Tag Archives: hire

The Not-So-Subtle Problem With Online Reviews

I am, by no means, the first person to have this concern.  (I am a bit surprised at myself though, for not addressing it earlier.)  The issue here is the fact that, today, I learned that an otherwise completely reputable … Continue reading

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Thou Shalt NOT Decorate Your Own Wedding!

I’ve read the ‘Do-It-Yourself’ wedding blogs too.  They tell you to go to a party store, buy lots of decorations, and go to your wedding venue the day before or early the day of your wedding and decorate the room … Continue reading

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Planning and Letting It Happen

A ton of work goes into planning a wedding or event.  You’ll spend hours, days, or months preparing for your big day. Once you’ve got it all down, you will relay all of it to you coordinator,  your florist, your … Continue reading

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The Importance of the Layout

When planning a wedding, one of the things you don’t really worry about until the last weeks leading up to the event is the layout.  Where will the tables go?  Who will sit with who?  Where will you put the … Continue reading

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Hire a DJ with Lights or Hire a Separate Lighting Company?

A few years ago, I worked for a DJ company that absolutely insisted that the clients NOT have any type of lighting at their wedding.  We were told not to sell them, and if a client asked for them, we … Continue reading

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Destination Weddings: Who Should You Hire?

Something I am asked semi-regularly years is, “Do you travel?”  Because weddings are what I do, and traveling is something I personally like to do as often as I can anyway, I do not have a problem going to another city, state, … Continue reading

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Looking for Advice? Just Ask!

You got engaged, you’ve talked to your friends, you’ve read about vendors, venues, and you’ve gotten some great ideas for your event! Now, how do you sort it all out? Before you book your venue and your vendors, talk to … Continue reading

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Do You Really NEED 40 Uplights?

I’ve been talking to wedding coordinators lately about their likes and dislikes about DJs they have worked with in the past to try to improve the service I am providing to my clients.  I ask questions about their behavior, the … Continue reading

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You don’t need the ‘YMCA’ to get people dancing!

When I was trying to come up with a new topic for my next blog, I started thinking about the music that I’ve heard played at “typical” weddings.  No sooner did I start brainstorming did I have a meeting with a potential client that asked … Continue reading

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Hiring the WRONG vendor is no laughing matter!

When you’re having an event, especially when that event is your wedding, the biggest and best party you should ever attend, hiring the right vendor is key.  Hiring the wrong vendor, no matter how much money you save, is a waste of … Continue reading

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