What you can do with a degree in interior design

November 3rd, 2014 No Comments

I take it as a challenge and an honor when I get invited to a school to talk about my career path. I want to be able to bring valuable information to the students, inspire them and show them the endless possibilities that an education in interior design offers. read more

Featured in M Magazine

September 5th, 2013 No Comments

When I moved to the United States (over a decade ago), I didn’t have a plan. All I knew was that I needed to give myself a better start, a chance to succeed, which I just couldn’t envision in Poland. read more

21 Things I want to do in 2013

February 1st, 2013 3 Comments

Is that too much?!

21 things I want to do in 2013? Not really. If they are specific enough, I would hope an entire year is enough time to complete a short list of 21 things. read more

#21 of 21 Things I want to do in 2013

January 21st, 2013 1 Comment

#21 Make year 5 the best yet!

Today is not an ordinary day. Today, my business celebrates 4 years in existence, and I celebrate my Name Day. Yes,  four years ago today, I chose to take my interior design career down the unsafe, risky and bumpy path of entrepreneurship. And despite much skepticism from the world around, I’m still here , and doing fine. read more

#20 of 21 Things I want to do in 2013

January 20th, 2013 2 Comments

#20…and always ship.

Back to Seth Godin. In his recent writings, Godin emphasizes the importance of completing what you started, otherwise referred to as “shipping“. Seth says there are two types of people: those who are afraid of starting (because of even greater fear of not-finishing), and those who start (like me), but then lack motivation to finish. read more

#19 of 21 Things I want to do in 2013

January 19th, 2013 No Comments

#19 Keep pushing.

“Persist to exist” always lingers in my mind. With the current over-saturation of solo-entrepreneurs, interior design consultants and self-employed creatives, and the ease in which one can utilize the social media to build a buzz and a powerful following around them, if you want to get anyway, you just have to keep pushing. read more

#18 of 21 Things I want to do in 2013

January 18th, 2013 1 Comment

#18 Say no sometimes. It’s good for you.

One of the easiest business advise you will ever receive is to learn when to say “no”. You don’t have to take every client that comes your way. You don’t have to help every person that asks for your help. You certainly don’t have to sacrifice your personal or family time for work. read more