Disorganization

Get Dressed Fast!

Get Dressed Fast!

Get Dressed Fast! Mornings can be a lot faster and easier with a little planning. Do you spend time every morning randomly going through your closet desperate to find something to wear? Here’s some ways you can eliminate wasted time and stress getting dressed. First, pare down your clothes. The Pareto Principle, “roughly 80 percent of the effects come from 20 percent of the causes.” ...

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Habits of Highly Organized People

Habits of Highly Organized People

Habits of Highly Organized People Everyone has their own comfort level for order. Highly Organized People, HOP, have a lower tolerance for clutter than someone who is not highly organized. It doesn’t make one type of person better or worse than the other, just different. Most of my clients are chronically disorganized. They may not want to become HOP, but most do want to have a more...

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You Can’t Manage Time

You Can’t Manage Time

Time can’t be managed. The only thing that can be managed is your use of time. However, time management is the term we to describe the way we spend our time, so we’ll use that term. Most of my disorganized clients also have trouble with managing time. Whether the lack of time management or the disorganization came first, the result is the same, clutter and frustration. Many people tell...

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New Name = New Purpose

New Name = New Purpose

To repurpose a room or an area it helps to rename it. If you are a loyal reader, you have heard me say repeatedly to declare or define an area by its new use.

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Defeat Clutter Magnets – Divide and Conquer

Defeat Clutter Magnets – Divide and Conquer

Are the clutter magnets still really strong, even though you have declared a space as sacred? If there is no place else for the clutter to go, then no matter how many times you clear the space the power of the magnet is still there. You can, however, weaken the power by dividing it and directing it to other places.

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