From the Experts
5 Things New Event Planners Forget to Include in their Event Proposal
Alyssa Perna has over a decade of event operations experience for leading multinational business-to-business conferences, festivals and trade shows, press conferences, large-scale fundraisers, complex social events, and more. She is the founder of Experience Events, the Managing Director of Ingenuity Cleveland. She is also the lead instructor (and tutor!) of the Corporate Event Planning course […]
Why You Can’t Get Your Wedding Planning Business off the Ground
Becoming a wedding planner is hard work. It takes time, energy & patience to get it off the ground. Check out these Amira Harris tips on how to start!
7 Must-Haves for an AMAZING Destination Wedding Planning Portfolio
A great portfolio will help you land your dream job. Spruce up your destination wedding planning portfolio with these 7 expert tips!
24 Hours Before the Festival: The Event Planner’s Role
QC Event School tutor Alyssa Perna recounts her role as the Managing Director of IngenuityCleveland in the whirlwind 24 hours before their landmark festival!
One Week Out: A Festival Planner’s To-Do List
Planning your first festival? Check out this list of tasks you must do in the week leading up to the big event!
How to Plan a Large Arts Festival in 1 Year
QC instructor and tutor Alyssa Perna shares how she's transitioned from a corporate event planning job to becoming a festival planner.
How to Deal with Last-Minute Vendor Cancellations | Becoming a Wedding Planner
Find out how to deal with expected wedding vendor cancellations!
3 Lessons I Learned from Interning at Event Planning Companies
Event expert Alyssa Perna has had 3 incredible internships over the course of her career. Check out how they've helped her event planning career!