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As a coach for wedding planners, I get a lot of questions. Some common ones are how to onboard a client and how to automate systems. But one that I started hearing more and more was how to create an organized inbox. In a digital age, it’s so easy to get overwhelmed by an inbox filled [...]
8 Tips For An Organized Inbox | Jessica Dum Education

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As the weather warms up, so do our busy weekends! As wedding planners and coordinators, our busy seasons mean back-to-back wedding weekends and long hours creating and tweaking timelines and client details. To prepare for your first wave of weddings, let's start with some good old-fashioned spring cleaning and wedding season prep! The start of [...]
Prepare Your Wedding Business For A Busy Season | Jessica Dum Education

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Meet the Gabberts! A striking combination of color, style and culture made this day at Hotel Carmichael one to remember. Kim + Ryan were a perfect mirror to the day they planned. It was full of energy and bold beauty like Kim and classic and timeless stature like Ryan. Take a look at this spring [...]
Hotel Carmichael spring wedding - Carmel, Indiana | Sarah Elizabeth Photos; Jessica Dum Wedding Coordination

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Strategically thinking through the details and logistics of a wedding day are truly what we love and do best. Crafting a timeline that allows your entire day to flow seamlessly and working behind-the-scenes leading up to be sure every last detail is accounted for.. consider it all done! When it comes to planning your wedding, [...]
Why Day of Wedding Coordinators are the best at details and logistics

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Congratulations! Your Complimentary Consultation went great, and your client is ready to book! You’ve popped some champagne to celebrate, but now what? What steps do you need to take to make sure they start working with you with ease and don’t double guess their decision to book you? That is where your onboarding process comes in! [...]
Common Onboarding Mistakes (And How To Fix Them) | Jessica Dum Education

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As a wedding planner, you are probably a people-pleaser. It’s in our nature to want to serve! But does your client experience reflect this? Your client experience goes way beyond just the planning process. It is a complete reflection of the experience from the discovery phase, to problem-solving, to the post-wedding experience. And it’s not [...]
Mapping Out Your Client Experience For Wedding Planners + Coordinators | Jessica Dum Education