Speaking at ASID/IIDA WI Student Career Day

March 8th, 2015 No Comments

I remember attending the WI Student Career Day as a student. Feeling shy and not entirely sure of my destiny, I signed up in hopes to get a clearer idea of my career options post graduation, to get exposure to professionals I would normally have no chance of hearing or even meeting, to get energized about my future. It was an experience I remember to this day. read more

The Brand of You for Interior Designers

November 24th, 2014 No Comments

As an interior design graduate, you must not only focus on showcasing your creativity and skill in a unique and engaging format, but also creating a network of professionals to help you jump start your career. In this presentation, we address the basics of personal branding, networking and digital design portfolios for interior designers. read more

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

Amazing experience at ASID GoPRO/NYC

September 24th, 2014 No Comments

Jenny Rebholz and I started to collaborate with ASID National on the content and our participation in the GoPRO/NYC event back in June. I can’t believe that it is the end of September already. GoPRO/NYC has come and gone, but it left us with amazing, life-changing memories. read more

Aga Artka and Jenny Schrank to speak at ASID’s GoPRO/NYC

September 2nd, 2014 No Comments

It’s been a while since we embarked on the book writing journey. We started in January of 2013, and just finished the manuscript last month. During the 18 months of this project that we are deeply committed to and hugely passionate about, people started to notice our efforts. And we couldn’t be more honored. read more

Career advice for interior design students

February 10th, 2014 No Comments

Congratulations. You have chosen one of the most fun and rewarding careers on the planet. Jenny Schrank and I are super passionate about interior design, and we want to show you how you can take advantage of your differentiating skills, your brand, and your network to set yourself apart from the sea of students entering the market. read more

Biz Book Club “Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook”

January 5th, 2014 No Comments

Practically every day, it seems, a new social media platform is born. And you must wonder, just like I do, which ones actually matter. If you read any of my book reviews like “Crush it”, “The Thank You Economy”, you probably noticed that I have a slight “crush” on Gary Vaynerchuk. No, not in a romantic way, but more professional. His passion toward his work, family and life is unmatched. And I love it! read more