No matter what you collect, there is a reason for it. Here are some common reasons as to why we keep what we keep… It seemed like a good idea at the time – You bought it thinking “what a great idea;” then you realized you can not stand that particular thing, then it set on a shelf for years. How to conquer – walk around … Continue reading Why do I keep it?
This does not have to be for 2015-Using Organized Chaos’s tax time headache proof system. I have simple systems to keep all in order throughout the year for a stress free tax time. It all starts with an expanding file, one “inbox” and one set time a week. Continue reading Was Tax Time a Headache?
Don’t Hold Back…let loose on your E-mail Here are an organizers stats: currently have 33 e-mails in “inbox” – all are open 16 of those are “starred” I have 9 folders created for my specific needs I have a full, balanced life of work and fun. I do not miss appointments and I have not been accused of not giving a prompt answer to anyone. How … Continue reading March is “Unsubscribe Month”
If you own a smartphone, tablet or pad of some kind..you are already in the digital age. Use it to your advantage. First you need to know what kind of user you are. 1) “Oh the good ‘Ol days” – this user wants to go back to barter times; where everyone had fewer items in the first place; there was only one pharmacy and one … Continue reading The digital age..Is it for YOU?
I was asked; “if I called on you for your services, where would you start?” Very good question; we would start together! Consider me the motivator, supporter and gal with an idea or two. We would start by talking- well me asking questions and you sharing your frustrations that the disorganization has caused and your goals… how do you want the space to look; how … Continue reading WHERE DO WE START?
You own a small business here in the Triangle. And staying organized is not easy when you’re in charge of, well, everything. Small business owners across North Carolina and beyond have to-do lists on top of more to-do lists and no time to think about filing, sorting, or even finding your desk underneath all that stuff. As an owner, you know you want to get … Continue reading 3 Organizing Tips for Small Business
Here in Apex and across Wake County, students have all headed back to school and that means disorder in the house! Mornings turn into a big rush as everyone tries to find clothes, eat a quick breakfast, get lunch ready and find school stuff before running out the door. Settling into a new daily routine can take a few weeks. But there is a secret … Continue reading Ducks in a Row: The Annual Back-to-School Checklist!