Scaling Your Divi Web Design Business Interviews

A collection of all my interviews for the Divi business scaling series!

Interview 1/9 with Tim Strifler

Lessons learned on scaling a web design and Divi product business, hiring nationally and abroad and more with Tim Strifler! This one’s packed with great practical advice and inspiration from someone who has built one of the largest Divi products businesses in less than a year’s time!

Tim’s web design business: TimStrifler.com

Tim’s Divi product site: DiviLife.com

Tools mentioned in interview;

For support: HelpScout
For internal communication: Slack.com
For project management: Asana.com

Recommended reading;

ReWork

E-Myth Revisited


Interview 2/9 with Kathy Kroll Romana

“If you’re working more than you’re living, then it’s time to think about Scaling.” Kathy Kroll Romana talks about how scaling her web design business has helped her live more instead of working non-stop and doing all of the work.

Kathy’s web design business: Viva Design Studio

Tools mentioned in interview;

For task management: Trello
For internal communication: Slack
For project management: Basecamp


Interview 3/9 with Andrew Tuzson

Building a 7-figure business, managing a team of 25 and still having a blast. Andrew Tuzson shares how he scaled his web design business to this point in just over 2 years!

Andrew’s web design business: Evol Empire Creative

Tools mentioned in interview;

For task management: Trello
For internal communication: Slack
For project management: Basecamp

Recommended reading mentioned;

Scrum

ReWork


Interview 4/9 with Tammy Grant

Managing a team of remote workers nationwide comes with challenges but in this interview, Tammy Grant shares how she scaled her business effectively using this method and how she’s striving to free herself up to do the work that she loves to do best!

Tammy’s web design business: Sunflower Creatives

Tammy’s Divi Child Theme site: Sunflower Child Themes

Tools mentioned;

Project management: Asana
Team communication: Slack
File sharing: DropBox


Interview 5/9 with David Blackmon

Hiring overseas, managing a global team and more in this awesome, in-depth interview with David Blackmon! In this interview, David talks about how they grew a global team to scale multiple businesses and how they continue to manage their projects, products and more efficiently.

David’s web design business: Aspen Grove Studios

David’s Divi product business: Divi Space

Tools mentioned in interview;

For task management: Trello
For internal communication: Slack
Password management: LastPass
For product support: Help Scout


Interview 6/9 with John Wooten

Remember when Sunday night’s used to suck? John Wooten shares how scaling his Divi web design business has freed himself up to do what he loves best and how he LOVES Sunday nights now as he looks forward to getting the week started.

John’s Web Design Businesses: Artillery Media & Page In A Day

John’s Divi product business:Be Superfly

Tools mentioned;

Project management: Basecamp
Team communication: Slack

Recommended reading;

Built to Sell


Interview 7/9 with Geno Quiroz

How to train “Divi Jedi’s” with a man who needs to introduction in the Divi community, Geno Quiroz! He shares his experience in scaling his business, training others and how all of that allowed him to focus on the work he loves to do.

Geno’s Web Design Businesses: Monterey Premier

Geno’s Divi Tutorial site: Quiroz.co

Tools mentioned;

Project management: Basecamp
Team communication: Slack


Interview 8/9 with Daniel Dye

Want to know what it takes to effectively and consistently manage 12-18 web design projects at a time? Daniel Dye shares with us how they grew their team to manage that many projects and how they stay profitable, meet deadlines and more!

Daniel’s web design business: Gruffy Goat

Daniel’s Divi product business: Be Superfly

Tools mentioned;

Project management: Monday.com
Team communication: Slack


Interview 9/9 with Sarah Oates

Growing your business one step at a time. Sarah Oates shares her experience, mindset and apprehensions as she’s just begun her scaling journey!

Sarah’s web design business: https://endure.com.au

Project management tools mentioned:

Basecamp
Plutio

Productivity: Timelyapp.com