposal to the contract to the first payment. I loved the little “ka-ching” sound the app made, and I thought – is this really it? Did I just book my next wedding that easily? I knew right then and there that Honeybook *is* the best wedding planner CRM.

7 Ways to Use Honeybook as a Wedding Planner

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With weddings, we know there are no do-overs. That’s what makes being a wedding planner and part of the wedding industry in general challenging.

Coping With the Career Stress of Being A Wedding Planner During Wedding Season

Wedding Planning Advice

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Are you wondering how to design a styled shoot as a wedding planner? Maybe this is the first time you’ve ever designed a styled shoot–and you’re super nervous about everything coming together well. Or, this could be your second or third go-around… and you want to up your game. Either way, I’m sharing how to […]

How To Design A Styled Shoot As A Wedding Planner

Growing a Business

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Stephanie Laur of Union Event Co is an Oregon Wedding Planner who fell into event planning while supporting non-profits she believed in. If you told this public health major at the time that she would become a wedding planner, she would have never believed you. However, over time, her volunteering evolved into the wedding planning business of her dreams.

Planner’s Playbook Member Spotlight: Stephanie Laur of Union Event Co

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I'm Candice, your new tell-it-like-it-is BFF (and purpose cheerleader).

I'm Candice: former owner of Jubilee Events, 2x published author, podcast host, and your guide to a building the kind of business you want.

I've been mentoring wedding industry entrepreneurs for over 10 years, mostly while I was growing my renowned wedding planning & design company.

In 2019, I sold my 6-figure business so I could help you build the kind of business that you want.

Purpose changed my life—I know first hand how powerful it is. I'm on a mission to help women discover their gifts, build businesses around their talents, and live each day on purpose.

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Each week, we explore how to build a profitable business with purpose—and the stories behind successful entrepreneurs who have. Get ready to dig in and have meaningful conversations about business and life, as we explore the strategies and techniques that build the kind of business you want. 

I believe entrepreneurs who lead with their purpose are more successful, less likely to burn out, and deeply connected to why they do what they do. 

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