5 Genius Holiday Party Hacks
5 Genius Holiday Party Hacks
By Michelle Ecker on November 20th, 2017

Via Harpers Bazaar Do you want to start your own professional event planning business one day? If this has always been a dream of yours but you’re unsure how to…

Do You Need an Event Planner Certificate?
Do You Need an Event Planner Certificate?
By Michelle Ecker on July 20th, 2017

If you’re interested in starting a career as a professional event planner, it’s important to understand that the field is a competitive one with tons of new planners joining the…

The Best Summer Party Hacks
The Best Summer Party Hacks
By Michelle Ecker on June 29th, 2017

Will you be hosting a special event this summer (or helping clients/ friends plan theirs)? If so, we came up with a list of 2017’s most adorable summertime party planning…

The Best Kid-Approved Party Themes
The Best Kid-Approved Party Themes
By Michelle Ecker on May 15th, 2017

Kid’s parties always seem to have one crucial (but fun to plan) element in common- they all have an adorable theme. Whether the venue is your client’s backyard pool or…

The 5 Wedding Food Trends That Are Everywhere This Year
The 5 Wedding Food Trends That Are Everywhere This Year
By Michelle Ecker on May 4th, 2017

This year, wedding menu trends have been all about the untraditional. From cheeseburger cakes to taco trucks, here’s a roundup of 5 awesome food options to consider when planning your…

How to Reserve a Block of Hotel Rooms for Event Guests
How to Reserve a Block of Hotel Rooms for Event Guests
By Michelle Ecker on April 6th, 2017

If you’re planning a wedding or event for which a substantial number of your guests will need to travel, it’s considered best hosting etiquette to offer them the opportunity to…

The 5 Most Common Event Planning Mistakes
The 5 Most Common Event Planning Mistakes
By Michelle Ecker on March 6th, 2017

One of the best ways to learn flawless event planning skills is to ask seasoned professionals what they wish they knew when they got started. Considering that, we asked our…

Throw the Perfect Valentine’s Day Party
Throw the Perfect Valentine’s Day Party
By Michelle Ecker on January 24th, 2017

If you’re an event planner, holiday seasons are the perfect opportunity to advertise your services by way of fun, festive party packages. If you don’t already, start keeping an organized…

Designing the Perfect Dinner Party
Designing the Perfect Dinner Party
By Michelle Ecker on November 7th, 2016

If you want to become a professional floral designer, you need to prepare for possible projects beyond weddings and special events. Many people seek the assistance of local floral designers…

Handling Budget Tension
Handling Budget Tension
By Michelle Ecker on September 19th, 2016

When working with families and friends to coordinate any important event, the budget is often a touchy topic of which an event planner can effectively serve as a much appreciated…