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home staging, staging homes, arranging furniture, interior redesign



1) Home Staging for Profit
  • 256 page manual of high powered basic training covering virtually everything you'll need to know mailed to your home for your personal library.
  • Set up, consultations, getting clients, marketing your business, getting free publicity, legal solutions and procedures, extensive forms, 29 page checklist for the average home and much more.
  • Written by the best selling author in the industry
  • Updated frequently
  • Business Module | Read More | Invest A La Carte

2) Do's and Don'ts in Staging and Redesign
  • 232 page manual of 101 Case Studies of actual staged and redesigned rooms mailed to your home library.
  • Learn from the failures, near failures and successes of others so you don't make the same mistakes.
  • Read Barbara's detailed critiques on each room discussed.
  • Unique one-of-a-kind training offered exclusively by Barbara Jennings, your resident expert.
  • Design Module
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3) Home Staging in Tough Times
  • 210 page manual of the most creative free or non-cash strategies for building your business and marketing your services mailed to your home for your library.
  • Strategies work best in challenging economies.
  • Fresh, innovative, powerful and practical - exclusively written by Barbara Jennings.
  • Business Module
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4) Getting Paid for Home Staging
  • 191 page manual of specific protection strategies and tactics to make sure you get paid for every staging project.
  • Helps to eliminate liability exposure and close loop holes to protect your business from those that might breach.
  • Learn how to diminish your risks and stop problems on the front end, not on the back end.
  • Mailed to your home library.
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5) Staging Portfolio Secrets
  • 260 page manual of proprietary training on how to create a powerful, creative and effective portfolio to show to prospects to help you get hired - mailed to your home library.
  • Exclusive system outlined to help you network yourself and services like a top executive.
  • Tons of photos explain details: what cameras to use, how to photograph your projects, angles to work, what NOT to do and why and much more.
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6) Staging Luxurious Homes
  • 232 page manual of advanced training mailed to your home library.
  • Teaches you how to specialize in staging luxury homes in your local market in the upscale neighborhoods.
  • Learn to think like the rich and famous so they can relate to you and refer you to their wealthy friends.
  • Discover how to find, attract and sell to the wealthy to maximize your profits and build a strong reputation.
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7) Home Staging for Yourself Check List
  • One 105 page checklist booklet, professionally printed and mailed to your home.
  • The most thorough check list for staging a home you'll find anywhere.
  • Covers all of the common areas of a home, both inside and outside.
  • Eliminates the need for other documents and makes doing a staging consultation super, super easy and quick.
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8) Rearrange It!
  • 176 page manual on the basics of starting and growing a successful interior REdesign business to coordinate with your staging business - mailed to your home for your library.
  • Covers start up, set up, marketing, promotions, legal solutions, the secrets of hanging art and color trends info, forms and basic furniture arrangement configurations you'll need to know to arrange furniture - and much more.
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9) Advanced Redesign
  • 200 page manual of advanced training mailed to your home.
  • Learn how to incorporate other related products and services into your business to maximize your profits and build a six figure income in redesign.
  • Use back-end products and services the right way.
  • Another exclusive guide by Barbara Jennings.
  • Business Module | Read More | Invest USA
10) Wall Groupings! Secrets of Displaying Your Art & Photos Manual
  • 148 page manual of exclusive training on how to create beautiful and elaborate wall groupings - all mailed to you.
  • One-of-a-kind training created by Barbara Jennings.
  • Learn from simple ways of hanging art to complex floor to ceiling groupings.
  • Section on how to hang art also included.
  • Plenty of illustrations and handy tips.
  • Over 63 photos of current successful wall groupings by designers all across the nation.
  • Design Module | Read More | Invest USA
11) Decor Secrets Revealed
  • The original downloadable ebook that started it all. Barbara's exclusive training guide on the professional secrets and techniques interior designers use to arrange furniture and accessories.
  • 25 easy to read chapters you download to your computer devoted exclusively to furniture and accessory arrangement design. Not printable.
  • Over 600 color photos to illustrate what you'll be learning.
  • Barbara is the West Coast pioneer in interior redesign techniques since 1983. Learn from the best!
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12) Great Parties!  Great Homes!
  • Downloadable ebook highlighting tips on decorating tablescapes, floral arrangements and other tips and training on decorating for social events.
  • Loads of pictures. Not printable.
  • Exclusive networking tips to help you grow your business.
  • Design Module | Read More | Invest Now
13) Flower Power
  • 180 page printable PDF ebook.
  • Learn from an expert in floral arrangements.
  • Add flower arranging to your skill set to maximize your profits when staging or redesigning a home.
  • Includes a few photos but mostly black and white illustrations.
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14) REDESIGN TECHNIQUES AND TIPS
  • Multiple white papers showing and explaining actual redesign and/or staging projects, the problems encountered and the solutions used.
