Living Coral:
2019 Color of the Year

On December 5th PANTONE announced the selection of Living Coral as their 2019 Color of the Year, a vibrant hue found in nature described as...

Signs and Warnings of a Bad Employee

“When people show you who they are, believe them the first time.” Maya Angelou From The Business of Creativity Keith Granet shares some...

BEYOND PAINT: Wallcoverings on the Vendor Portal

The cyclical nature of fashion and design trends means that the wallpapers that were so popular a few decades ago are finally reemerging as a popular...

2 Ways to Quickly Get Interior Design Clients

The Studio Designer blog, Top 10 Business Practices, features great advice from design business consultant and Studio Designer CEO Keith Granet. One...

Hear From Our Experts:
A Chat with
Marla Marshall, CPA

Studio Designer has been the top design business software for nearly three decades and from its inception has been well-supported by a national...

Savvy Giving by Design:
A Room to Heal

San Diego-based Interior Designer Susan Wintersteen started her design firm Savvy Interiors in 2002 when she sought a creative outlet for her design...

Culture Skill Chart to Assess Employees

“If you surround yourself with people trying to build a career rather than just having a job, you’ll both be mutually served.” Keith...

Here’s How To See If Google Likes Your Website

Are you leaving money on the table by not cleaning up your core SEO issues? Google has created a tool to show us how it perceives sites so that we can...

Design Blogs We Love

Design Blogs We Love   Studio Designer finds great inspiration in the vast array of design blogs and design-business blogs found on the Internet,...

Trade Wars and Your Design Business

How Tariffs Affect Interior Designers As interior designers, you generally don’t have to pay attention to the national news when it comes to your...

Five Ways to Make Everyone on Your Team a Marketer

“Every member of your staff—from the mail room to the executive suite—is part of your marketing team.” Keith Granet From The Business of...

Six Steps for a Successful Project Kickoff

“For a design firm, project management is what sets the successful firms apart from the struggling ones. If you can master how a project is managed,...

A Day in the Life of Lisa Davenport Designs

Get to Know Lisa Davenport Designs Interior Designer Lisa Davenport and her team at Lisa Davenport Designs (LDD) are devoted and enthusiastic users...

How to Achieve a Paperless Office

Tips and Tricks #6 Tips and Tricks to Streamline Your Workflow For decades, certified design business consultants like Kim Goscha have been working...

Content-Driven Marketing for Designers

Content-Driven Marketing for Designers You’ve nailed your interior design process to ensure flawless execution. Yet, you likely haven’t given the...

How House of Funk Uses Studio Designer

How to Use Studio Designer in Your Interior Design Business House of Funk Blog Written by the House of Funk, the original post found on House of...

Top Ten Warning Signs of Toxic Clients

The Business of Creativity “The book is a valuable resource for practices that will appeal both to new businesses determined to get it right and to...

A One Room Challenge Experience

A One Room Challenge Experience: Guest Participant Sarah C. Wilson   Studio Designer User Sarah C. Wilson of Chansaerae Designs designed the...

Custom Reports for Accurate Accounting

Tips and Tricks #5 Tips and Tricks to Streamline Your Workflow For decades, certified design business consultants like Wallene Reimer and Teryl Birkes...

Studio Designer Consultants in Nashville

The Hutton Hotel Lobby Consultants Convene at the Hutton Hotel As Studio Designer’s cloud service Account Manager, I attended Studio Designer’s...