this week in weddings

Balancing Work and Life as a Single Parent in the Wedding Industry: This Week In Weddings Podcast – Episode 39

Managing a wedding business is hard. Add kids into the mix and it’s even harder. For all those single parents out there doing it, we are in awe! In this week’s episode of the This Week in Weddings podcast, we’re talking with a New Orleans based wedding planner who is doing just that – managing…

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How to Have a Profitable Presence: This Week in Weddings Podcast – Episode 37

How your present yourself can affect how you’re perceived by your clients, potential clients, and wedding industry peers. Are you putting your best foot forward, not only with your appearance but also your body language and communication style? In this week’s episode of This Week In Weddings, we’re talking to image consultant Tara Hooper, owner…

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Thinking Outside the Box of Networking: This Week in Weddings Podcast – Episode 36

Networking in the wedding industry doesn’t just have to mean belonging to a dedicated, weekly networking group or joining an event or wedding association. There are other ways to build and grow your network of wedding industry peers, colleagues and friends. In this episode of This Week In Weddings, we’re talking to John Cain Sargent, owner…

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Purchasing a Wedding Business and Business Assets: This Week in Weddings Podcast – Episode 35

Being in the wedding industry doesn’t necessarily mean you have to start a business from scratch. Purchasing an existing business or purchasing portions of another existing business might be for you. In this episode of This Week In Weddings, we’re talking all about purchasing a business or business assets as a means to begin your…

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Growing Your Wedding Business by Growing Your Team: This Week in Weddings Podcast – Episode 32

In this week’s episode of the This Week in Weddings podcast, we’re chatting all about growing your business through staff who operate under your business name. With so many entrepreneurs in the wedding industry looking to grow their businesses and have others take on clients under their business name — for example, photography companies who…

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EPISODE 20: Fostering Community Over Competition

Featuring Natalie Franke, co-founder of The Rising Tide Society, this episode of This Week in Weddings explores the movement of fostering community over competition and building your tribe. About our guest:  Natalie Franke Hayes is an entrepreneur, mobilization marketer, community builder, and neuroscience nerd. As one of the Founders of the Rising Tide Society and the Head…

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EPISODE 18: How to Make the Best of a Networking Group

Featuring Chef Mark McDaniel of ReMARKable Affairs Catering, this episode of This Week in Weddings explores using networking groups as a marketing strategy and referral source. About our guest:  Mark McDaniel has been in the restaurant and food industry over half his life. As someone always passionate about people, Mark consistently found himself around an environment in…

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EPISODE 16: Getting the Sale

Featuring Alan Berg, speaker, author and sales consultant to the wedding industry, this episode of This Week in Weddings discusses sales techniques for the wedding industry. About our guest:  Alan Berg has been called “The Leading International Speaker and Expert on the Business of Weddings & Events”. He’s presented in 11 countries, and is the wedding and event industry’s…

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