Interviewing your candidate: you can’t ask that

We’ve recently had some great conversations with Members excited to be growing their teams. As they ready themselves for interviews, some Members have admitted to being a little nervous about the kinds of questions they can put to their potential employees. In...

Customise your contract with KBDi

Last year we gave you five good reasons to present a written contract to your clients. From setting out the scope to detailing the deposit, pacing out the process of your project and clearly noting additions and omissions, a comprehensive contract will make sure you...

The choices we make in our everyday

In this article, Ron Redman (Redman Training & Development) shares some food for thought about the choices we make in our every day…ChoicesEach day we are faced with choices.How we respond to these choices will determine a difficult or acceptable experience. How...

The benefits of entering industry Awards

You know you’re a good designer. You get a thrill out of transforming your clients’ homes, and they love what you do enough to tell their friends. You’re proud of your work, and would love the opportunity to show it off. But who has time for entering awards, and would...

Why mentoring makes sense

A number of Members have made the most of an all-new membership benefit in 2019, scheduling mentoring sessions with our industry experts about a range of topics.Whether you’re an all-out newbie or a long-time designer, a mentoring session may be just the tool you need...