Download our step-by-step onboarding checklist to take the guesswork out of the first 90 days. 


Find Support and Confidence. 

We all know this industry has its ups and its downs. Sometimes, it’ll drive you downright crazy! Wouldn’t it be easier if you had someone to share the crazy with? The DesignDash community does just that by connecting interior design business owners through our powerful online network. Whether you need help with a business challenge, like hiring a new designer, or if you need help with a personal matter, like taking that vacation, the DD community provides honest, authentic feedback from other firm owners you can trust.

Join the Design Dasher Network, a peer group for interior design business owners
Two interior designers working over architectural plans

What can you expect from joining the DesignDash Community


A network of your peers discussing their highs and lows in our online forum - no topics are off limits!


Communicate with the group any time you'd like - weekly and monthly discussions will be held to deep dive into specific issues


DesignDash mentors and other expert guests will solve real issues impacting our community

Gain new perspective with DesignDash mentors who will workshop your specific business challenges, leaving you feeling confident and motivated to reach your goals.

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Our professional community is for firm owners who are serious about getting real-time support and guidance


Mentor-led challenges and exercises, exclusive workshop access, and group coaching sessions will accelerate your professional growth

In our professional DesignDash community, you’ll find other creative entrepreneurs seeking advice, with a focus on scale. This is about lighting your fire with real-time accountability and unrivaled peer support.

Professional community members gain first access to our workshops and digital downloads. We will discusss this resources within the community, keeping you on track with your success plan.

Join Laura Umansky as she helps you find your next big hire.

Join us for our next workshop

Our free workshops are a great way to learn something new or refine old skills. We’re addressing the challenges facing design business owners today, from charging what you’re truly worth to building talented teams.


I learned so much!

I have never written down my yearly goals before, but the way Laura walked me through it made so much sense! I’m actually excited now to check in on my progress next quarter because I have a real plan.

Designer Laura Umansky stands in her Houston studio