time management

Let go and delegate: 8 tips for control freaks

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People pay us to be control freaks.

It’s true.

As an event planner, our clients want to rest assured that we have got it all under control.  Every “I” dotted, every “T” crossed.  And being a control freak isn’t all bad, it means you pay attention to the details and have high standards.

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But what happens when your need to be in control stops you from delegating?

Red flag, red flag, warning, warning!  It leads to inefficiency, low morale in your team and worst case scenario – total burnout.

And your clients don’t want that.

Woosh, your undercover superheroes to the rescue!  We’ve got 8 tips to take you from control freak to expert delegator…

 

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Life Hacks: Time-Saving Apps All Wedding Planners LOVE

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FACT: Being a wedding planner whose life is on-the-go 24-7, means we’re always looking for ways to save time and make our lives a little bit easier…

Luckily for us, living in the age of the smartphone means we can do just that.

So friends, we’ve put together a list of the latest and greatest top 5 apps that will help you save time, so you can focus on designing more gorgeous weddings like this…

romantic indoor/outdoor wedding

photo credit: MHZ Photography, wedding planner: The Simplifiers

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Life Hacks: Getting it All Done

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When you feel like you have a lot on your plate, keeping up with your business and your social life can be tricky.

BUT, don’t worry! If you follow a simple productivity plan it’s easier to time manage and stay on top of things.

 So, we’ve put together an easy guide to make sure you don’t get left behind planning wedding after wedding…

Austin wedding flowers

photo credit: Cory Ryan Photography, wedding planner: The Simplifiers

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