Event Planning Tips

Here at ThymeBase, we love sharing event planning tips straight from industry experts and other people who know exactly what they’re talking about.

Instagram event industry hashtags

The Top Event Industry Hashtags On Instagram

Event industry hashtags are the perfect way to stay on top of trends and find new sources of inspiration. Navigating the world of Instagram gets more complicated when you introduce the concept of #hashtags. Love them or hate them, hashtags are a necessary part of any Instagram strategy.  Since Instagram enables you to follow hashtags, they also …

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A Perception Of Luxury Without Adding Costs

Create A Perception Of Luxury Without Adding Costs To Your Events

The perception of luxury in an event often comes down to fantastic client service. Creating a luxury experience doesn’t have to bust your budget. But what is luxury? It seems to be a generic term for anything from lavish to extravagant to expensive. But that’s not what I consider to be luxury. For me, luxury …

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2021 Event Decor Trends

2021 Event Decor Trends Are Downsized & Intimate

Event decor trends are influenced by color predictions, travel trends, pop culture, and more. But 2021’s event decor trends are influenced by something entirely new: COVID-19. Believe it or not, the pandemic is actually inspiring some outrageous (and brilliant) event decor ideas. Here are the top 2021 event decor trends to watch.  Relaxed, Smaller, Informal …

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Stress Management Techniques for Busy Event Planners

Eight Stress Management Techniques for Busy Event Planners

There’s no doubt about it, there comes a time in every event planner’s life when they feel as though they’re teetering on the edge of sheer exhaustion. These stress management techniques will help keep you balanced. Whether you’re faced with back-to-back weddings all summer, playing peacemaker between stubborn in-laws, or reassuring a bride with cold …

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Continuing Education Ideas for Event Planners

Continuing Education Ideas for Event Planners

Though you don’t necessarily need a degree to become an event planner, continuing education is a must throughout your career. Over time, standards change based on updated knowledge, and it is beneficial to know the current best practices.   While most continuing education focuses on marketing and leadership, here are some really useful courses that you may not …

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5 Reasons Couples Don’t Hire A Wedding Planner

5 Reasons Couples Don’t Hire A Wedding Planner & Why They Absolutely Should

Are there good reasons to not hire a wedding planner? As a planner, you should understand why couples might not understand the value you bring to their special day. My husband and I recently celebrated our tenth wedding anniversary. I can hardly believe that so much time has gone by — a whole decade — …

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