Category Archives: Paper

How Evernote Changed My Life (And How It Can Change Yours)

My Evernote conversion occurred about five years ago. Stuffed in the back of my junk drawer (yes, I also have one) for several years, lay a handwritten recipe for the best maple balsamic salad dressing obtained from a restaurant in … Continue reading

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TAME THE PAPER TIGER – WHAT TO DO WITH DOCUMENTS

Purging is an often recommended and common sense first step to organizing. When we’re dealing with documents, most of us aren’t always sure what to toss, what to keep and for how long. Here are some guidelines to get you … Continue reading

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Four-and-a-Half Piles of End-of-School-Year Papers

Now that it is summer, it’s time to deal with your kids’ backpack and school papers. Dive in, sort the papers into categories, and reclaim your kitchen counter from school papers that have built up all year long…so you can relax while class is NOT in session! Continue reading

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JumpStart your Organizing in March

Beginning in March most people are thinking about TAXES. Organizing your paperwork is the best way to make sure you count every deduction that you can to lower the amount you will pay to Uncle Sam. Also, did you know … Continue reading

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The 80/20 Rule

Learn about the “Pareto Principle” or the 80/20 rule and its applicability to your everyday organizing tasks. Continue reading

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Electronics Recycling, Household Hazardous Waste, & Shredding Events

Most people want to do the right thing and recycle, but sometimes it’s not easy. Outdated electronics, cans of oil-based paint, and piles of unwanted confidential documents take up valuable space in the basement or garage because you don’t know … Continue reading

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