Going Paperless

A Simple Path To Going Paperless

Despite the fact that we spend so much time in the electronic world, many people still have piles of paper and overstuffed file cabinets. It’s not that they want the paper, it’s more likely that they don’t know where to begin the journey to going paperless. If you’re not convinced going paperless is for you, […]

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Declutter In The New Year

Declutter In The New Year

Can you believe another year has passed? Where did the time go? It seems like yesterday that you vowed to get rid of more stuff or learn to live with less. Change can be hard and finding the time to declutter or get rid of things can be the last thing on your list when […]

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https://www.inc.com/melissa-lamson/8-secrets-to-staying-organized-for-holidays.html

8 Secrets to Getting Organized This Holiday Season

I recently had the pleasure of collaborating on an article for Inc.com with my friend Melissa Lamson, President and CEO of Lamson Consulting. Hopefully the 8 Secrets to Getting Organized This Holiday Season (full article follows) will help you to have a season that is merry and bright. By Melissa Lamson, President and CEO of […]

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The Real Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Real Life Magic of Tidying Up

In 2014 a tiny Japanese woman named Marie Kondo published a book, The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, that revolutionized the organizing industry. Not just for those who were constantly seeking the cure-all for their organization challenges, but for average and above average people looking to jump on the bandwagon to organized bliss. It […]

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financial information

Organize Your Financial Information

As much as you try to avoid it, paying bills, managing your finances, and dealing with all the information (whether paper or digital) from banks, brokerages, and vendors is just a part of life. You can avoid it, but suffer the negative consequences of piles of papers, overloaded email inboxes, lack of knowledge of your […]

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Organization Inspiration

Organization Inspiration

The field of organization has changed a lot over the years. When I started my business over 20 years ago, a typical conversation looked like this: Them: “What do you do?” Me: “For work? I’m a professional organizer.” Them: (Blank stare or puzzled expression) “Sorry, what did you say?” Me: “I’m a professional organizer.” Them: […]

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Organization Hacks from Pinterest

8 Organization Hacks From Pinterest

A picture is worth a thousand words! Pinterest was born of this concept and continues to attract people not just with simple photos, but inspiration for everything in your life. Looking to appeal to the visual side of my readers, I decided to look for popular organization hacks on Pinterest to see what resonates. Below […]

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5 Tips to Declutter Your Garage

5 Tips To Declutter Your Garage

According to an online survey by SpareFoot, an online broker for storage and moving companies, nearly half of Americans admitted to being unable to park their car in their garage. This likely sounds familiar to many of you and is the reason garages are one of my most requested organization and decluttering projects. The San […]

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