Episode #0045 TPD Chats with Phyllis Harbinger the author of The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox: Checklists and Best Practices to Manage Your Workflow

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson interviews fellow interior design professional and author, Phyllis Harbinger.  Phyllis is an Interior Designer, Educator, Strategist, Speaker, and Author of the Interior Design Productivity Toolbox. She has owned and operated her award-winning boutique firm, DCI Studio, for almost 30 years. Serving the luxuryContinue reading “Episode #0045 TPD Chats with Phyllis Harbinger the author of The Interior Design Productivity Toolbox: Checklists and Best Practices to Manage Your Workflow”

Episode #0043 TPD chats with Liv Pod Creator & Interior Design Professional Lisa Kooistra

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson interviews fellow interior design professional and Liv Pod creator, Lisa Kooistra.   Crystal and Lisa discovered that they essentially have been living parallel lives with Crystal being a few years ahead of Lisa. However, there is one major difference. While Crystal’s husband is alsoContinue reading “Episode #0043 TPD chats with Liv Pod Creator & Interior Design Professional Lisa Kooistra”

Episode #0041 Women empowerment with 19th & Co.’s Christine Woodward

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson is joined by fellow interior designer Christine Woodward.  Christine is the owner of 19th & Co where she helps her clients transform their company into the next phase of growth by helping with strategy, implementation, and execution. She also has a team ofContinue reading “Episode #0041 Women empowerment with 19th & Co.’s Christine Woodward”

Episode #0035 Creating Emotional Homes and Retail Environments, with Hollis Rendleman

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson is with interior designer Hollis Rendleman.    Hollis creates an experience in the home that is purely based on how her clients want to feel when they are in their own space. She has advice for creating more soothing office spaces in the homeContinue reading “Episode #0035 Creating Emotional Homes and Retail Environments, with Hollis Rendleman”

Episode #0033 – TPD Chats with “Sales Maven” Nikki Rausch on Selling Authentically

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson with fellow podcaster and sales maven Nikki Rausch.   Nikki is an expert on sales with more than 25 years of selling to such prestigious organizations as The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Hewlett-Packard, and NASA. Nikki is dedicated to teaching entrepreneurs and smallContinue reading “Episode #0033 – TPD Chats with “Sales Maven” Nikki Rausch on Selling Authentically”

Episode #0032 – Adding Virtual Design Services with Ellen Smith

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson interviews fellow interior design professional Ellen Smith. She works in the New York and New Jersey area to help people find the perfect additions to design and decorate their homes. Ellen has discovered a way to help others find the perfect furniture for their homesContinue reading “Episode #0032 – Adding Virtual Design Services with Ellen Smith”

Episode #0031 – TPD chats with Rebecca West of Creating Your Happy Place

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson with fellow interior designer and podcast host of Creating Your Happy place, Rebecca West.  Rebecca had a multitude of jobs and experiences before stumbling upon interior design. Following her divorce, she looked around her home and decided she needed to change her space into somethingContinue reading “Episode #0031 – TPD chats with Rebecca West of Creating Your Happy Place”

Episode #0029 – Growing Your Design Business with Rebecca Hay

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson with fellow interior designer and podcaster Rebecca Hay where she has found new ways to continuously grow her design business. She is an expert at marketing. A wiz at adapting to changes in life, including what to do when a pandemic takes overContinue reading “Episode #0029 – Growing Your Design Business with Rebecca Hay”

Episode #0026 – Educating your client on the Economic Value of Furniture-there is more to it than you may think. A discussion with Renate Ruby

Featured in this week’s episode of The Productive Designer host Crystal Collinson interviews fellow interior designer and furnishings Curator Renate Ruby. Renate lives in Seattle, assisting interior designers and design enthusiasts striving to live a beautifully real life. Renate endeavors to bring wisdom and logic to others by educating people on the value Designers have. She believesContinue reading “Episode #0026 – Educating your client on the Economic Value of Furniture-there is more to it than you may think. A discussion with Renate Ruby”