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What Are 5 Benefits Of An Organized Workplace?

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Let’s face it; sometimes, the workplace can get a little bit messy. While you are in the workspace, you are there to work – and you simply don’t have time to tidy up every day. But there are some profound benefits to having a workspace that is clean and organized. Workplace organization is a must,… continue reading »

What Are The 5 Key Elements Of Time Management?

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Time management is one of the most essential things in your business and your home life too. The ability to plan and organize isn’t always an easy skill to cultivate, though.  Some people are naturally excellent at being organized, and time management is a big part of that. So there is help from those fantastic… continue reading »

How Do You Organize A Move?

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When it comes to moving house, it can be stressful and messy at the best of times. If you aren’t naturally well organized and transparent with your planning, you can soon find yourself in a pickle.  Moving home or office comes down to a select set of steps to make the whole thing a breeze…. continue reading »

Getting Organized with Back to School

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Back to school. Sure, it’s exciting for your kids to be heading back to school after summer vacations. A time for them to reconnect with their friends and peers, and if we’re being honest, a little time (finally) for mom or dad to have a few precious hours in the day that doesn’t revolve around… continue reading »

Organization Tips for In-Person Learning

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The leaves are beginning to fall, and everything is flavored pumpkin again, so you know that means; it’s time for a new school year! Here are some tips to help you and your kiddos feel ready to start this year with confidence. Pick Clothes Out the Night Before Having your kids pick out tomorrow’s outfit… continue reading »

Is There a Vacation in Your Future?

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Now that people are getting vaccinated, they are starting to plan vacations. I have a weekend getaway planned with some girlfriends for a milestone birthday at the end of this year. Because it is a special vacation, I asked my friend, Mollie Mandell, a Travel Agent who works for Herricks Travel and writes a travel blog… continue reading »

Batching for Productivity

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I’ve mentioned the perils of multitasking, how doing more than one thing at a time reduces focus, accuracy, and causes tasks to take longer than they would if performed on their own. Now I want to talk about a next level productivity hack, batching.  Batching for productivity means grouping similar tasks together to perform them… continue reading »

MEDICINE CABINET ORGANIZING

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I recommend a yearly clean out of the medicine cabinet to keep medications fresh and up-to-date. Bring expired prescriptions back to your pharmacist for safe disposal. If the pharmacy will not take them back, make the medication unappetizing to children and pets by mixing the prescriptions with coffee grounds or cat litter. You can then… continue reading »

Use These Pro Tips For An Easier Move

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I’ve written about this before but there are always new things to say about moving and tips to make a stressful event a little easier. New Yorkers move more than most people and moving is hard work, especially moving in the city. This topic is especially near and dear to me since I’m working with… continue reading »

Why I Love Organizing People’s Homes

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When I was young, I wanted to be a psychiatrist to help people work through their problems. I also wanted to be an author. Funny enough, I feel like I’ve accomplished both of those things by being a professional organizer. As an organizer, I go into people’s homes and help them sort out (literally) their… continue reading »