All of these terms mean different things to different people so ensure that you are getting exactly what you want. Sometimes you may not even realise this yourself until you have started the process. How much do you want to be involved? How much do you want to do yourself? Do you just want someone to help you get started, do you want someone to guide you through the process or are you looking for someone to take complete control of the event from start to finish.
One of the first things that you need to consider is a budget. Now for many this is a tuff one as you don’t really know how much you need to spend until someone has told you how much things cost.
if you were told that you would need to spend $5,000 on your event how would you feel. Now if that figure was $100,000 what would your reaction be? If, as I assume, the first figure is okay but the second one is a little outside your budget then we have somewhere to start. A very broad range, but a start none the less. Now move those two figures closer together until you get something that, as a starting point, you think you could cope with. So let’s see what this figure can get you…