Category Archives: Home Office

Be Ruthless – Pare Down And DeClutter – Get Organized

Clutter just doesn’t appear. It slowly accumulates and takes over your drawers, closets and surfaces. It can make you feel defeated and just the thought of having to tackle it can be overwhelming. Here are several tips to help you be ruthless with your approach to getting out from under the clutter. Is what you’re…Continue Reading



Do You Have Too Much Paper Clutter?

In this digital age it‘s still surprising to see just how much paper is generated. Bills, newspapers, documents and of course those endless flyers and marketing cards. With the holidays just around the corner you can bet there will be an increased amount of paper being deposited on your doorstep, mailbox and brought into your…Continue Reading



Paper Organizing In The Office – 6 Tips to Gain Control

Way back when as computers were first introduced we were told that these marvellous machines were going to save a lot of trees with the paper that was about to be saved. That hasn’t happened yet, has it? We are creatures that like to be able to look and feel what we have created so…Continue Reading



Get Organized Week

Get organized week just past, being the first week of October. Now’s a great time to take part in Get Organized Week with Thanksgiving just over and the Christmas holidays approaching fast. What did you do to get organized? Being organized isn’t just having a home that looks neat and tidy and where everything has…Continue Reading



Office Organizing – Working From Home

With many of you working from home these days you need a home office to work from and that is free of clutter. It takes discipline to work from home and distractions need to be kept to a minimum in order to get the most productivity out of your busy day. Your home office should…Continue Reading



Fight Procrastination And Stay On Top Of Clutter

Fight Procrastination Day came up earlier this month and it got me thinking about how procrastination really is one of the root causes of clutter, beyond those with a hoarding tendency. There are so many comical quotes about procrastination but it really is a serious issue for a lot of people. “Procrastination isn’t the problem,…Continue Reading



Keeping Small Spaces Organized

Many of the projects that we work on involve downsizing where people are moving from a larger home to something smaller and more manageable for them. Space can often be a challenge when you’re used to an abundance of storage. The same applies for people moving out of the home for the first time to…Continue Reading



Exactly How Does Clutter Accumulate?

  Clutter means different things to different people. Many of us can work in and actually thrive in, what others would consider a cluttered state. Others have to be in or work in a minimalist state. Whatever environment works for you, at some point we find ourselves with too much clutter around us. How does that…Continue Reading



Interesting Office Statistics On Productivity and Organization

I’ve been doing some reading on office productivity and came across these interesting facts that I’d like to share with you. Interruptions The average manager is interrupted every 8 minutes, 50 percent are interrupted 8 or 9 times an hour, 22 percent 10 to 11 times, 11 percent 6 to 7 times, 5 percent 1…Continue Reading



6 Key Back To School Organizing Tips

Where did the summer go? I know summer doesn’t officially end until late September but for a lot of you summer ends when the kids go back to school so I trust you’ll enjoy the last few weeks you have left! Take these last few weeks to get your children organized and ready for school…Continue Reading