Tag Archives | Electronic Organization

Know What’s Working For You NOW

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After a recent return from vacation I was attempting to unpack when I realized putting my clothes away was a challenge given how cluttered my drawers had become. As you can imagine, as a professional organizer I’m pretty organized, but sometimes even someone like me needs a reboot. When I first installed my Elfa Closet […]

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Productivity 101: Tame Your Email Clutter

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When you think about the clutter in your home office, do you picture documents, file folders, receipts, and business cards strewn about your desk, stacked on shelves, and shoved in drawers?  If you’ve been following me for any length of time you know how those piles can impede your focus and productivity and make finding […]

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Productivity Apps on my iPad

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I may be a late adopter, but I recently added an iPad to my toolbox of electronic gadgets.  Besides being a fun new toy, it has helped my productivity immensely.  It’s with me when I need it and I can get a lot done with the addition of my Logitech wireless keyboard.  Given my affinity […]

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App Overload

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They’re often free or cheap, and can be downloaded in an instant. And if you have a need, there’s probably one for it. However, what began as a fun discovery when you first got your smartphone, may now have resulted in your device being cluttered with too many apps. It may not appear to be […]

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Reduce Clutter, Go “Mostly Paperless”

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I’ve greatly reduced the amount of paper in my world by removing my name from junk mail and catalogue lists, switching my bills to electronic form, and investing in a decent scanner that allows me to convert much of the information I previously stored in paper form into electronic form. The benefit – I went […]

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Evernote and Its Uses

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They say an elephant never forgets. But in today’s world how well would the average elephant fare? I’m glad I am not an elephant (on so many different levels), but there is a tool that gives me an elephant like brain and allows me to save as well as organize and access information whenever and […]

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Clear Your E-mail Clutter

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If you could physically dump your e-mail inbox on the floor, what would it look like?  Would it be a small mess you could quickly clean up in under an hour?  Or, would the contents fill the room, making it difficult for you to enter it, let alone clean it up?  If you identify more […]

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