Where are you based?
What areas do you serve?
What do you say when people ask you what you do?
What's your business name?
Whats the full name you use for yourself in business?
What projects are you looking to attract?
What design projects have you done?
What adjectives might you use to describe yourself as a person?
How does music fit into your life. Name some music you've listened to recently.
Who are you at the party?
In general, how would you describe your way of being with your clients?
About how many clients have you worked with?
How might you finish this sentence:
"I work a lot with..."
Name some professions of your clients
What's important to your clients? What do they value in an interior designer?
What are some reasons your clients would hire a designer?
Describe your dream client
Describe your nightmare client
What is a budget range of projects you are looking to attract?
How important do you think it is to your clients that they see your process and pricing on your website?
What services do you offer?
How do you structure your services?
Are there any services you don't offer?
How do you work?
Describe your process
What questions do you usually ask clients in the discovery phase?
Is there anything particular about the way you work, compared to other designers?
How long does a typical project take on the short end? On the long end?
Do you use digital rendering in your process? If so, what software do you use?
What's the first step toward working with you?
What's the first thing you want people to do after visiting your website?
What do you say when people ask you "what's your style"?
How might others describe your aesthetic?
Are there any particular elements/techniques commonly found in your work?
For example: Particular pieces, patterns, textures, colors, motifs...
How do art pieces fit into your work?
Describe a project you would NOT find in your portfolio.
Is there any particular way to describe your approach to designing a space?
How would you describe "bad design"
Are are there any particular pieces or techniques you would never use in interior design because you simply don't like them?
Are there any words, images, or ideas that are inspirational to you in your design?
What makes you good at what you do?
Is there anything in particular that sets you apart from other designers?
For example: something about your process, your experience, your point of view, your techniques, your resources, etc.
What’s a moment in your work you really enjoy?
What might a happy client to say to her friend about you?
PRICING YOUR WORK
Note that this may not show up on your website, but it helps me understand how to best present you as a designer.
How do you price your work?
When do you usually talk price with a client?
How does your design fee compare with your competitors?
What’s your story?
Why do you do what you do? Why did you start this company? How did you come to be where you are now?
Do you have a vision for your life?
Is there a particular reason you work the way you work?
What’s your work history?
What’s your educational history?
Is there any personal history you usually like to share with clients?
Describe your dream website
What are you bugaboos with your current website?
Are there any websites you've seen that embody in some ways what you'd like your new website to look and feel like?
Describe how you want to feel when you visit your own website.
Describe how you want others to feel when they come to your website?
How much of the essence of yourself you want reflected in your new website?
Are there any fonts you particularly like? How about colors?
Have you been formally recognized for your work?
If so, by what organizations, publications, etc
Are there any clients I could speak with briefly about what they enjoyed about working with you?
Is there anything else you think is important to know about you and your work?
Are there any particular expectations you have of me?
Is there anything you'd like me to know about how to best work with you?