Autum Branch Table Lamp at LampsPlus.comA recent New York Times article notes how the recession has impacted the interior design industry. From the article: "In a recent survey, the American Society of Interior Designers reported that 65 percent of its members said they were taking smaller projects than they once had, compared with 50 percent who said that in 2008."

Even well-known designers are changing strategy and adding new services catered to the way consumers are shopping and decorating now. If you're an interior designer, has your business model changed? Are you reaching out to customers more than you once did?

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