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The Real Truth About Organizing

I am a Certified Professional Organizer.  Here are some truths about me. 1.   My house is lived in.  Real life people live here so real life needs to happen here.2.   I have a few stacks…..stacks of books, stacks of paper, and a pile of shoes.3.   I have mismatched, handwritten file folders4.   I …

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Eating the Elephant – How to De-Clutter Your Space and Your Mind

The thought of de-cluttering leaves many people totally paralyzed and totally overwhelmed. I have many clients, surrounded by clutter, physical clutter and emotional clutter, initially incapable of attacking the piles, stacks, worries and problems.   One of the first steps I take, when working with a client, is to break things down into smaller sizes.  I …

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Being Deliberate

A word I use, a lot in my business, is “deliberate” or “intentional”.  To me, this is one of the most important words we can use in our day to day life……let me explain. Thesaurus.com has several synonyms listed for “deliberate” intentional purposed aforethought planned calculated  thoughtful willful conscious When working with an organizing client, …

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The Smartphone To Do List

(Apple.com) I have an IPHONE 4 so I do not have the latest and greatest of all things techie.  I do like my IPHONE 4 because it does what I need it to do but I am sure it will do more. I have used several things on the IPHONE that I love but today …

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Time Sucker Neutralizers

Yesterday’s blog covered the subject of time suckers…..those sneaky little critters that stealthily come in and suck time out of our day and leave confusion and devastation in their wake! Today we are going to “re-cover” the time suckers and I’ll give you some ideas of how to keep them from attacking and destroying your …

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Follow Through

 Following through seems like one of the most natural things in the world to do.  You start something and you finish it but that is not the case with a lot of, if not most people.     Lack of follow through creates enormous problems:    Don’t follow through on pursuing healthy lifestyle –  weight gain and …

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Working Backwards – Time Management

                                         (photo courtesy of danilin/freedigitalphotos.net) I wanted to give you a few tips on how to get out the door on time, each and every morning.  It involves working backwards.  Work backwards with me, through each …

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Do What You Know

This is a phrase I often use with my clients and with myself……do what you know.   Many times we have a lot of knowledge about something but are unwilling to take the steps needed to act on what we know even though it will most often produce positive results.   Many people I know …

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