Start an Interior Design Business from Scratch
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Start an Interior Design Business from Scratch

Learn Solid Business Foundations, Gain Confidence and Get that First Paying Client
4.2 (71 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
317 students enrolled
Created by Angie Wilson
Last updated 11/2019
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 12 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • The First Steps You must take to Start an Interior Design Business.
  • Students will Learn Solid Business Foundations, Gain Confidence and be able to Get that First Paying Client.
Requirements
  • Skill Level: All Levels , No Previous Experience Needed
Description

Are you tired of your 9-5 and want to turn your passion for Interior Design and Decor into a career?  Do you dabble in Interior Design as a Hobby, but just know this is your TRUE PASSION in life?  Do your friends and family tell you "You should be a Designer" or are they always asking for Interior Design or Style advice? Do you want to take the leap and start your own Interior Design Business but DON'T EVEN KNOW WHERE TO START? 

Well, my friend, you are in the right place.  Take the first step toward realizing the career of your dreams, kick the fear away, and learn everything you need to know to get that first official PAYING client. 

I created this Workshop to help cut down your learning curve and help you avoid major pitfalls, so you can go confidently in building the Interior Design Business of Your dreams.

These are the EXACT STEPS I took when I started building my own Interior Design Business from scratch. 

In this course you will learn:

1

The Basics

Types of Interior Designers, How Define your Brand and Ideal Client, How to form a Business and Goal Setting .

2

Branding

How to create your Unique Brand Identity and Logo, Social Media Tips, and how to create a Portfolio...even if you don't have one right now.

3

Fees and Contracts

Design Fees, How to Charge, How much to Charge, How Different Designers Charge, How to Collect Payment and a copy of a Design Services Agreement you can use in your own business.

4

Marketing

Actionable Steps to Market yourself and your new business that don't cost anything. These confidence boosting steps will help to eliminate your fear of being a "newbie".

5

Next Steps

Closing your First Deal, the Client Welcome Pack, an Intro to Project Management and a Step by Step overview of an Interior Design Project.

6

Bonuses! Yay!

1) Client Welcome Pack PDF Example, 2) A list of important Interior Design Business Tools, 3) A list of important Interior Design Terms and Lingo 4) an ADDITIONAL Full Service Interior Design Contract.


Who this course is for:
  • Creatives interested in Interior Design, Home Decoration
  • Beginner Interior Design Students Who Want to Start their Own Business
  • Entrepreneurs interested in Interior Design
  • DIY entrepreneurs who want to start an Interior Design Business
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 52:06
+ Business Basics
5 lectures 11:29
Form a Business
01:50
Professional Services
00:58
Goal Setting
02:15
+ Branding
3 lectures 08:27
Brand Identity
01:42
Websites and Social Media
03:32
Create a Portfolio
03:13
+ Fees and Contracts
5 lectures 12:25
How to Charge
01:47
How Much to Charge
01:37
How Designers Charge
03:37
Contracts
01:25
Collecting Payment
03:59
+ Marketing
4 lectures 07:18
Style Matters
02:13
Research
01:31
Network
01:01
Advertising and Public Relations
02:33
+ Closing and Next Steps
3 lectures 05:24
Closing and Client Welcome Packet
01:28
Intro to Project Management
01:15
Overview of an Interior Design Project
02:41