Many designers set their fees based on what their peers charge, and that is the wrong way to set your fees. How much do you want to earn per year? At the most, you will be able to bill 50% of your time if you are the CEO of your business, so if you work…

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In the December 8 blog post, I briefly mentioned your marketing budget for 2015. Now let’s dig into a more detailed list of marketing tasks that you can implement in 2015. 1. Photography – how many projects do you intend to photograph? Do you have a good architectural/interiors photographer? If not, ask your peers for…

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Since you are a CEO of your interior design business, it is time to think about your 2015 plans if you haven’t written them yet. I recommend that you add at least one or two planning days to your calendar each month, and that you faithfully spend that time working on your business without interruption.…

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