  • Quick and easy staging and redesign examples.
  • Training on how to professionally arrange shelves and shelf units, an area where most clients struggle.
15) INTERIOR DESIGN AND HOME STYLES
  • Study the most common home styles and learn how to recognize them instantly.
  • Learn the principles of interior design and how to create professional layouts to enhance your client's home.
  • Strengthen your knowledge and expertise in color issues.
16) COLOR TRENDS REPORT AND MORE
  • Get the latest color trends to help you give consultations on color and stay abreast of what's happening.
  • Learn about color palettes and what colors blend together and why.
  • Know how to choose paint for your clients.
17) ARRANGING FURNITURE
  • Learn the most common furniture configurations.
  • Walk into any room and know how to solve the arrangement problems and bring real solutions.
  • Learn how to examine, evaluate, identify and observe correctly and you should never be stuck on a project.
18) BRANDING YOUR BUSINESS
  • Sample introductory and referral generating letters. Letters should be written in your style but we'll give you samples you can adapt at will.
  • 10 Dynamic Marketing Gems. Learn how to create them and grab attention and generate curiosity about your services.
  • Marketing your business with email. Learn how to market and promote via email. Learn the secrets to getting your emails opened and read.
  • Six powerful ways to approach prospects. Never be afraid to approach someone again. These sure-fire strategies work.
  • Get and keep plenty of prospects at all times.
  • Examples of powerful message branding. Get our examples and use them verbatim or to spark your own creativity.
19) BUILDING YOUR BUSINESS
  • 4 secrets to getting people talking about you. Short scripts guaranteed to create immediate interest in you and your services. Use them any time, any place, with any one. Just don't share them with the competition.
  • 5 samples of strategic tactics for today's marketing and promotional materials. Adapt them to suit your needs.
  • Tactics and strategies for growing your business in a down market. Basic and advanced ideas.
20) START UP STATIONERY
  • 50 gorgeous home staging marketing postcards.
  • 50 beautiful interior redesign marketing postcards.
  • Access to national discount printer for all your stationery needs: business cards, postcards, letterhead, envelopes, labels and more.
21) FURNITURE MOVING SET
  • Set of 4 heavy duty carpet slides.
  • Set of 4 heavy duty hard floor slides.
  • Steel furniture lifter has been discontinued. Sorry.
  • This is the set every stager or redesigner should have at their fingertips. Save your back from over strain.
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22) ORGANIZATIONAL FOLDERS
  • Set of 3 organizational folders to help you manage your printed materials or to use to store contracts or other printed matter you might give to a client.
23) GUARANTEED CERTIFICATION
  • Ability to earn the CSS and CRS designations, our highly coveted and respected emblems to use in your marketing.
  • Passage is guaranteed but candidate must work for it and follow the instructions given.
  • Certification of Achievement awarded when requirements are fulfilled. Signed personally by Barbara Jennings.
24) PERSONALIZED WEBSITE
  • Choose your own URL.
  • A 7-page brochure website with a personalized domain name of your choosing.
  • Domain hosted by the Academy for one year at no additional charge; renewable thereafter for modest fee.
  • Many styles to choose from. Student must create own copy for website however images are provided.
  • No contracts. No minimums. No time limits to set it up.
25) SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION
  • Your own fast loading website will be search engine optimized so, given time, will be found by local searchers on the major search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo.
26) NEARLY 100 HOW TO VIDEOS
  • Huge variety of musical slideshow videos featuring the work of other students.
  • How-to videos on a wide assortment of topics.
  • Audio on-demand training as well. 
27) SLIDESHOWS ON CD
  • 1 Home Staging Musical Slideshow (121 slides)
  • 1 Home Staging Powerpoint Slideshow with script
  • 1 Interior Redesign Musical Slideshow (140 slides)
  • 1 Interior Redesign Powerpoint Slideshow with script
  • Use these slideshows to market your services one-to-one or in front of a group of consumers or agents.
28) TWO DIRECTORY LISTINGS
  • Lifetime listings in two dynamic online directories hosted by the Academy of Staging and Redesign. No renewal fees ever like others charge.
  • Preferred listing under your city and state (or province)
  • Preferred listings to students who purchase a course.
  • Distinguished listings to students who complete certification.
  • Include links to one-minute videos of student's work upon completion of certification. Hosted indefinitely.
29) DISCOUNTS JUST FOR STUDENTS
  • Huge list of vendors offering discounts or special deals to students and professionals alike.
  • Wide assortment of products and services related to home staging and redesign.
  • Commissionable sales opportunities.
30) YOUR PERSONALIZED VIDEO
  • Upon completion of certification, you will receive a professional one minute slideshow video with a soft sell message geared to touch the heart of viewers. Video will feature the best images from the student's portfolio.
  • Videos are featured on our website indefinitely.
