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The social media marketing and business podcast for the interior design industry, luxury brands and the influencers and creatives who serve them. Hosted by interior design and social media pro, Darla Powell.

The social media marketing and business podcast for the interior design industry, luxury brands and the influencers and creatives who serve them. Hosted by interior design and social media pro, Darla Powell.

Location:

United States

Description:

The social media marketing and business podcast for the interior design industry, luxury brands and the influencers and creatives who serve them. Hosted by interior design and social media pro, Darla Powell.

Language:

English

Contact:

305-205-4356


Episodes

Here’s How to Convert Your Expertise to a Money-Making Consulting Business with Laura Meyer - Episode 216

5/12/2021
Do you know how to do something so well that people are asking you to coach them? Have you thought about starting a coaching business? How do you convert your expertise to real dollars in your pocket? The truth is that people don’t talk about how to become a consultant. Being a consultant can give you a great lifestyle, a great profit margin, and allows you to work part-time hours. You also get to make a huge difference with the people you’re serving and help them make transformations at a...

Duration:00:36:19

How to Hire—So You Don’t Have to Fire [with Colleen Baader] - Episode 215

5/5/2021
How do you hire the right people so you don’t find yourself letting someone go six months down the road? Do you hire for your weakness or hire someone that fits in with the culture? So much goes into hiring the right person. So in this episode of Wingnut Social, Colleen Baader joins Darla to share how she hires for her design firm. Colleen Baader has been an interior designer for 27 years primarily focusing on commercial design. Seven years ago she started Vertical Interior Design focused...

Duration:00:34:42

Transform Your Business with Powerful Self-Talk [Roy Redd] - Episode 214

4/28/2021
After a seminar that changed his life, Roy Redd started a small CPR business that he grew to six-figures over the next year. So he wrote his first book, “The Success Magnet.” During the launch of that book, he got a DM from Casey Trujeque, who asked if his methods worked for athletes. So Casey flew him out to Portland Oregon to work with an athlete. He was able to turn that athlete around with his methods. How? How did changing his self-talk change his game? Learn more in this episode of...

Duration:00:34:56

Lauren Brown's Wins, Losses, and Lessons Learned - Episode 213

4/21/2021
Lauren Brown launched her design business at age 65—right before the Coronavirus reared its ugly head. In this episode of Wingnut Social, Lauren shares what she had to do to pivot, the marketing that she’s found success with, and what you should and shouldn’t do. Ready to learn from her years of experience? Don’t miss it! What You’ll Hear On This Episode of Wingnut Social Connect with Lauren Brown WebsiteInstagramFacebook Resources & People Mentioned Episode #131Scarlet Thread...

Duration:00:47:25

How to Convert Discovery Calls to Clients with Nikki Rausch - Episode 212

4/14/2021
According to Nikki Rausch, the objective of a discovery call is to identify whether or not you’re talking to a potential client. How do you determine that? How can you ask the right questions and move them to the next step in the process? How do you close a discovery call with a new client? Nikki shares her strategy in this episode of the Wingnut Social podcast! What You’ll Hear On This Episode of Wingnut Social Connect with Nikki Rausch WebsitePodcastThe Selling Staircasefree ebook...

Duration:00:45:39

Digital Product Libraries = The Way of the Future according to Rex Rogosch - Episode 211

3/3/2021
Are physical product libraries dying out? Are they even necessary? Are digital product libraries becoming the way of the future? Rex Rogosch—Darla Powell Interiors’ very own Creative Director—shares where he thinks the space is moving. If you need some tips and tricks to start building your own digital product library, don’t miss this episode of Wingnut Social! What You’ll Hear On This Episode of Wingnut Social Connect with Rex Rogosch Darla Powell InteriorsLinkedIn Resources & People...

Duration:00:36:25

The Science Behind Intuition with Sunil Godse - Episode 210

2/24/2021
What is intuition? Is it the same thing as a gut feeling? Is intuition the same for everyone? After making a series of bad decisions that led to the death of a friend, Sunil Godse spent thousands of hours researching how to help people stop making poor decisions by sharpening their intuition. Intuitionology was born. In this episode of Wingnut Social, Sunil talks about how to define intuition, the science of intuition, the four intuitive hurdles, and the four types of intuition. Whew. The...

Duration:00:52:20

Want to Become a Thought Leader? Here’s How [Carol Cox Shares] - Episode 209

2/17/2021
How do you become a thought leader? Is there any benefit to your bottom line? In this episode of the Wingnut Social podcast, Carol Cox shares how you can become a thought leader in your space. She covers the definition of a thought leader, the power of sharing personal experiences, and how to speak your brand with her VOICE method. Don’t miss it! Carol Cox is the founder of Speaking Your Brand®, a coaching and training company that helps high-performing, purpose-driven women entrepreneurs...

Duration:00:43:56

[Replay] Betsy Helmuth’s Guide to 10x Your Influence - Episode 208

2/10/2021
Things are crazy in the Wingnut world, so this episode is a throwback to a popular episode: Betsy Helmuth’s Guide to 10x Your Influence. If you missed it the first time—don't miss it this time! Betsy Helmuth joins Darla in this episode to share exactly how she broadened her reach and got local and national exposure—and how you can too. Check it out!

