Ep #282: Create a Profitable Online Course: Encore with Linda Holt

The Design You Podcast Tobi Fairley | Create a Profitable Online Course: Encore with Linda Holt

The end of summer is a time for reinvention, so for today’s episode, we’re revisiting an important conversation about what it looks like to pivot in your business and start leveraging your customer base to offer a profitable new service: an online course. 

Linda Holt is a former interior designer and professional photographer, but as you’ll hear in today’s show, she’s reinvented herself and her business by building an online course teaching smartphone photography to designers and creatives. She’s moved into the world of course creation, and how she’s done this is the kind of inspiration we all need as we move through the shifts we’re seeing in the interior design industry.

Tune in this week to discover how Linda Holt has merged her creative eye and her aesthetic appeal to create an in-demand online course. Linda is sharing her experience, the common hurdles to building an online course for creatives, and we’re discussing how to come up with your own idea for a successful, profitable online course.


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What You'll Learn From This Episode

  • How to overcome any fears you currently have about creating an online course.
  • Linda’s experience of building her online course.
  • Why collaboration over competition is a valuable thought in creating an online course.
  • How entrepreneurs often waste time and money when marketing and selling an online course.
  • What is truly in the way of you successfully pivoting in your business.
  • The importance of just getting started, even if you’re not sure what comes next.
  • Where to start with designing and building your own online course.

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I help creative women (and a few really progressive dudes) design profit-generating, soul-fulfilling businesses that let them own their schedule, upgrade their life and feel more alive than ever!

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