SO YOU’RE A BRILLIANT DESIGNER . . . BUT CAN YOU RUN A BUSINESS?
Polly Williams, founder of the unique design consultancy Camberyard, is here to offer bespoke interior design business advice to creative professionals across the industry.
- Launching new brands
- Streamlining and expanding your current business
- Mentoring designers
- PR, marketing and events
- Networking and brand partnerships
- Trade and retail shows
- Social media strategy
- Making introductions within the industry
You can choose from our range of packages:
Talking it over
Your business development plan and follow-up phone consultation
Your marketing plan and follow-up phone consultation
Your social media plan and follow-up phone consultation
A guide to freelancing in the interior design world
Building the foundations of your interior design business
Strengthening the foundations of your interior design business
How to become a successful interior designer
Are you a design student or graduate trying to plan your next steps?
Networking and making connections. Taking your business to the next level
THE BUSINESS NEEDS PLAN Talking it over
A one-hour telephone consultation, to reach a focused overview of your immediate marketing and business needs. You will receive next steps, ideas and access to Camberyard’s black book of the best companies, which can help you realise your business needs and goals.
THE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT PLAN Your business development plan and follow-up phone consultation
Following a one-hour personal consultation, you will receive your tailor-made business development action plan, detailing how you can streamline and develop your current business and USP. Six months later, you'll receive a 30-minute follow-up telephone consultation, to review your company's progress. We will discuss all areas of your existing business, to see how you can expand, focus and grow within the interiors industry.
THE MARKETING ACTION PLAN Your marketing plan and follow-up phone consultation
Following a one-hour personal consultation, you will receive a tailor-made marketing action plan discussing your interior design business needs. Six months from your initial consultation, we provide a 30-minute follow-up telephone consultation to review your company’s progress.
THE SOCIAL MEDIA ACTION PLAN YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PLAN AND FOLLOW-UP PHONE CONSULTATION
Following a one-hour personal consultation, you will receive your bespoke Social Media Action Plan. It will outline your interior design business needs, focusing on your studio’s USP and website messaging, upcoming events and shows. It will also discuss how to reach your target clientele, maximise visibility and grow brand awareness to increase revenue and coverage. Six months from your initial consultation, we provide a 30-minute follow-up telephone conversation, to review your company's progress.
The Freelancer Plan A guide to freelancing in the interior design world
A bespoke service for freelancers who wish to work within the interiors sector but are unsure how to get a foothold in the industry. In this one hour consultation, you will learn about the essential elements to becoming a successful freelancer including a review of your CV and portfolio. The plan is also for freelancers who offer services to interior designers via technical support such as AutoCAD, Revit and 3D Visualisations.
THE COMPANY LAUNCH PLAN Building the foundations of your interior design business
A service for prospective clients who need advice on everything it takes to launch an interior design company. You will receive a tailor-made action plan delivered personally in a two-hour consultation, we’ll show you how to implement immediate next steps and give you access to Camberyard’s little black book of contacts. Six months from your initial consultation, we provide a 30-minute follow-up telephone consultation to review your company’s progress.
THE COMPANY RE-LAUNCH PLAN Strengthening the foundations of your interior design business
An advisory service for established clients, focussing on how to streamline and grow your existing business; exploring USP, fee negotiation, presentation skills and how to connect and engage with your audience.
During a one-to-one consultation you will receive a tailor-made action plan, detailing how to implement your next steps. You’ll also have access to Camberyard’s little black book of contacts – after six months we provide a 30-minute follow-up telephone consultation, to review your company’s progress.
THE CAREER CHANGE PLAN HOW TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL INTERIOR DESIGNER
Do you have a passion for interior design and dream of turning your passion into a career? This service is for anyone who wishes to transition into the interiors industry and doesn’t know where to start.
We can advise you on what it takes to become successful in the industry, showing you the next steps and giving you access to Camberyard’s little black book of contacts. Six months from initial consultation we will provide a 30-minute follow-up telephone call to review your career progression.
THE CAREER ACTION PLAN ARE YOU A DESIGN STUDENT OR GRADUATE TRYING TO PLAN YOUR NEXT STEPS?
If you are studying interior design, preparing to graduate or have recently graduated, we can help you decide your next move. This service will help establish the foundations of your design career, covering all aspects and areas within the industry.
We can advise on your CV, portfolio presentation and presentation skills. We also review how to build your dream career, expanding on the key skills learnt on your courses. We’ll show you the next steps to take and give you access to Camberyard’s little black book of contacts.
THE MENTORING PLAN Networking and making connections: taking your business to the next level.
A three-month commitment, you will receive a monthly one-to-one consultation and on-demand access to the Designers’ Advisor. To help develop your business, we will connect you with unique marketing, collaboration and PR opportunities, as well as recommend other ways to promote and develop your products and services.
From £250 each (£750 total)