Tag Archives: filing system

Backsliding Happens—How to Get Back on Track

Can you relate to this scenario? You’d been really good about keeping up with clutter and then came the holidays. Things got scooped up and hidden in closets instead of being put in their proper places. Since the New Year … Continue reading

Posted in Clutter, General, Home, Organizing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Your Favorite Indoor Activity?

Brrrr…it’s cold in most of the country. We spend more time indoors. What’s your favorite indoor activity? I bet reading immediately sprang to mind! Is your book collection organized so you can find just the right book you’re in the … Continue reading

Posted in Clutter, Downsizing, General, Organizing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Organize Your Office in 5 Simple Steps

Get your office organized and create a peaceful working environment in the process. Continue reading

Posted in Challenging Disorganization, Clutter, Document Management, General, Home, Home Office, Organizing, Paper, Room Transformation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

How to Use a Home Paper Shredder

Has your home paper shredder caused you angst in the past? Well, read on for some great tips on how to use and maintain your home paper shredder. Continue reading

Posted in Document Management, General, Home, Home Office, Paper, Recyling | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Getting Your Affairs in Order—Making Lists Can Get You Started

“Get your affairs in order.”

What reaction comes up in you when you hear that phrase? “I’ll think about that someday–in the distant future.” “I’m too young to bother with that stuff.” “That’s for people with problems I don’t have yet—thank God.” “I wouldn’t know where to begin.” “I don’t have any affairs to get in order!”
Continue reading

Posted in Document Management, Filing, General, Home Office, Paper, Productivity, Project Management, Receipts, Tax Prep | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tax Season is Over – Now, What Should I Do With All My Papers?

Organizing is an ongoing process, files will have to be tweaked and paperwork will have to be shredded or recycled periodically. Remember, you can also get a lot of information on-line. However, if you follow these few steps, your system will be in order for the rest of 2013, and paperwork that has to be filed will have a home. Continue reading

Posted in Clutter, Document Management, Filing, General, Home Office, Paper, Productivity, Project Management, Tax Prep, Time Management | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment