Pros: flexible schedule for consultations, oppourtunity to design something new every day, meet new and interesting people and build relationships.
Cons: long hours, no base salary, no compensation for travel expenses
Endless opportunities to learn.
Each client and project offers different challenges. The design work and customer relationships are rewarding on a personal level. This is the best part of the job.
Designing – more... with great software and using some amazing materials and finishes.
The time requirement to maintain a reasonable income is demanding and long hours don't always equate to a healthy pay cheque. This is a 100% commission pay structure. A work life balance is difficult to maintain.
Designers are responsible for all travel expenses, and the service area is the entire lower mainland.
The team of people, with the exception of a couple, are fun and a joy to work with. – less