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Designers Getting Coffee podcast Episode 16: Is Your Website Turning Away Potential Clients?

Episode 16: Is Your Website Turning Away Potential Clients?

September 20, 2019

Is your website a turn-off? Do you have poor quality photography, off-brand colors, or missed opportunities to capture leads? Kate and Lesley have some tips on how to make your website a sexy, client-attracting tool to help your business grow and thrive. Episode 16 Show Notes Key Takeaways: It’s easy to get caught up in…

Episode 15: How to Find Your Dream Clients with In-Person Networking

September 13, 2019

How do you find dreamy clients that understand the value of what you do – and pay you well for it? We’re talking about that four-letter word today: NETWORKING. (We promise, it’s not as bad as you might think!) Episode 15 Show Notes Key Takeaways: Give before asking, and listen more than you talk How…

Designers Getting Coffee Podcast Episode 14

Episode 14: How to Stand Out as an Interior Designer

September 6, 2019

Yes, of course you do interior design – but what makes you stand out from the crowd? Why should a client hire you instead of the next guy? Here’s how to figure out your unique selling proposition and create an “elevator pitch” to quickly share what you do, and how you do it differently. 
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Slowing Down for Summer - Designers Getting Coffee Podcast

Episode 13: Simplifying for Summer

July 19, 2019

Have you ever wished you could just slow down time for a bit? Lesley and I recently shared the realization that our summer schedule with kids out of school and her moving across country demanded we make some temporary changes if we were to stay sane. In today’s episode we discuss the ways we are…

Episode 12: How Do You Start a Business In a New City or State?

June 14, 2019

Have you ever found yourself needing to relocate or would like to move but feel stuck or overwhelmed about how that would work,? If so, tune in. Kate has already made the move across the country and Lesley is in preparation for a cross-country move now. In this episode they provide actionable tips to help…

Episode 11: How to Accurately Estimate Hours for A Design Project

June 12, 2019

What’s the #1 mistake interior designers make when estimating hours for a project? Trying to estimate the entire thing up front. It’s not easy to know exactly how long a project will take, but there are tips and strategies you can use to get more confident with estimating your hours. Grab your coffee and come…

Episode 10: Q&A Session #1: Ask Us Anything

May 31, 2019

Q&A time! Every 10 episodes we are answering YOUR emails and DMs. Send us your questions about interior design, business, how to handle difficult work situations, and more! If you’ve got a burning Q, email us at hello@designersgettingcoffee.com or send a DM on Instagram @designersgettingcoffee. Episode 10 Show Notes Key Takeaways: How do you determine…

Episode 9: An Inside Look at our Design Process: Part 2

May 24, 2019

What does it really look like to manage a design project from start to finish? In this two-part series, Kate and Lesley break down their design process step by step and share what’s working for them. While the general process is the same, there are some key differences and they each embrace. Episode 9 Show…

Episode 8: An Inside Look at our Design Process: Part 1

May 17, 2019

What does it really look like to manage a design project from start to finish? In this two-part series, Kate and Lesley break down their design process step by step and share what’s working for them. While the general process is the same, there are some key differences and they each embrace. Episode 8 Show…