Series: Work-Life Balance

STAYING PRODUCTIVE DURING YOUR DOWN TIME: Episode 179

With fewer events taking place in 2020, wedding industry entrepreneurs have more down time than normal. And for so many of us who thrive when we’re overly busy, staying productive when things are slower is a challenging task. In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with a time management…

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THE ENNEAGRAM AND YOUR WEDDING BUSINESS: Episode 175

You’ve probably heard the term Enneagram before. But what the heck is it? And how can you use it to better yourself, your relationships, and you business? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with an Enneagram expert and business coach about the Enneagram, what it is, and the…

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WORK LIFE BALANCE – HOW TO HAVE IT ALL (OR NOT): Episode 173

Running a successful wedding industry business can be all consuming. And for many of us, it becomes our life! But the imbalance of work and personal priorities can wreak havoc, especially when it comes to relationships. Are you balancing both well? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with…

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REDUCING STRESS WHILE RUNNING A WEDDING BUSINESS: Episode 171

If the wedding industry isn’t stressful…. we don’t know what is! And even when the world is normal, the goal of creating perfection for a client’s wedding day can take a toll on any wedding industry entrepreneur. How do we live in a stressful world and work in a stressful industry without losing our minds? In…

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TURNING YOUR VOLUME-BASED BUSINESS INTO A VALUE-BASED BUSINESS – Episode 163

How many events do you want to do in a year? Even more importantly, how many events can you do in a year while still providing excellent service to your clients? While some wedding businesses operate with volume in mind, others take on fewer events and give a higher touch experience. In this week’s episode…

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WHAT TO DO WITH YOUR COVID-19 IMPOSED SABBATICAL – Episode 160

With events not taking place throughout the country in the near future, wedding pros are being forced to take time off. But what are you doing during the down time to make it productive? In this week’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting with wedding planner Sara Bauleke, who is no…

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HOW TO WORK FROM HOME EFFICIENTLY – Episode 157

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been thrown into a whole new world where it’s difficult to tell what day it is, your workspace isn’t what it used to be, and your “co-workers” (a.k.a. children) don’t understand what business hours are. Welcome to the new world of shelter-in-place and working from home! In this week’s…

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BUSY VERSUS BETTER – Episode 148

For business owners, being busy is often an understatement. With client work and just running the day-to-day operations, there often aren’t enough hours in the day. But in today’s episode of the This Week In Weddings podcast, we’re chatting about shifting

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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU HATE YOUR BUSINESS – 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

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PRIORITIZING MENTAL HEALTH IN YOUR BUSINESS – 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 some

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