I’m here to help with How To Launch An E-Design Business! I launched online interior design business in 2015 and learned a lot along the way. Now I’m ready to teach you how to start your own!
I’ll take you through my journey, teach you about the world of e-design, help you figure out your business model, talk about how to get clients in the door, walk you step-by-step through an e-design project, and give you the tools you need to carry out client projects and run your business smoothly and efficiently.
I’ve done all the hard work of strategizing, iterating, and going through trial and error so you don't have to! This course will provide an amazing foundation for you to get your virtual interior design business up and running quickly so you can start working with your ideal clients.
No matter if you're looking to launch a side hustle, make a career switch, add e-design services to your full-service interior design business, or want the freedom of being your own boss, "How to Launch An E-Design Business" will help you get there! Consider this your quick start guide.
Approximately four hours of video content that covers everything from choosing your business model, to what you need to do before you start offering your services to clients, to how to start getting those clients in the door, to the tools and workflows you need to run an e-design business well.
A 20+ page workbook with exercises to take what you're learning and apply it to your own business.
A resource guide with links to everything I mention in the video content as well as additional information and suggested reading/listening material.
The opportunity to join an exclusive Facebook group for folks who are enrolled in the course.
Supplemental materials like an income calculator that will help you determine your pricing.
What is e-design?
Why is e-design taking off?
Who is using e-design services?
Why do YOU want to start an online interior design business?
Introduction to matchmaker services
Introduction to building your own independent brand and business
My business journey
Pros and cons of using matchmaker services vs. your own independent business
Define your ideal clients
Create your e-design packages, service offerings, and deliverables
Pricing models: flat fee vs. hourly and how much to charge
How to structure your website and what to include
How to build a portfolio to attract your ideal clients - even if you don’t have portfolio-worthy projects yet
A note about the legal side of business
Introduction to marketing your business
Digital marketing basics: SEO, social media, websites/online networks, email marketing
Paid advertising basics: running and analyzing campaigns, and customer acquisition cost
Earned media basics: definition, benefits, and ideas
Business-to-business networking and collaboration
Taking an e-design project from start to finish (the workflow)
Tips for creating a great client shopping list
“Tools of the trade” including all of the software, apps, and platforms I use
Examples of how to integrate processes and tools for an efficient and smooth workflow
These will speed up the process of getting your business ready to take on clients and give you some extra tools to use in your projects.
A project planning spreadsheet to keep you organized and on budget in the early phases of as you source furniture and plan.
A formatted client shopping list for Excel/Numbers.
The list of my exact on-boarding survey questions that I use in my e-design projects.
An exclusive discount for DesignFiles*, a software platform created for running e-design projects. You'll receive a code you can use toward your first month's subscription.
PLUS, a special 40 minute bonus video tutorial and written "quick start guide" on how to create a basic design board in Photoshop. Photoshop is the premier design board creation tool - it's what I use for all of my projects. This bonus alone is worth $50!
A lot! It's a mix of pre-recorded videos, workbook exercises, supplemental materials, and other exclusive bonuses. You can see all of the details in the Q&A above.
The course starts when you purchase it! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
It's a one-time payment of $495 or three payments of $175 if you'd prefer a payment plan option.
Let's chat! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact me within the first 30 days and we'll work to resolve your questions or issues.
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