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Entries Tagged as 'Organizing Tips'

Time Management for Thanksgiving

November 19th, 2013 · No Comments

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, it is a good time to assess your life. If you would like to be better organized, decrease stress, and improve time management skills, begin to set goals now for 2007. To determine what you might need to, or want to, change, consider your attitude as you approach the coming […]

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Space Management Improves Time Management

October 22nd, 2013 · 2 Comments

One simple technique to improve time management processes is to locate items where you will use them. Doesn’t that sound simple? Yet how often to you forget to do this? And how often does this add stress to your life? The importance of this system begins to manifest itself from early childhood. Parents complain about […]

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Organizing for Travel

August 20th, 2013 · No Comments

Packing for a trip should get easier the more often you do it. If you want to be very organized when traveling, you can even use checklists for each trip. Yet I find that the more organized I am, the more I pack because I’m trying to envision every possibility. How many times do you […]

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Tags: Organizing Tips · Personal Productivity

Office Organizing Tips

March 5th, 2013 · No Comments

Any office environment’s orderly and organized state is vital to the operations and effectiveness of a company or individual. Without proper organization you won’t know the location of all the items you need around the office when the need arises. For that reason you need a system to work by if you have a tendency […]

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Working Productively with Limited Office Space

December 11th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Just because your company might be in a saving mode and can’t afford a large office space, it doesn’t mean that you can’t take a few steps to really make any space, large or small, work for you as part of your office organizing efforts. Having a workable office is an important keys to any […]

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Organize Your Space for Better Time Management

April 5th, 2011 · No Comments

To Get More Out of Your Day, Do More With Your Space Is a messy office the sign that you don’t have enough time to get everything on your project list finished… or the cause of it? Granted, the two often go hand-in-hand, but it’s amazing how many men and women don’t see a problem […]

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Managing Contacts to Save Time

March 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Do you still have stacks of business cards on your desk or tossed into desk drawers?  No matter how tech savvy my clients seem to be, managing business cards remains a time management challenge. In many instances, I am comfortable with my clients using either paper or electronic means as long as they only use […]

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Are You a Good Decision-Maker?

October 27th, 2009 · No Comments

“How long would it take to get my office organized?”  I have heard this question many times, and the answer lies in how quickly you make decisions. I can comfortably say, when I am working directly with an individual, that a half-day of focused organizing will give you the needed systems for handling all of your daily work flow.  A full […]

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Helping Children with Organization Skills

June 30th, 2009 · No Comments

Geoff Colvin’s book, “Talent is Overrated,” argues against the idea that talent competition among humans centers on their genetic inheritance.  Instead he believes you can train your child to be a prodigy.  Of course, that involves a huge amount of commitment on your part.  (Think Earl and Tiger Woods.) Most parents want the best for […]

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Organization Habits

June 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

J. Paul Getty:  “The individual who wants to reach the top…must appreciate the force of habit and must understand that practices are what create habits.  He must be quick to break those habits that can break him and hasten to adopt those practices that will become the habit, that help him achieve the success he […]

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