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Bird’s of a Feather Flock Together…Engage!13 Pop Quiz

June 7th, 2013 · No Comments

The phrase, Bird’s of a Feather Flock Together is defined as, people of similar character, background, or taste tending to congregate or associate with one another. But in truth, I haven’t actually found that to be necessarily true of the bridal industry…until my participation in the luxury wedding summit called Engage! Founded by Rebecca Grinnals and Kathryn Margeson Arce, Engage! takes place twice a year and assembles the industry’s tastemakers and most committed students and leaders.

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It is my seventh, and I feel I finally have my grove on.

This year’s program was fantastic and I have taken away a ton. It would be easy to talk about the hippest new look or what is trending in gastronomy, but in truth my takeaways are much broader and a bit more playful…. and most definitely help me sleep more fitfully at night.


Try and match the number below to the Engage!13 Speaker it originated from.


For those of us who work from home,

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we probably answer the phone in the buff at least once a day.


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Service is a truly noble profession. Act like it.


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Don’t treat your staff like livestock.


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Millenials want to know where their food comes from.


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Know your “Craft”.


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Inspiration comes from the most unlikely places.

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Success looks different for everybody.


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Start charging Fees again for planning & Design. The marketplace can bare it.


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Sometimes you have to pay out of pocket to re-invest in your business.


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Speak the language of Determination.

Engage!13 Speakers

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Answer Key:
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