Vickie Ayres ~ 2013 Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Congratulations to Vickie Ayres! She just passed her 2013 QuickBooks ProAdvisor Certification. Every year, Vickie takes time out of her busy schedule to get certified by QuickBooks. If you’re an Interior Designer or drapery workroom fabricator check out Minutes...

Do I Have to Use Social Media?

That is a HUGE question for a lot of interior designers. As business owners, we are constantly bombarded with articles that encourage us to get involved on social networks, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ need I go on? I listened to Marie Forleo‘s...

WFCP Certified Color Consultant ™ intensive training program with Kate Smith

WFCP Certified Color Consultant ™ intensive training program with Kate Smith   Learn from the Expert: Benefit from Kate’s professional guidance, as she gives you a solid foundation of color knowledge that goes beyond aesthetics to the science, strategies and skills that...

To Pick Your Brain (so funny) by Marie Forleo

I ran across this great blog post today by Marie Forleo. It’s about people asking for free advice. Her video in the post is absolutely hilarious. I recommend subscribing to her blog and liking her on Facebook. She gets right to the point! by Debbie Green

Spiritual Vandalism

Last week Jane Pollack wrote another exceptional blog that is definitely worth pondering. I think we all fall into this mindset from time to time. It is a quick & easy read but very worthwhile. by Debbie Green   Spiritual Vandalism by Jane Pollack Have you ever had a...

Ready To Make 2013 Your Best Year Yet?

    If you haven’t downloaded your copy of the 2013 Interior Design Fee & Salary Survey Results eBook written by our friends at Design Success University, don’t wait!  It is full of fascinating insights that will help you make this your best year yet.   Gail Doby,...

Get Your Business Online!

I subscribe to Google’s blog, and today I noticed they have teamed up with Intuit to provide a great service to small-business owners who haven’t developed a company website. It’s called Get Your Business Online! Below is part of today’s blog. If you...

Google Maps for iPhone & Android

  Today, I received an email from Google’s blog announcing their Google Maps App for iPhone. I instantly downloaded it and love several of their features. It is quick and very easy to use. It even links with Google Earth. One thing that they are missing is the ability to...

The Customer is Always Right . . . Really?

I subscribe to Jane Pollak’s blog and love reading the wisdom/insight she shares with her readers. Thanks to Vickie Ayres, I subscribed a couple of years ago. Over the years, I have shared several of her blog posts. This is one of her best in my opinion. It rings so true...

Studio Live! Gradient Fills & Texture (BONUS: Rowley’s Room Design Challenge)

  Merlyn, Studio’s webinar host, never seems to run out of innovative ways to use Studio. This month, she contacted Rowley Co. and asked if we could join in the fun for their inspirational and educational Room Design Challenge  – from design to fabrication....