Paul Hoke. HeirloomDJs.com. UpstateSwing.com. @paulhoke. Designing your business to fit you and your ideal client. How to use your special talents in a new business. Helping the photographers get unique one-of-a-kind images.
Fred Jacob. ThePinkBride.com. How to best work a bridal show. Finding the right bridal show. How to get higher budget weddings through bridal shows. Introducing the BrideScan App.
Mia Saling. SaberLaw.com. How do you protect your assets? Choosing the right type of business. LLC? S-Corp? Employee or 1099? Lawyer flat rate vs. billable hours.
BB Webb. BBWebb.net. How to find the hidden reasons they don't book. How to make the client experience brilliant from the very first contact. Should you put prices on your web site? Asking for feedback from the client from every step of the process.
Marc McIntosh. WeddingExperience.com. WeddingShowPros.com. WeddingProNews.com. Using focus groups to learn exactly what works to get the booking. Ask, "Why did you choose us?" Design your marketing to match the data. YouCanBook.me
Staci Nicholes. SanDiegoDJStaci.com. WeddingBizConsultant.com. Pinterest! It's a search engine not a social media platform. How to get in front of a bride at the very beginning of her planning process. How to automate blog posts to Pinterest.
Roy Porter. TableWizard1@gmail.com. How to handle a food tasting. The sales staff shouldn't deal with the food at a tasting. Improving the customer experience. Charge a fee for the tasting. Finding effective ways to reduce the cost.
JoAnn Moore. JoAnnMooreWeddings.com. How to plan weddings in the mountains. How to best sell wedding rehearsal dinners. Using "billable hours" as a business model.
John Goolsby. GodfatherFilms.com. The power of networking. Creating relationships is creating business. How to grow your business by keeping up with innovations and current industry trends.
Tracey Fricke. OccasionDesigned.com. How to deal with Cyber Bullying. Practical guide to dealing with emotions.
Renee Dalo. MoxieBrightEvents.com. Stop saying "Day Of"! It's "Event Management". How to explain the service and value. Using a theater background to better manage a wedding day. Asking for the wedding budget on your web site.
Rob Schenk. WeddingIndustryLaw.com. Federal law vs. state law. Employee vs. contracted worker. Protecting your business in law suits. Are you vulnerable to "emotional damage"?
Clint Hufft. ReverendClint.com. ProMasterOfCeremonies.com. Content Marketing. Who is your Buyer Persona? How do you find their pain points? What is a content creation process? It's all about what the client wants.
Bethel Nathan. ElevatebyBethel.com. CeremoniesbyBethel.com How to determine and communicate your business pricing. Should you put pricing on your web site?
David Caruso. DynamicEventsInc.com. How to find your style. How to find inspiration for event design. Establishing your business model. Networking is critical.
Shannon Underwood. WeddingMBA.com. How the Wedding MBA Conference 2017 happens. The process of adjusting and improving content. Explaining the two conference clients: attendees and exhibitors. Why the specialty sessions are so successful.
Vanessa Joy. VanessaJoy.com. Social Media course at BreatheYourPassion.com. 20% off with promo code "Vanessa2017". Animoto.com. "10 Great Dates Before You Say I Do". How to improve your social media process.
Mark Cade. MountainFreshFilms.com. Bringing music, documentary and business films to the wedding market. How to up sell. The power of a great web site. WeddingBusinessWebsites.com
Kaleigh Wiese. Meldeen.com. How to find creative inspiration. Using other industries for creative inspiration. Alternative materials for wedding invitations. What to consider in your printed marketing materials.
Jewel Georgieff. JewelGeorgieff.com. How she got featured in Brazil's most popular magazine. Finding your life's purpose. Working with raw space.
Bill Vahrenkamp. AlberTexPhoto.com. How to know a good photo booth company. Good photo booth lighting and back up equipment. Dealing with client and venue fails.
Andrea Eppolito. AndreaEppolitoEvents.com. "Millionaire Matchmaker". Selling to and serving the top 1% of the wedding budget market. Identifying the motivation of the client in regard to their budget. How to strengthen your branding.
Brian Leahy. BrianLeahyPhoto.com. How to get destination weddings. How to use Instagram smarter.
Terrica Skaggs. CocktailsDetails.com. How to use a great questionnaire to qualify and educate potential clients. Offer two quotes: what you think they need or what they can get with their budget.