Work-Life Balance

What To Do When You Hate Your Business: This Week In Weddings – Episode 135

Burnout in the wedding industry is real! And if you’ve been in business for any period of time, you’ve likely had periods of feeling overwhelmed, exhausted, or just beat down. But what do you do when you have a period of hating your business? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast,…

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How to Give Concierge Service to Your Wedding Clients: This Week In Weddings – Episode 131

Are you giving your clients the highest level of service? While giving concierge-level service to your clients might be ideal, there certainly is a fine line between bending over backwards to every client’s whim and having boundaries with your own life. In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with a…

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Prioritizing Mental Health in Your Business: This Week In Weddings – Episode 129

Mental health and mental illness have historically been a taboo topic, but there’s no reason it should be. With one in five Americans suffering from some sort of mental health condition, there’s no reason it should be hidden in the shadows or seen as something of shame. In this week’s episode of This Week In…

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Working with a Life Coach to Transform Your Business: This Week In Weddings – Episode 127

Have you ever wondered if a life coach could help you propel forward your big goals and dreams? Or better yet, are you curious what having a coach is like, what they do, and how it all works? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with wedding photographer Molly…

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Work Hard and Be Nice to People: This Week In Weddings – Episode 125

It sounds so simple and obvious – Work hard and be nice to people. But it’s not always as easy as it sounds. If you don’t know your “why” or simply not finding your own joy, working hard and being nice to people can be a challenge to do on a daily business. In this…

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Taking a Sabbatical From Your Wedding Business – This Week in Weddings: Episode 124

Sometimes you just need a break… and not just a day off, but an extended period of rest and rejuvenation. Professors and ministers often take sabbaticals, why can’t you? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with Washington, D.C. based wedding planner Sara Bauleke, who has successfully taken not…

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How Planning Time Off Can Make You More Productive: This Week In Weddings – Episode 121

Oh, time off. It can be hard to come by when you have a busy event schedule. But did you know that forcing yourself to take time off can actually make you more productive when you are working? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with return guest Kelly…

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Building Your Business After Loss: This Week In Weddings – Episode 118

Going through any tragedy is tough, but when you’re an entrepreneur, dealing with personal issues can be even more problematic as it can ultimately affect your business. In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with a wedding planner and designer about how he dealt with the death of his…

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Prepping Your Business for Summer: This Week In Weddings – Episode 117

In this casual episode of the This Week in Weddings podcast, Kimberly and Annie chat about tips for prepping for the summer months. From kids being out of school to going on vacation (without a laptop!), the two hosts are dishing about their hits and misses when it comes to gearing up for the summer months with a…

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Dealing with Hysterical Clients: This Week In Weddings – Episode 116

It would be awesome to never have a crazy client, but if you’ve been in the wedding industry for any period of time, you’re likely not that lucky. In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting about dealing with challenging clients, and even more importantly, how to see the crazy coming!…

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