Components of a Successful Business Plan

Write out your business goals, reasons they are attainable and your plan for reaching them! This is what a business plan is. As someone who is about to start a business (you), I recommend you do this even if it is on one page. By formulating a step-by-step process to follow, your new venture will…

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Why Event Planning Internships are so Important

Internships are a nice bridge between the world of education and the working world.  By participating in an internship, you are able to experience what it is like working in a specific industry.  This experience can be very beneficial to your career further down the road for a variety of a reasons. Gain Real World…

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How to Find an Event Planning Job (5 Tips)

While finding a job can be difficult at times, it is important that you stay persistent and keep submitting resumes.  If you start to get discouraged with your search, take extra time to analyze your resume and make sure you are submitting the best possible applications.  Sometimes employers require very specific application procedures so be…

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How to Plan the Ultimate New Year’s Eve Party

Updated: December 2016 You’ve sent out your holiday cards, you’ve put up your decorations, the snow is falling… it’s nearly time for a new year! This year, instead of hitting the town for a major New Year’s celebration, why not have a spectacular bash right in your own home? Planning a New Year’s Eve party…

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5 Rules to Planning the Ultimate Office Holiday Party

Every good company should make room for an end of year holiday party, but unfortunately the “fun” part often gets left out. So we put together a list to help some of you burgeoning party planners out. Take the initiative for the greater good of the staff and infuse your own flavor to this year’s…

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Interview: A Los Angeles Event Planner with an Eye for Quality

We recently interviewed a top event planner from Los Angeles who was kind enough to share some of the secrets to her success. Teri Kinne of Teri Kinne Events consistently puts on top quality events and has over 15 years of experience. Here is the interview with Teri. Please note the importance she places on…

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Say Hello to Nobu’s Latest Project… A Hotel!

Believe it or not, Las Vegas is not known for its trendy boutique hotels. All of that could change with the anticipated opening of the world’s first Nobu Hotel, set to open inside of the famed Caesar’s Palace. The Nobu Hotel will be branded as a luxury “hotel within a hotel,” and will be branded…

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How to Volunteer as an Event Planner

In order to secure a paid position as an event planner, it helps to have as much real world experience as possible.  If you have never planned a professional event yourself, volunteering your time and services is a great way to gain real world event planning experience.     Check with Local Charities Local charities…

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How to Do It Yourself Event Planning (DIY)

There are times you may want to plan an event yourself. This can happen for any number of reasons: 1. If you have a limited budget for the event. 2. If the event is for your young child’s birthday party, so you don’t need a professional planner. 3. If you have a small number of…

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Interview with Event Planner, Erin Grace

Last week, we had the pleasure of chatting with Erin Grace, the founder and CEO of Erin Grace Events. Based in Southern California and in San Antonio, Texas, Erin Grace Events is a boutique wedding & event planning company that plans 10-15 weddings/events per year. Known for specializing in event design, Erin Grace has been…

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