Dealing Tactfully with Bridezilla

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You’ve met with a potential new client, and everything’s gone well: she’s lovely and charming, and you think that you two could work together to create the wedding of her dreams. The contract is signed, things start moving forward, and all of a sudden that lovely lady turns into a shrieking harpy who freaks out […]

The Contingency Plan: Make One So You Don’t Need It

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You may be familiar with the old adage, “if it can go wrong, it will go wrong”, and if you hadn’t been aware of it before, you certainly are now. When it comes to event planning, many people choose to err on the side of optimism, assuming that everything will fall into place exactly as […]

The Ins and Outs of Cultural Events & Weddings: We’ve Done The Homework So You Don’t Have To. Part 2

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[Click here for Cultural Events Part One if you missed it] Opening up your events business to cultural celebrations is to introduce it to an exotic array of colourful customs and traditions that will enrich both your event knowledge and business. These customs often have a deeply rooted spiritual or emotional significance often involving beautifully […]

The Ins and Outs of Cultural Events: We’ve Done The Homework So You Don’t Have To

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It is all very well offering cultural events and weddings but you need to have done your homework in order to know what to expect and more importantly, what to offer. Being able to discuss such topics in initial meetings will demonstrate a certain empathy for different customs that will definitely bare you in good […]

Being the Best Man – Advice, Duties and Responsibilities

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I’m not going to lie, being the best man is a tough job! You’re the groom’s right-hand-man and will be expected to step up and take on duties and responsibilities that will put extra pressure on you, before and on the wedding day. But it is such a wonderful job and really rewarding, especially when […]