Episodes

Designing A Mentorship

This week Rebecca + Shaun are diving into mentor relationships. They dish on what makes a good mentor, and most importantly what makes a good mentee. And it’s not just asking “Can I pick your brain?” Guiding others can be a great way to invest in the design community. Questions/comments? Email us at hello@hotyoungdesignersclub.com Follow …

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How We Got Started

It’s the 1st birthday of the HYDC! This week Rebecca and Shaun are celebrating by taking you back to their beginnings and how they started their businesses. They share their education paths, what they invested to launch, and how they got their first projects. Questions/comments? Email us at hello@hotyoungdesignersclub.com Follow Rebecca Instagram + Website   …

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The Hotline Is Open

This week we’re taking your real life questions on topics like how to handle contractors and what to do when clients take credit for your work. There’s even a not-so-hot kitchen counter dilemma. We opened the hotlines for all of your design agonies in this WWHYDD? episode. Questions/comments? Email us at hello@hotyoungdesignersclub.com Follow Rebecca Instagram …

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Outsource Game Strong

This week the Hot Young Designers are sharing how they outsource tasks in their business and home life. If you’ve been feeling overwhelmed, it’s probably time to delegate tasks. And growing your business doesn’t just mean hiring permanent employees – it’s time to stop that “I can do it all myself” life! Questions/comments? Email us at …

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Red Flag Alert!

This week the Hot Young Designers roll through their list of red flags for projects and clients. Chances are that you’ve heard some of them before: “I just need a few pieces”, “I really have an eye for design”, or “I have a few edits for your contract”. You might have been fooled once, but …

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Our Favorite Mistakes

This week the Hot Young Designers are channeling Sheryl Crow and sharing their favorite mistakes. They’ve both been in business for 3 years and saying they’ve learned a few things is an understatement. They want to help you avoid the bookkeeping, project management, and potential client pitfalls they experienced. Here’s a big one – always …

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This Little Hottie Went To Market

This week the Hot Young Designers are taking you to market because if you’ve never been, you’re missing out. They’re sharing their market planning advice, survival techniques, and the most important part – what to wear. They even share their top questions for trade vendors. You might just catch them at Vegas and HighPoint this …

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Unf*ck Your Biz With Braden Drake

This week the Hot Young Designers welcome Braden Drake – your new GBF and a licensed attorney and tax professional. If you’re thinking this is going to be boring, trust that it’s anything but! Braden educates creative business owners with his courses, mastermind groups, and his podcast – Unfuck Your Biz. On this episode he’s …

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