High Point Market: Fall 2018 Noteworthy Events (That You Won't Wanna Miss!)

Whether you’re going to market for the first time, still pretty new to market & getting your feet wet, or a seasoned market veteran going for the umpteenth time, navigating which events are happening when & with whom can be a pretty daunting task. As an e-design community and designpreneurs looking to elevate in the online space, it was amazing quite a few events that really catered to the current industry landscape — tech savvy, social media inspired, systems driven, influencer friendly, and overall really future facing. 

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What You Need To Know About Web Based Design Tools: Roomstyler & Homestyler

No matter if you're an in-person designer or an online designer, deliverables are a huge part of our client experience, and for many of us, rendered designs are often part of those deliverables. For creating renderings there is no shortage of amazing resources. There are also two web-based platforms that are super affordable (how does free sound?) and all things considered, easy to use.

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Guest Post: How Tech is Changing the Business of Interior Design

Chances are if you're here hanging out with us you're an online designer, want to be an online designer, and/or in some way online adjacent; so it would be irresponsible of us to not take stock of how the digital landscape has completely changed the way we do business -- as designers AND as entrepreneurs! The online world plays a major role in our businesses -- affecting the way we communicate, serve, deliver, and operate. 

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How To Choose The Best System For Your Business

When you're working for someone else, there are a lot of business responsibilities that you don't necessarily have to worry about -- things like administrative systems & back-end operations -- but as an entrepreneur, all of these are up to you to coordinate, which can be overwhelming & intimidating. As part of our initiative to educate designers & provide them with curated resources, we hosted our Savvy Systems Week with 5 platforms that could suit your unique business model.

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Designer Post: Why You Shouldn't Hire An Interior Designer


Because of the nature of business these days, for many of us, our first instinct is to sell all the things, to all the people. Instead of taking the time curate & be intentional with our offerings, meeting ideal clients exactly where they are, we're often shooting for the BIG sell -- the full-service design package. But here's the thing -- what happens to the potential client who isn't, and very well may never be, a full-service client?

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