"This is a career for a versatile person. An aspirant needs to be hard working, outgoing, flexible, detail oriented, organized, a self-starter and customer service oriented. "An aspiring planner must know the wedding events and rituals of different castes and religions to plan it accordingly. A wedding can be an elaborate affair lasting from two days to 15 days depending upon the customs of a particular caste. You are expected to have a high level of energy and self-motivation to sustain yourself. Besides, you should be prepared for any eventuality, as things can go wrong prior to such a complicated event."