Category Archives: Document Management

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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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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Afraid of the “Web?” Don’t Be!

No matter where you find yourself in this digital age — ahead of the curve, just keeping up, or lagging behind — step away from the shivers you feel about getting caught in the web. Choose one new techno-solution this month and see if it can help you streamline an aspect of your life. Don’t wriggle helplessly in a web constructed by someone else. Use technology to create your own web of control and order. Replace your fear of the Internet by spinning a web of your own design. Continue reading

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From Bedlam to Brilliance – Getting Rid of Items Your Parents Kept

Many well meaning peoople save things for generations to come…but their “legacy” can become clutter for those left to settle their estate. You can significantly save your loved ones heartache by getting rid of paperwork and any unused or unwanted items now. Continue reading

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Tax Documents & the Challenge of Receipts

One of the most confusing parts of getting ready for tax time is knowing what documents you need to prepare your taxes. Basically, the documents break down into three categories:  Income statements, deductions, and receipts.   The Challenge of Receipts … Continue reading

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