By: Mardi Dover
An interactive course that provides a practical and tested foundation for starting, growing, and maintaining a successful landscape design business.
A Course Designed for:
Students and recent graduates of design programs
Garden and landscape designers
Current designers who are experiencing overwhelm
Creative entrepreneurs who want to grow their business
Designers who are ready to launch their own firm
The Course Overview:
Week 1 - Creating Processes: Systems that will save you.
Week 2 - Defining your Business: The what, who, how, where and why?
Week 3 - The Workday: Schedules, time blocks, tracking work.
Week 4 - The Design Proposal: What to include, determining pricing, invoicing.
Week 5 - Clients: Evaluating fit, maintaining engagement, red flags.
Week 6 - Business Framework: Structure, licenses, insurance, accounting.
Week 7 - Creativity: Making time for design work and inspiration.
Week 8 - Staying Motivated and Passionate: Dealing with overwhelm.