Category: Event Planning for Wedding Planners

Event management apps that you’ll find handy

We thought we’d jot down a list of event management apps for the iPhone and Android that event planners would find useful, so here’s our short list of iPhone apps / Android apps for event professionals: Dropbox – Yes, the popular file sharing software also lets you access all your files on your phone or ...

Unique event theme ideas

Flowers are great, and there’s a lot you can do with them. But if you’re looking for a little different theme for your event, I’ve compiled a list of some interesting ones for you. If your sweetheart isn’t too keen on a calla lily theme, share these ideas with him and see if any spark ...

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Sustainable photography

There are many ways to go green with an event. While having an organic, local menu, or a recycled gown is an awesome step, those are not your only eco-friendly opportunities. For instance, sustainable photography is catching on in the events industry. Becoming a patron of these companies is a great way to support this ...

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Social Media Etiquette for Events

Social media has added a whole new chapter to events. Unfortunately, sometimes Facebook or Twitter updates that are posted out of excitement can unintentionally cause issues for any kind of event, from meetings and conventions to weddings and parties. Events can be emotional for some people, especially social events, and when emotions run high, so ...

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Event Planning ABCs

This is advice intended for event planners to pass along to their engaged couples… A: Attire – The search for the perfect attire is a universal dilemma, but there are other forms of attire to think about as well. You’ll need to discuss the groom’s and groomsmen’s outfits, the bridesmaid’s dresses, (and remember that the ...

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Green event invitations and stationery

Even if you’re a technology fiend you’re going to use a lot of invitations and stationary over the course of your event planning career. As easy as it would be to just send everything via email, having actual invitations for your events is always nice. Going green with your stationery and invites isn’t as difficult ...

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Great advice for event planners to pass along to their engaged couples

Today we have a guest post by the esteemed directors of the Relationship Institute at UCLA, Dr. Thomas Bradbury and Dr. Benjamin Karney. From time to time, they will be offering us advice on how to maintain healthy, enduring relationships, so we really appreciate their time in sharing their insights with us. Just a bit ...