Tag Archives: decision making

renovation and revitalization

I’m in the process of redesigning my website. Like many renovation projects, it’s exciting, time consuming and involves a lot of decision making. Since summer is typically slow for the organizing business, this seemed like a good time to make … Continue reading

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product review – consumer action handbook

The GSA produces a free consumer handbook to help you make educated decisions when you shop. It offers questions for you to ask when you’re considering buying products and services. It also addresses avoiding identity theft, filing a consumer complaint, … Continue reading

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quote: be you

People have been telling you all your life that you’re lazy or funny or clumsy or smart. You probably convinced yourself that they’re right. Don’t let other people dictate who you are. You are not stuck with the labels other … Continue reading

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reader question – should i keep old electronics?

When you buy new a toaster or speakers or cell phone, do you put the old one in the basement, just in case? Even if it’s broken? Whether it’s a broken coffee maker that could be used for parts, or … Continue reading

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random acts of kindness

Because I’ve been consumed with my technology issues, I let Random Acts of Kindness Week slip by me last week. Given the negativity that surrounds us in person and online, I think it’s important to recognize that small gestures can … Continue reading

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clean off your desk day 2017

Out of curiosity, I looked up the last time I posted about Clean Off Your Desk Day, in 2015. I built the cart shortly after that post and am glad to have it. I rearranged furniture so I could use … Continue reading

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recycle day

Yes, there is a day set aside to celebrate and promote recycling. November 15th is National America Recycles Day. Learn about recycling efforts in your jurisdiction and, if your community doesn’t provide recycling services, learn how to get them started. … Continue reading

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