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Three things you can do when your bookings are down

Three things you can do when your bookings are down

We’re living in strange, uncertain times, right? I’m pretty sure I say that sentence once a week, scratch that, once ...
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How to lead your ceremonies safely during this Covid-19 era

Little by little the world is slowly starting to open up again, as countries and regions try to usher some ...
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Four ways to use video in your celebrant business

Four ways to use video in your celebrant business

I’m going to be honest here (as I always am), video is not my favourite form of media. I mean, ...
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35 mistakes to avoid making as a celebrant

Having a solid foundation as a celebrant will set you up for a long-term thriving career. It gives you a ...
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How to cope with rejection as a wedding celebrant

I remember the first time a couple decided not to book me for their ceremony. I was GUTTED! What didn’t ...
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How does being anti-racist translate to your Celebrant business?

The last few weeks have seen the lid well and truly lifted on racism and racial prejudice, a problem that ...
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Be the change: Anti-racism resources for creating change and doing better

My word, what a week! I think I have been through every imaginable emotion possible and back again. My brain ...
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Why now is the best time EVER to be a celebrant

This year I’ll be celebrating 13 years as a wedding celebrant. Yup, I know. Sometimes I can’t believe it either ...
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Why it’s okay to NOT offer Zoom ceremonies to your wedding couples

In my last episode of the Celebrant Survival Podcast where I was looking at how the celebrant industry and celebrants ...
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Permission to just be whatever you need to be

Here in Spain we’re coming up to the 60 day mark for the number of days that we’ve been in ...
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Should you be selling your celebrant services at this time?

Should you be selling your celebrant services at this time?

The other day I was reading a really interesting FB post about selling and marketing during this time. About how ...
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How will celebrants and the celebrant industry change after coronavirus?

When it comes to being a positive person, I’d say I’m an eight on a scale of one to ten ...
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How to maximise your Google My Business listing for better results

How to maximise your Google My Business listing for better results

When I first set up my Google My Business listing about three or four years ago, I was already a ...
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Get your free ticket to the Book More Weddings Summit!

Get your free ticket to the Book More Weddings Summit!

Over the last few weeks, I've been sharing with you lots of tools and resources that I hope have been ...
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This FREEBIE will help you with your social media during these difficult times

If you’re like me, when it comes to your celebrant social media platforms, you might be finding yourself struggling with ...
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These business books are game changers for your business and celebrant mindset

Business books are such a good way to invest in your development as a celebrant without breaking the bank. It ...
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Things to do in your business whilst we wait out this coronavirus pandemic

No matter where you are in the world, the subject of coronavirus is one that you can't avoid. For many ...
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Six ways to make it easier for couples to pay you!

I’ll never forget an eye-opening conversation I had many years ago with a retired wedding planner here in Spain. It ...
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Eight reasons why you never hear back from prospective wedding couples

It can be one of the most frustrating things ever when you get an exciting-looking wedding enquiry that you’re available ...
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Can you make a living as a celebrant?

Can you make a living as a celebrant?

This is the million Euro question isn’t it? One that I’m asked at least once a week by either someone ...
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