July 06, 2020

Lessons from Industry Leaders for the New Normal

As a company, Studio Designer recognizes our essential role⏤allowing a large community of designers and business professionals to continue to work remotely on projects without skipping a beat. With the ongoing concerns of the pandemic, we sought ...

December 13, 2018

3 Digital Ways To Secure Repeat Clients

Repeat clients are what allows a business to grow. Whether the brand is Holly Hunt, Uber, Coca-Cola, or Kravet, it is always more difficult to get first sales than repeat ones.

November 02, 2018

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 network of certified consultants who are considered official experts of the platform. These ...

October 26, 2018

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 passion and talents.

October 05, 2018

Design Blogs We Love

Studio Designer finds great inspiration in the vast array of design blogs and design-business blogs found on the Internet, many of which have considerable influence on not only interior designers but the design world at large. 

September 28, 2018

Trade Wars and Your Design Business

As interior designers, you generally don’t have to pay attention to the national news when it comes to your profession as the last thing you need is another source of anxiety to add to your daily business operations. However, the news about ...

September 21, 2018

Five Ways to Make Everyone on Your Team a Marketer

In Chapter 3 of The Business of Creativity, Keith Granet describes the best practices of marketing for a design business. He considers why keeping yourself "front and center for all kinds of stakeholders" is vital so that projects will naturally ...

September 06, 2018

A Day in the Life of Lisa Davenport Designs

Interior Designer Lisa Davenport and her team at Lisa Davenport Designs (LDD) are devoted and enthusiastic users of the Studio Designer platform. With locations in Connecticut and Florida, LDD is a full-service interior design firm that pays ...

August 16, 2018

How House of Funk Uses Studio Designer

Simple, simple advice, but so important for creative entrepreneurs to keep top of mind. Save your creativity for your interiors. You don’t need to make up the systems or processes from scratch. An accounting software custom-made for designers is ...