Bettering systems and client experience for wedding pros

Here’s a secret (that’s not really a secret): business doesn’t have to be complicated.

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In this blog, you’ll find a journal-like reference for resources designed to actually support you and your wedding business. Because bettering the client experience for your wedding pro business shouldn’t be complicated or overwhelming.

Wedding bells might ring with romance, but for business managers, they can often come attached to a cacophony of administrative chaos. From juggling countless emails to wrangling budgets and schedules, the back-office burden can quickly overshadow the creative joy of crafting dream weddings. But what if you could reclaim your passion and skyrocket your success? […]

OBM, Team Building and Training, Wedding Industry

February 27, 2024

Free Up Your Time & Skyrocket Your Success: How Administrative Support Can Transform Your Wedding Business


Is your wedding business showing signs of stagnation? The solution might be closer than you think—consider the transformative power of rebranding.  While the term “rebrand” has sometimes carried a negative undertone, particularly in the aftermath of scandals, it’s essential to recognize that, in the dynamic world of weddings, rebranding can be a positive and strategic […]

Business Strategy, Marketing and Promotion, Wedding Industry

February 24, 2024

5 Signs Your Wedding Business Needs to Rebrand


Today, we’re bubbling over with excitement to share some monumental news. If you’ve been following our journey as Modern Penny LLC, you know we’ve cherished every moment under that name. But like any love story, it’s time for a change that reflects who we are and elevates the support we provide to our incredible community. […]

Behind the Scenes, OBM, Wedding Industry

February 20, 2024

Unveiling Boda Bliss: Elevating Wedding Pro Journeys


As the fiscal year comes to a close, entrepreneurs and business leaders find themselves at a critical juncture. This point necessitates not only reflection but also a strategic assessment of the previous year’s efforts and a proactive plan for the upcoming challenges. This comprehensive guide will walk you through eleven critical considerations, ensuring a thorough […]

Behind the Scenes, Business Strategy, Wedding Industry

December 19, 2023

Preparing for the 2024 Fiscal Year With an End-of-Year Business Evaluation


Though the wedding industry demands a personal touch, running a successful business requires a tech savvy and creative approach to the tools at your disposal. Today, we’re talking technology. Specifically, we’ll be focusing on how to automate HoneyBook—my favorite program for wedding professionals—with Asana using Zapier. It sounds confusing at first, but these types of […]

Productivity, Technology, Wedding Industry

December 5, 2023

Streamline Your Workflow: Automate HoneyBook with Asana Using Zapier


If you’re anything like me, you got into the wedding industry because you love love. Engagement season is exciting as it is—after all, nothing brings me more joy than seeing my friends and family share engagement announcements.  As a wedding professional, engagement season is even better. Now, you get to help newly engaged couples on […]

Business Strategy, Wedding Industry

November 29, 2023

Pricing With Purpose: How to Adjust Rates for Engagement Season


Imagine returning to your office after a relaxing vacation only to find an unexpected audit notice waiting for you in the mailbox. The mixture of emotions that follow—surprise, anxiety, and the looming fear of potential financial setbacks—can be overwhelming. The prospect of an audit, even for the most diligent business owner, can be a daunting […]

Behind the Scenes, Business Strategy

November 23, 2023

The Essential Guide to a Thriving Wedding Business Through Strategic Audit Strategies


The wedding industry offers a world of opportunities for women in business who are passionate about crafting unforgettable moments for couples on their special day. However, like any business, the wedding industry is not without its unique set of challenges.  In this extended article, we will explore common obstacles that women business owners in the […]

Wedding Industry, Work-Life Balance

November 14, 2023

Overcoming Common Challenges in Wedding Business Operations


Staying organized and keeping clients happy are two fundamental keys to success in the world of wedding planning and event coordination. However, sometimes, this can be a difficult task while you are juggling everything else on top of it. This is where software like HoneyBook comes in to save the day.  HoneyBook is a versatile […]

Business Strategy, Wedding Industry

November 9, 2023

Streamline Your Wedding Business with HoneyBook: A Guide for Wedding Business Owners


It’s common to find the calmer pace nerve-wracking during the slow business season. After all, having extra time during the workday isn’t always something small business owners are used to. However, the slow season is an excellent time to put some TLC into areas of your business you wouldn’t otherwise have time for. Here are […]

Business Strategy, Wedding Industry

October 31, 2023

How To Plan For The Slow Season In Your Wedding Business


Calling All Visionary Women in the Wedding Industry!

If you're a dynamic female entrepreneur making waves in the wedding realm as a photographer, planner, venue owner, baker, bridal shop owner, beauty service provider, or florist, you've found your ideal haven. With a proven track record and the goal of booking 20-50 (or more!) weddings annually, you are a powerhouse in the industry. Yet, the intricacies of contracts, invoices, and communication might not be your forte, and even with a dedicated team, the administrative load can feel overwhelming.

Enter your devoted ally – that's me. You've invested your heart and soul into your craft, and now it's time to unlock the full potential of your business. My expertise lies in liberating you from the administrative tangle, allowing you to channel your energy into what you excel at. No more solo juggling of client communication, wrestling with contracts, or coordinating vendors. Together, we'll craft a seamless system that empowers your creativity and propels your business to new heights. Let's turn your dreams into reality, achieving the growth, balance, and precious family time you deserve. If you're prepared for a supportive, collaborative journey, I'm here to propel you towards thriving in every conceivable way.

Cinthia Onines


What Makes My Heart Flutter

You know what lights my fire? Weddings! Not just the vows and flowers (though those are magical too), but the incredible people like you—the ones who bring families together, make dreams a reality, and turn ceremonies into tear-jerking, heartwarming moments. Being part of that? Incredibly rewarding.

So, whether we're crafting efficient systems, managing projects, or providing virtual assistance, I'm here to be your wedding industry wingwoman. Let's join forces, bring your dreams to life, and make your business sparkle in this beautiful world of celebrations.


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