Every day, wedding professionals are talking about a variety of topics in the WeddingWire Pro Forums. We regularly read these conversations to see what’s trending in the industry and how we can help our community of Pros. Some conversations attract Pros from all categories to weigh in on important topics and offer advice where possible – those are our favorite discussions!
Below we’ve identified some of the best WeddingWire Pro Forums conversations of 2014 – join in on these now or create your own to start preparing for 2015.
Working without a guest list
What do you do when your clients won’t provide you with a clear (or at least estimated) guest count? Pros weigh in with their opinions on handling the situation and provide advice for explaining why a guest list is so important for wedding professionals.
Accepting final payments
When do you accept final payments from your clients? Some Pros add a specific date in their contracts, while others accept final payments within a certain time frame such as the month or week before.
How to coexist with photographers
For DJs, caterers and wedding planners, it’s important that the newlyweds stick to a schedule for the reception, but often photographers need more time than allotted to get all the right shots. What suggestions can you offer to ease this type of situation?
Advocating for “Unplugged” weddings
A wedding photographer who has had a lot of ruined photos as a result of amateur guest “photographers” seeks advice from wedding planners on how to address mobile usage during wedding ceremonies. What is your advice on how to “unplug” a wedding?
Have a question or want advice? The Pro Forums are organized by topic so you can easily browse what interests you or use the search option on the right to find something specific.