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(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 8) I realize that the first season of How To Event focused on pandemic planning, but COVID and the pandemic haven’t stopped being relevant in our everyday lives, so for this final installment of Season 2 I want to revisit this topic.  I’ll be discussing some of the current trends […]

Pandemic Planning, Podcast Notes, Weddings

February 26, 2022

Keeping Up with COVID: Current Event Trends

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 7) This week, we are focusing on one of my personal favorite topics – timeline creation! A timeline sounds like it might be a simple piece of the puzzle, but it is crucial to the success of your event. Depending on the scope of your event, your timeline may be […]

Event Planning, Planning Tips, Podcast Notes, Weddings

February 1, 2022

The Final Countdown: Event Timeline Creation

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 5) This week, I’m focusing on the more creative and personal side of planning via event design. Event designers focus on the overall event aesthetic and help bring creative vision to life. The design of an event may incorporate everything from decor, theme, or layouts. This means that as you […]

Event Design, Event Planning, Planning Tips, Podcast Notes, Weddings

October 21, 2020

Making A Masterpiece: The Ins & Outs of Event Design

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 1) Welcome back for Season 2 of the How To Event Podcast. This season is themed and focuses on The Basics of event planning. I’ll be talking about everything from vendor and venue selection, to design and menu creation – and we’ll even discuss how you decide when you need […]

Podcast Notes, Weddings

October 6, 2020

Show Me The Money: Budgeting for Your Event

(Show Notes: Season 1, Episode 3) This final episode installment in the Pandemic Planning Mini-Season focuses on the steps to take when you are considering postponing your event. Specifically, I discuss: For more information about postponing a wedding, take a look at this article from The Knot that covers this topic in detail. For bigger-picture […]

Pandemic Planning, Podcast Notes, Weddings

August 28, 2020

Pandemic Planning: Postponements

(Show Notes: Season 2, Episode 2) This week, we’re delving into everything you need to know in your venue selection process. Your venue is the location your event is held and there are a number of aspects for you to take into consideration. Location, Budget, Capacity and Layout, Services & Amenities, and Ambiance are all […]

Podcast Notes, Venues, Weddings

January 28, 2020

Where the Party At?: Choosing Your Event Venue

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