Category Archives: technology

Reader question – How do I go paperless?

Photo by hyena reality   The beginning of the year is a good time to look at how you’ve been handling paper and to think about how you can reduce the amount of paper in your environment.   A reader … Continue reading

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Clean Out Your Computer Day

The second Monday in February is Clean Out Your Computer Day.   Why bother? Because digital clutter can build up as quickly as physical clutter, which leads to confusion, poor use of time and related stress.   Think of your … Continue reading

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Organize Your Home Office Day

Tuesday is Organize Your Home Office Day. “Office” can mean anything from a business that you operate from home to an area you use for paying bills. Whatever you consider your office needs to be functional and accessible. You’ll be … Continue reading

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Clean Up Your Computer

As Get Organized Month comes to an end, consider your computer. While you might not have considered organizing your computer, you could be more productive if you were able to find what you need, electronically, without searching. How many emails … Continue reading

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Truth and Consequences

I do not like to waste time. When there are things to be done, I am productive. When it’s time to relax, I enjoy myself. I have even been known to do nothing but sit and look out the window … Continue reading

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Having Enough

Fonts from pinterest After my computer crashed in July, I realized that I lost all the extra fonts I had downloaded over time. In the last few weeks, I have been adding fonts greedily to my collection. Then I realized … Continue reading

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Information Hoarding

A recent question on an organizers’ e-chat about people who hoard information made me think about my clients who have trouble letting to of printed material.  Magazines, newspapers, brochures, product specifications, newsletters, announcements, bills and drafts of reports all had some value at … Continue reading

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