Wedding Industry Insider Podcast

WII 131: Kate Murtaugh Embraces Community & Motherhood as a Wedding Planner

Kate Murtaugh Interview

Do you feel overwhelmed by the amount of competition in your wedding market? If so, you’re not alone, but you’re also not stuck. 

Expert wedding planner Kate Murtaugh found success by viewing fellow planners as her community, not her “competition.”

Kate Murtaugh is the CEO and Creative Director of Kate Murtaugh Events & Design, an award-winning studio based in New England. Today on the Wedding Industry Insider Podcast, Kate shares her unique insight on how you can strengthen your business and your wedding market by embracing community over competition.

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WII 128 – Andrea Liebross on the ‘Messy Middle’ of Entrepreneurship

You’re making strides in your wedding planning business, and it’s starting to look how you envisioned. But how does it feel?

Are you finding joy and balance in all aspects of your business?

Oftentimes, creative entrepreneurs see the profits they hoped for, get the bookings they wanted, and see growth in their business. But it feels off.

Maybe you’re burdened by the many roles you have to play as a business owner, or maybe there’s a feeling of guilt over the time you put into your work, or you simply feel stuck.

This is what Andrea Liebross calls the messy middle of entrepreneurship. Andrea is a life and business coach and author of She Thinks Big: The Entrepreneurial Woman’s Guide to Moving Past the Messy Middle and Into the Extraordinary.” She was kind enough to join us on this week’s episode to talk about this tough time that happens to most entrepreneurs.

The good news? It’s totally possible to move through this time and find the growth and freedom you envision for yourself (and your business!).

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WII 029: Heather Vickery Gives You Seven Steps to Achieve Work-Life Balance

For the 29th episode of our Wedding Industry Insider podcast, I had the privilege of interviewing Heather Vickery, owner and success coach at Vickery & Co., based in Chicago.

Heather has been an entrepreneur for nearly 20 years. She began her career as a wedding and event planner, and she’s been formally coaching other creative entrepreneurs for four years. Heather is also an industry educator who teaches at the QC Event School and who leads workshops all over the United States.
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