How To Become a Wedding Planner

November 14, 2012 by  
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More people doing what they love: howtobecome.tv More of Afzia: www.styleandelegance.ca Special Thanks to Christine Martin: www.purepotentialweddings.ca PHOTOGRAPHY CREDITS Jen Snyder Photography – JEN SNYDER www.jensnyder.com G&H Photography – Garima & Harp Singh www.gandhphotography.com Simon Hammond Photography – Simon Hammond www.picsbysimon.com A Simple Photograph – Erin Samuell www.simplephoto.ca Melanie & Justin – Melanie Driedger www.melanieandjustin.ca Anne Edgar Photography – Anne Edgar www.anneedgarphoto.com Music Credit: incompetech.com Intro: What do you want to be when you grow up? JB: A day in the life of a wedding planner. It wasn’t pretty. Do you think I’m kidding? The DJ was MIA, the best man got cold feet and refused to make a toast, and the “bridezilla” assaulted her own bridesmaids with hairspray. What’s going on? They’re not like Sasquatches. “Bridezillas” are real. But, down to business shall we? How to become a wedding planner. How to find your first client and keep finding clients who will pay. How to become certified and connect with the right vendors to serve those clients — Questions all answered by my good friend at Style and Elegance, Wedding and Event Coordination, Afzia Shariff. Now watch this, [and] get on a bus, ’cause we’re crashing a wedding. AS: [The idea to become a wedding planner] basically came from a movie (laugh). “The Wedding Planner.” How obvious is that? And it just started the ball rolling. It made me think, you know, am I
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4 Responses to “How To Become a Wedding Planner”
  1. HowToBecomeTV says:

    This is a good start! Now look into assisting a more experienced Wedding Planner. Dazzle them for several weddings ! This earns you, not just experience, but contacts with vendors! This is crucial. Then get a great reference from the Planner you served. Use this reference to get your first clients. Best of luck to you! Lets us know how you do please OK?

  2. TheCelesteWinters says:

    I’m currently doing an online course to get my advanced diploma in wedding planning. Is that enough to be hired? And do you also recommend business management or events management? Thanks for the video!

  3. Wan Sze Kong says:

    We needed this on our day! Someone stool my uncle camera, my dad freaked om my husband and many people showed up who were not invited! Wish we had Afzia there.

  4. StyleElegance says:

    Thank you HowToBecomeTV for producing this video about me! I love what I do and hope others can find their inspiration and follow their passion.
    You have done a fabulous job!

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