  • Links from directory listings take visitors to your video.
  • Full contact information included with your video.
31) FORMS GALORE
  • Over 600 on demand downloadable and printable business letter templates. Professionally written with legal terms. Completely adaptable for any business purpose.
  • Permission to copy and use the many forms in the back of Barbara's books.
  • Sample contract terminology for renting furnishings.
32) POWER WORDS
  • Effective buzz words and phrases unique to the industry.
  • Words that generate interest and action.
  • Learn how to sprinkle terminology throughout your interactions to create stronger professional posture.
  • List of over 500 potential business names.
33) SOCIAL MEDIA TIPS
  • 398 places you can promote your services for free delivered on an Excel spreadsheet (worth $400 by itself).
  • The top social media sites and how to access them.
  • How to build your personal blog.
34) MOUSE WORLD
  • 35 places to list your business online.
  • Access to 45 blogging directories.
  • Social network populated primarily by real estate agents and other home stagers.
35) HOME OFFICE SET UP
  • 15 pages of tips on setting up a home office.
  • How to arrange your office.
  • What supplies you'll need.
  • Multiple simple organizational marketing tactics.
  • Insider secrets that are simple to execute.
36) PRIVATE TRAINING SITE
  • Online access to our exclusive and private training website with hundreds of pages of additional tips, strategies, tactics and ideas to grow your business.
  • A huge section on design aspects to strengthen your skill set.
  • Over 600 on demand, downloadable documents and business letters.
  • White papers on wide variety of subjects pertaining to business and interior design subjects.
  • Articles galore.
  • 100% lifetime access; no annual or monthly fees like others charge. Pay one course fee - keep everything forever at no additional charge.
37) LEGAL ISSUES YOU SHOULD CONSIDER
  • Insider tips on legal and insurance providers, services and memberships available.
  • Medical needs sharing opportunities to avoid high priced medical insurance.
  • Exclusive discounts to Barbara's CPA for all your tax reporting needs. Mention Barbara to get the discount.
  • Get help with securing a C-Corp, S-Corp, LLC or Sole Proprietorship. If you don't know what those are, you need this service badly.
  • Cost saving tips to reduce business expenses that accumulate over time.
  • Measurable, impacting and quantifiable savings.
38) UNTANGLING THE PRICING PUZZLE
  • Step by step analysis of what to do on consultations when actually staging a home.
  • Pricing guidelines and methodologies for professional stagers.
  • Step by step analysis of what to do on consultations when redesigning a home.
  • Pricing guidelines for offering a redesign service.
39) REAL ESTATE GLOSSARY AND LIBRARY
  • Extensive glossary of real estate terminology so you can speak with confidence and better understand real estate contracts, contractors, appraisers and vendors.
40) USING STATISTICS TO YOUR ADVANTAGE
  • Plenty of powerful statistics on the probable advantages of offering home staging statistics gathered from across the nation by reliable sources.
  • Staging statistics help you convince agents and sellers that staging works. Use the stories of others until you get your own.
  • Option to purchase statistical marketing portfolio exclusively created by the Academy.
41) TO-DO LISTS
  • Multiple to-do lists on a variety of topics, including how to set up your business, what tools to acquire, questions to ask agents, questions to ask homeowners, fast track success methods, cleaning instructions and more.
  • Extensive training on business philosophy and how to take your business into a six figure business.
42) FREE BONUSES
  • Large variety of bonus materials, downloadable from website or private training site as per explained in the detailed pages of each course.
43) SUPPORT, ADVICE AND MENTORING
  • On-going free advice, ideas, tips and strategies.
  • Three monthly newsletters: two on design issues and one on business building issues delivered to your inbox.
  • Free email access to Barbara and her staff for support or advice or just to exchange ideas and thoughts.
  • Open invitation to be friends with Barbara on FaceBook. Search for Barbara Cole Jennings and request to be a friend.
44) 45 DAYS OF PERSONALIZED MENTORING
  • Our expert in marketing and public relations will work personally with you for 45 days (via email and phone) to help you create a strong marketing plan and get things rolling. She will act as your private mentor to help take the fears and uncertainties out of starting your business. Begin with her when you feel ready. This service not available as a stand alone service; included only in the Platinum course.
  • Marketing Module
45) ARRANGE YOUR STUFF WORKBOOK
  • 189 page comb bound workbook mailed to your home.
  • Provides multiple ideas on how to arrange a room using the same furnishings so you learn to think beyond the obvious.
  • Many students carry this workbook in their car on appointments so they're never stuck without a potential solution to any room.
  • Platinum Design Module | Read More | Buy A La Carte
46) EFFECTIVE EMAIL CAMPAIGNS
  • How to write strong email subject lines that get your mail opened and read.
  • How to write compelling email promotions to build your clientele for free.
  • Mistakes to avoid when marketing via email.