Duration:00:40:40

Sean Castrina Shares Why You Should Never Say “No” to a “Yes” - Episode 207

2/3/2021
Why should you never say “no” to a small project? How can you walk away without leaving money on the table? In this episode of Wingnut Social, Sean Castrina shares how he lands the clients and projects he wants—which means saying a lot of “yes.” If you’re ready to level-up your business, don’t miss this episode. Sean Castrina is a serial entrepreneur, having started more than 20 companies over the last 20 years, and still seeks to launch a new venture annually. He is the author of 8...

Duration:00:49:10

How to Write Email Campaigns that DON’T Suck [with Abbi Perets] - Episode 206

1/27/2021
How many of you swipe and delete emails without giving them a second glance—but expect your mailing list to read yours? How do you write email sequences that don’t get immediately trashed? The founder of Successful Freelance Mom—and email sequence genius—Abbi Perets shares her secret sauce in this episode of Wingnut Social (HINT: It’s NOT about a killer subject line). What You’ll Hear On This Episode of Wingnut Social Connect with Abbi Perets Successful Freelance MomLinkedInInstagram...

Duration:00:42:32

Wendy Woloshchuk’s Time Blocking Tips for Designers - Episode 205

1/20/2021
Are you familiar with the concept of time blocking? Will it make you more productive and efficient with your time? Or are you set in your ways and happy with your current routine? Wendy Woloschuk knows that blocking her time makes her more efficient. In this episode, she shares her tips and tricks for optimal time-blocking success. After all, time is money—how much are you wasting? Wendy Woloshchuk is the owner of Details Interiors. In addition to running a busy design firm, Wendy is a...

Duration:00:36:02

Richard Tarity Shares Why Now is THE Time to Embrace eDesign - Episode 204

1/15/2021
Should you add eDesign to your portfolio—if you haven’t already? 2020 was a hot year to embrace eDesign. If you haven’t already jumped on the bandwagon, Richard Tarity shares WHY you need to in this special bonus episode of the Wingnut Social podcast. He also shares how Foyr is changing eDesign with its groundbreaking capabilities. Richard Tarity has been a technology thought leader for over two decades. He is a self-proclaimed serial entrepreneur and the President of North America for...

Duration:00:35:10

Jessica Harling's Genius Hiring Process for Small Businesses - Episode 203

1/13/2021
How do you make your first hire? What processes should you have in place to avoid making mistakes? Should you simplify the process and use a recruiting agency? Jessica Harling shares her expertise in hiring in this episode of Wingnut Social! If you’re running a small business ready for growth, do not miss this practical and oh so important episode. Jessica Harling is a 4th-generation window treatment specialist and founder of Behind the Design. She is a leading expert in employee engagement...

Duration:00:50:03

The Design World Hot Topic: Free Design Consultations [Sandra Funk Replay] - Episode 202

1/6/2021
Do you charge for a design consultation? Or do you offer it free-of-cost? Does a free consultation go against everything you believe in? This widely-debated highly-controversial topic is THE topic of conversation of late, which is why Darla chose to replay this amazing episode with Sandra Funk. Sandra has been in business for 20+ years. In those 20 years, Sandra has NEVER charged for design consultations. Darla and Natalie stopped charging for consultations as a beta-test—and decided to...

Duration:00:39:02

How to Use Influencers to GROW Your Business - Episode 201

12/30/2020
How do you use influencers to grow your business? How do you tap into your local influencer market? How do you nail down your value proposition to decide what influencer is THE best fit for your business? Darla has talked about how to become an influencer in your space. Now, it’s time to flip the script and learn how to partner with someone to build your brand awareness. Eric Dahan joins Darla in this episode of Wingnut Social to share his expertise in the space. Check it out! Eric Dahan...

Duration:00:46:30

Happy Holidays from Wingnut Social! – Episode 200

12/23/2020
2020 has been a difficult year for much of the world. Darla has faced her own share of personal difficulties throughout the year. But she always falls back on this bible verse: “Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?” – Matthew 6:26 Whenever Darla feels like she can’t get through the struggle or overcome the hurdles she’s facing, she thinks of that verse. She just lets...

Duration:00:17:39

Jeff Harry: Why You Need to Infuse More Play in Your Day - Episode 199

12/16/2020
Jeff Harry defines play as “Any joyful act where you are fully present in the moment. It has no purpose or result.” You are fully in love with what is actually happening. Your play moments are the best moments of your life when you feel most alive. You are in flow. What is the work where you forget about time? How much of that work do you do on a given day? Jeff shares that identifying the work that you LOVE to do and increasing it by even just 1–2% has a ripple effect. Play can make you...

Duration:01:01:26

Betsy Helmuth’s Guide to 10x Your Influence - Episode 198

12/9/2020
How do you broaden your influence? How do you get exposure with local and national media? Where do you start? Betsy Helmuth joins this episode of the Wingnut Social podcast to share exactly how she broadened her reach—and how you can too. If you’re ready to 10x your influence, this is the episode for you. Betsy is the owner of Affordable Interior Design and a nationally celebrated interior designer. She can transform modest spaces into beautiful environments—on a budget. She’s appeared on...

Duration:00:40:40

Social Media Copyright Guidelines: How to Protect Your Content with Jamie Lieberman - Episode 197

12/2/2020
Do you share other people’s content on social media? Are you familiar with social media copyright guidelines? Do you know how to protect your own work if the situation arises? Jamie Lieberman shares her expertise on the legality of all things social media in this episode of Wingnut Social. To learn more about the basics of copyright law, handling inspiration posts, getting bland collaborations, and protecting your content—listen now! Jamie Lieberman is the owner and founder of Hashtag Legal...

Duration:00:38:49