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7 Fall wedding ideas

From colors and decorations to photos and menus, find great wedding ideas for Fall here!

How to plan a wedding reception

After you've chosen your wedding reception venue, you may wonder what to do next! Here's a list of tips to help you plan the perfect wedding reception.

5 ways to promote your event planning business

We’ve put together a list of ways you can get the word out about the services you offer.

Event directories to list your business

Listing your business on online event directories will help you gain exposure and can lead to more business. To help get you started, we’ve listed some website event directories

How to be a successful event planner

Event planning can be overwhelming. That is why people hire an expert like you to provide the skills necessary to plan the perfect event.

Hidden costs for events

As an event planner, you want to minimize any surprises when planning an event for your client. We’ve put together a list of hidden costs to watch out for, so you can help your client stay within budget.

5 Tips for Choosing a Venue for your Wedding

One of the biggest questions marks when you start planning your wedding, is where your wedding will take place. It’s important that the venue you choose can accommodate all of your needs - guest count, budget, and location. Markel offers some additional things to keep in mind.

5 Ideas to Make Your Wedding More Memorable

Planning a wedding that is fun and memorable is a tough task. Markel offers 5 things to keep in mind when planning your wedding so it is memorable and enjoyable for both you and your guests.

How to network with wedding industry partners to boost business

Whether you’ve been building your wedding planning business for years or are new to the industry, networking with industry partners is an excellent way to help advance your company to the next level.

How to leverage videos in your social media and marketing strategy

Incorporating video into your marketing strategy can serve your business well. Here are some ideas on how to use video and the best platforms to post them to promote your venue.