Tag Archives: decision making

the organizer comes clean…on books

If you want to motivate yourself to clean up and clear out, invite someone to stay over. Having company is a great motivator for decluttering.   If that’s too much pressure, rearrange your furniture instead. When you have to empty … Continue reading

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productivity roundup – recharge your batteries

Productivity is not about getting more done. It’s about getting the important stuff done so you have time for the things you enjoy. You may not realize that eating, sleeping, social connections and overall mental health have a greater impact … Continue reading

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too good to use

Last week I was talking to a client about why people save things, instead of using them. Thinking that something is “too good” to use now, and putting it away for some magical moment, simply causes clutter. When you don’t … Continue reading

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you might have clutter if . . .

You might have clutter if . . . you need to move things to get to what you really want You might have clutter if . . . you can’t find something you just bought yesterday You might have clutter … Continue reading

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product review – sweater organizer

Years ago the Lillian Vernon catalog carried a brightly colored, hanging closet organizer with slots for Monday-Friday. It allowed you to plan out a week’s worth of clothes and eliminated some of the morning chaos. I recommended them to everyone … Continue reading

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spam and scams

This is going to be a little bit of a rant, I’m afraid. Do you get numerous phone calls a day from unknown callers? It used to be easy to avoid spammy phone calls if you had caller ID – … Continue reading

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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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