Using Evernote as a Wedding Planner

Evernote is by all accounts a very handy tool for business and life in general, so a month long discussion about ‘tools’ for your wedding business, would not be complete without it.  Problem is; I don’t use it – yet! I love the idea of Evernote, but never seem to get around to downloading it; […]

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Using Social Media as an aspiring, new or experienced wedding and event professional

This week I wanted to dive back into the archives of the Australian Academy blog, to share some posts about using social media.  As this is our last week for focussing on tools for your wedding business, it seemed the perfect time to brush up on our knowledge of using social media the right way. […]

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Software for Wedding Planners

As a wedding planner it is normal to be juggling spreadsheets, documents, emails and dozens of software applications in an effort to manage every detail for each wedding. This can lead to mistakes, things being missed and wasted time going back and forth between programs. However, in recent years, online event management software applications have […]

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Finding your personal style on Pinterest

This month we are talking about tools for your wedding business and we have some great tips for you here on the Australian Academy Blog, including this one for using design software in your wedding business.  We have also talked about how Pinterest is still a popular tool for wedding businesses and it is Pinterest […]

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Academy TV – TV for aspiring, new & experienced Wedding & Event Planners/Designers

Earlier this year the Academy team were in Las Vegas for the Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow.  As we have mentioned a few times already this month, attending Conferences for your own professional development is an excellent ‘tool’ for your business, but we know that it is not always easy to attend international conferences, especially […]