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I am an interior designer who helps other designer’s build their businesses. I believe designers should support and uplift each other. As an interior designer, I share what has worked for me in running a design business. So take your time and look around. A rising tide lifts all boats, by helping and boosting fellow designers I believe together we can elevate the business of interior design.
My greatest advice is to have the confidence to run your business the way you want to. When you have confidence the rest is so much easier.
You won’t find hand-holding or sugar-coating here. Just straight-forward, candid advice. If we expect more of ourselves, we will raise the standards of our industry.
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I so adamantly tell interior designers to get insurance (DO NOT WORK WITHOUT IT!!!) that I also get a lot of questions about what insurance to have. I’m not an insurance professional and do not know your specific situation so I can’t tell you what insurance is best for you. However, here is a primer of […]
Did you know that how you structure your business now could have long-lasting legal & tax benefits or disadvantages? These are basic and simplified descriptions of the business structures. This article is not a substitute for professional legal & tax advice. If you have not set up/chosen a structure for your interior business yet OR […]
No matter how great you think your clients are if you are in business you can get sued. Unfortunately, anyone can file suit for almost anything and you’ll have to defend yourself. Whether you’re at fault or not. This is the scary reality of running a business. But, the good news is the likelihood of facing […]
So you want to start an interior design business? When I first started my business, I was pretty broke. I had just moved to another city and was using savings to live on because I didn’t have any clients (aka income). I remember my mom sent me a hundred-dollar bill and I was so relieved […]
Free Advice on Running Your Interior Design Business
I want to give you the tools to run your business your way. Now is the time to be the CEO.
Capella Kincheloe has been in interior design for over 10 years. After graduation from the University of Southern California, Capella began working for the art department in the television and film industry. She left Hollywood for Santa Monica working on the homes of celebrities, presidents, and executives. After building her own successful design firm in Atlanta, she returned to her home state of Arizona, fusing her Southern California aesthetic with that of the Southwest. Capella lives in Phoenix with her husband and three rescue dogs. #collaborationovercompetition