Virtual Educational Series

    Join IDS for our Virtual Educational Series! All webinars will be hosted on Zoom, and you must register using the links below.

    Tuesday, March 24th, 4:00 - 5:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Nancy Ganzekaufer

    Topic: What You Can do Now to Stay Focused and Keep Your Business Active



    Thursday, March 26th, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Brad Clinard

    Topic: Financial Design and Navigating Times of Uncertainty

    In this webinar, Brad will provide an overview of how Financial Design can empower you as a successful interior designer. His passion is helping designers work towards viewing money as an abundant resource that can be approachable and even fun. However, with the challenges we are facing, he will also share some insight on navigating uncertainty and provide insight about potential impacts of the coronavirus including the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. He will be sharing a resource for IDS members to gain clarity on their investments and provide thoughts on how to survive an economic recession.

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    Tuesday, March 31st, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Debra Scarpa and Ashley Blaesing 

    Topic: 7 Digital Changes to Help Your Business Survive and Be Better Than Before

    In this webinar, Home Designer Marketing will uncover 7 action items for you to move your business online and survive during this crisis. Including: online meeting software tips, messaging in social media posts, ideas for building up your content calendar, live videos, file storage and project sharing, and how to audit your online presence. We’ll also include a couple of workbooks to take with you to help get you started. Our hope for this webinar is for you to leave with at least 1 thing you can do immediately to help your business survive and be better than it was before.



    Wednesday, April 1st, 5:00 - 6:15 pm EST

    Topic: Special edition of The John Tudisco Happy Hour with Stacy Garcia & Allison Eden

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    Thursday, April 2nd, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Michelle Lynne

    Topic: Managing Your Players From a Distance



    Tuesday, April 7th, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

    The Interior Design Society is a partner of the Mydoma Studio 19 Hours design conference and is sponsoring the event on April 7th at 11 am EST, presented by Nancy Ganzekaufer: Selling You and the Follow Up. 

    In this webinar, Nancy will go over the three C’s of selling yourself and your business; Confidence, Consistency, and Calm. You will learn to create your “Elevator Pitch” (aka Your Business into Words), how to use the Desire Sales Formula to turn prospects into paying clients, and how overcoming objections is as easy as a H.U.G. In addition, Nancy’s tips on growing your confidence cannot be missed.

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    Tuesday, april 14th, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenters: Jenna Gaidusek, Sarah Durnez and Kelly Fridline

    Topic: eDesign 101

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    Wednesday, April 15th, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Traci Connell

    Topic: How To Get Back Up When Life Knocks You Down

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    Thursday, April 16th, 1:00 - 2:15 pm EST

    Presenter: Yian Quach

    Topic: Website Essentials to Survive an Economic Recession as an Interior Designer

    In a down economy, there are fewer projects to go around. Are you doing enough to set yourself apart? In this webinar, Yian Quach will demonstrate several specific ways to elevate your website so you can attract more of your ideal clients. Since 2015, Yian has helped over 100 interior designers from those just starting out to award-winning designers published in Architectural Digest, Luxe, and more.

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