Professional Development

Below, please find some helpful resources from our recent professional development programs, including recordings and handouts.

Don’t miss our upcoming professional development programs! View our full calendar. 

Pretty With A Purpose: The Art & Science of Artwork Selection

Presented by Anne Strickland, Great American Art | December 8, 2022 | CEU Blitz Day, Luncheon, and Annual Meeting

View the Presentation Slides Here

Designing with Tile

Presented by Olga Perez, Porcelanosa | December 8, 2022 | CEU Blitz Day, Luncheon, and Annual Meeting

View the Presentation Slides Here

Gaming the System: Your Guide to Social Media 

Presented by Alex Camelio  | September 15, 2022

View Presentation Recording Here
Gaming the System Slides

To learn about Instagram Hashtags, view this article. Alex is not affiliated with this site but he uses and recommends options 1, 2, and 3 of the 6.

Flame Retardants in Home Furnishings: What They Are, How They Got There 

Presented by Bary Cik  | May 5, 2022

View Presentation Recording Here

The Social Dilemma: Success, Validation, and Growth Outside of Social Media

Presented by Natalia Mirabito | April 14, 2022

View the Presentation Recording  Here

Creating a Plan to Make 2022 Your Best Business Year Yet 

Presented by Justine Clay | January 2022

View the Presentation Slides Here

Thinking of Taking the NCIDQ Exam? 

Check out the “Next Level with NCIDQ” presentation from January 2022

Watch Webinar Here!

Learn more about the application process. 

Learn more about studying for the NCIDQ exam. 


Navigating the Nuances and Intricacies of the Modern Supply Chain and Product Lifecycle

Presented by Fiber-Seal Systems | November 2021

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Protecting Your Color Vision: How Color and Details Assure Your Signature Style

Presented by Benjamin Moore | October 2021

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Which Surface to Specify: A Conversation with Cosentino 

Hosted by Cosentino | October 2021

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2021 Annual Meeting at Design Edge Boston

Presented By Diana Frucci, Lee Hershberg, Jen Dolan, Eric Haydel, Jennifer Wilson, and Tracy Mowschenson | September 2021

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Picture Perfect: Maximize Your Investment in Interior Photography 

Presented By Elaine Fredrick, Elaine Fredrick Photography | July 2021 

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First Friday: Complements Art Gallery 

Presented By Domenic Rignanese, Complements Art Gallery | June 2021 

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Rethinking Light, Design + Human Experience in a Solid State world of LEDs

Presented By Danielle Volpe, Fluxwerx Illumination | May 2021 

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First Friday: Tour the New Christopher Peacock Boston 

Hosted by Christopher Peacock | May 2021

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A Conversation with Today’s Design Leaders 

Panelists: Jacri Conry, Bob Ernst, Bobby Ernst, Jr., Tracy Mowschenson, Ryanne Sanderson; Moderator: Eric Haydel | May 2021

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Next Level with NCIDQ

Presented by Rose Mary Botti-Salitsky & Kimberly Woods | April 2021

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First Friday: Outdoor Living with Brown Jordan 

Hosted by Brown Jordan | April 2021

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Design’s Role in the Healthy Homes Movement 

Presented by Samantha Allaire Noonan & Tiara Castro | March 2021

View the Recording at the Sherwin-Williams Learning Center

Easy Ways to Healthy Interiors 

Presented by Annette Stelmack, LEED AP BD+C | March 2021

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Setting Your Business up for Success in 2021

Presented by Ginna Christensen | February 2021

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Attracting New Clients in a Pandemic

Hosted by Flyte New Media | August 2020 

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