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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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Help! I Fear Inheriting a Mess

“How can I make my parents organize their papers? They gave me power of attorney and named me as executor, but I don’t know where anything is.” I receive phone calls like this several times each year. The caller is … 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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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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Organize Your Office in 5 Simple Steps

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

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