How to Get a Design Professional to Work For Free!
Now that we have grabbed your undivided attention, the purpose of this article is to alert Design Professionals to an alarming trend. This trend involves the inclusion of contract provisions in agreements prepared by Owners/Developers and their attorneys that force a Design Professional to work for free in the event that the Owner/ Developer unilaterally determines that there is a "dispute."
Everything In Its Place - Organization is the Key to Your Success!
Disorganization is slowly killing your business.
Missed deadlines. Unanswered phone calls. Lost clients. These issues can be avoided by having an organized office.
If you are unorganized, you look unprofessional. Clients may wonder how they can be sure they have your undivided attention if you are constantly searching for files, forgetting appointments that should have been on your calendar, or not returning phone calls because you misplaced a message.
Professional Organizer Lynette Reynolds will share tips and tricks that will help you get organized and, as importantly, STAY organized so that you are the most productive you can be each day.
In this session, Lynette will coach you on how to: create to-do lists that really work, keep in contact with clients on a regular basis, organize your calendar so you never have another missed appointment, create filing systems that work for you, organize your information digitally, and run an organized office for maximum productivity.
Lynette is President of At Your Service, a professional organizing company. She is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers.
Lynette Reynolds, President, At Your Service
Lynette Reynolds has over 15 years meeting and event planning experience with Walt Disney World and the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers and helps clients gain control of their lives by gaining control of their clutter. Lynette is also a member of the National Association of Senior Move Managers. She is a Certified Senior Move Manager and enjoys assisting seniors with the downsizing process. Lynette serves on the Executive Committee of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and volunteers with Women Playing for T.I.M.E.