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Knowing your numbers is one of the most important parts of running any business - especially as a wedding planner! Our finances are often a bit more confusing since each client might have different packages and expenses. But that is all the more reason to keep track of everything! One of the biggest game-changers in [...]

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As a wedding planner, you are focused on all of the fine details. From working with multiple vendors, booking clients, and chasing around getting final payments, there are many things you have to juggle! And while you might pride yourself in your attention to detail, sometimes things slip through the cracks. You get into a [...]
How A CRM System Will Organize Your Wedding Planning Business - Jessica Dum Education


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As we enter the fall, we start to enter the off-season in the wedding industry. Fall business winds down, and as wedding planners, we have time to reset, reorganize, and refocus! While things are slower on the wedding front, now is the time to shift your focus to the backend of your business (aka everything [...]
Prepping Your Business In The Off-Season - For Wedding Planners — Jessica Dum Education

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Have you ever been at a wedding as a vendor, and were handed a 10+ page client timeline? It can be pretty overwhelming! The goal for client timelines is to create a simple, easy-to-read, and clear overview of the day’s events. While it's important for us as planners and coordinators to be fully aware of [...]
tips for client timelines for wedding planners

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As a coordinator myself, I know firsthand how beneficial document templates can be. These important documents are pre-written and designed templates that you can use again and again in your wedding planning business! One of the most important parts of being a wedding planner or coordinator is not just being detail-oriented, but being consistent. From consistent [...]
iimportant document templates every wedding planner needs

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When it comes to pricing your services as a wedding planner, you might think that you only have a few options. One of the biggest mistakes I see fellow wedding planners and coordinators make is including everything in a single package! They often offer too much for far too little. This can include unlimited hours [...]
How to create an A La Carte list as a wedding planner