"Gay weddings" are not a thing, they're just "weddings"
This is a really important conversation for celebrants to have, because the words, the conversations, communications, inside a wedding are our responsibility. Lara is one of the heads behind Dancing With Her, a publication for LGBTQ+ women in love. Se's a guest on today's Celebrant Talk Show to help us use more inclusive, and friendly, language as celebrants and wedding professionals.
We're not so desperate anymore
As always, thanks for tuning in! In the episode recorded on 22 March 2018, we talked about: https://expressioncoffins.com.auhttp://www.coalitionofcelebrantassociations.org.au/issues/119-raised-with-the-ag-department/608-terminology-for-marriages-post-9th-december-2017www.marriedbyjosh.com/servicecontractAs always, let us know any questions!
It's the Mabo of the thing
We know it’s been a while, but welcome back to The Celebrant Talk Show! In this episode we’re responding to questions from you, our lovely listeners. Feel free to send us your questions by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or even record yourself asking us your question and send us the audio file! In this episode we look at: - what’s going on (or not going on) with New South Wales BDM’s online marriage registration system - insight into Customer Relationship Management software, in...
I think I've already mentioned this on the podcast
Welcome back to another edition of the celebrant talk show. In this edition we cover which BDM's are on track in regards to marriage equality, hetero-normativeness in our wedding businesses, and address Guy 'Cliffo' Clifton's question on processes in our businesses.
Imagine that you're on a date with Facebook
This episode is all about enquiries season! Recorded on January 8th 2018, released a week late because life is crazy sometimes.
Sarah answers all of Josh's stupid questions about marriage equality and what it means for marriage celebrants
Marriage equality has come to Australia! Finally! And it came in like a wrecking ball, changing EVERYTHING for marriage celebrants whilst also delivering equality, love, and compassion to a large part of our population. There's so many questions to be asked about marriage equality and what it means for celebrants, so we hope you enjoy this ep - Josh is sorry for his terrible audio quality, it was recorded in a Brisbane co-working space which was noisey and echoey, sorry! Is Australian...
Top ten tips for new celebrants
A podcast by request! Emily wrote in and asked for some tips for new celebrants, so here we are, with Josh and Sarah's top ten tips for new wedding celebrants! Network, network, network - with anyone in the marriage industry Find a buddy/mentor Read the Guidelines to the Marriage Act cover to cover, and look at them regularly when you have a question Watch lots of ceremonies to find out different ways of doing things Learn how to business Figure out your differentiator, your point of...
The one where we throw eggs at Sarah's house
Get your eggs ready folks, for once Sarah Aird says something controversial. Don't worry though, anything she said is not as bad as whatever Josh has to say. This episode is all about money, how much celebrants charge, why they charge what they charge, and we touch on the topics of price-fixing in the celebrant industry and why marriage celebrants should charge cold hard cash for the wedding ceremonies they perform. Show notes below. Ad: If invoicing and getting invoices paid is killing...
The only podcast banned by the AFCC!
Welcome to the only podcast that's officially banned by the Australian Federation of Civil Celebrants. We'd like to thank our families and our industry colleagues for supporting us thus far! Seriously though, here's another sweet podcast episode, enjoy! Marriage celebrant mattersCoCA"we don't want the right to discriminate" in the SMHSend in your feedbackFacebook post to the new forms in beta release from the Qld BDM.here
I've never seen marriage paperwork fly like that
Two marriage celebrants with wedding hangovers bring you this November 6 episode of the Celebrant Talk Show, In follow-up Evie writes in on the topic of titles for the individuals booking celebrants, and Sean asks how does Josh sign marriage paperwork on an iPad. Topics covered in this talk show AFCC advertising in the "Qantas magazine". Stat dec required for proof of date and place of birth. Listing your pricing and packages live on your website for the public to see. WTF?!? “CoCA...
I'm not a scientist, it's way above my pay-grade
Josh gets slammed for attempting to secretly rebrand his business, Sarah discusses how marriage equality will change everything and nothing for civil marriage celebrants, the AGD's biggest job is trying to figure out how to politely name the two parties to the marriage on forms, and that's our problem as well. Welcome to episode 2 of the all new celebrant.fm
We accidentally started a podcast (11 October 2017)
Josh and Sarah start a marriage celebrant talk show. This episode we talk about the changes to the conflict of interest guidelines.