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I'm an organizing and clutter expert, speaker, author and corporate spokesperson
Interests: Shooting, baseball, food, board games, playing cards, travel, wine, cats, food, hockey, food, reading, food. Did I mention food?
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Part of your organizing plan for your life should include taking steps to keep your identity safe. According to statistics, more than ten million people PER YEAR are affected by some form of identity theft.... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2017 at Your Life. Organized.
I'm all about finding ways to make life simpler, more organized and happier. Making life easier is NOT always about buying a new gadget or product but sometimes having the right product is key! It's... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2017 at Your Life. Organized.
It's funny. As I get older I find I'm getting more fussy about some things and less fussy about other things. For example, if you're new at your job and trying hard, I'll be the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2017 at Your Life. Organized.
Do you sometimes wonder what small and scary things might be lurking at the back of your cabinets where your eyes haven't been in years? Are some of your pantry shelves a mystery? How old... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2017 at Your Life. Organized.
Guest post by Jennifer Scott Holiday travel can be an exciting but stressful endeavor for anyone. With all the things you have to worry about before leaving, such as making sure your home is secure,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Bless all you lovely people who have the fortitude to go all out for the holidays. Not just THE holidays, but ANY holiday. You know who you are. You're my neighbor that I can count... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
I can't tell you how many times over the years I've heard a client complain that their organizing woes would be over if they just had a bigger house. Unfortunately a bigger home means more... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Guest post by Ebonee Recently featured on this blog were some tools that help keep your business organized that allow you to stay focused. To further the conversation, let’s discuss a few tried and true... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Guest post by Jessica Kane, for FlexCon When it comes to business, every single second counts. If you want to optimize your productivity to the highest level, then organization is essential. Staying organized allows you... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
What's that old saying about "If the shoe fits?" The trouble with shoes is that once they're off your feet, they often DON'T fit easily into an organized environment. They're relatively small, so they get... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Maybe I'm an optimist but I don't commemorate the anniversary of my mother's death, preferring instead to acknowledge her birthday every August 29th. I don't remember the date my divorce from my first husband became... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
I'm partnering up with my colleague, Lisa Montanaro, to offer a fabulous online program called Speak Up: Creating and Delivering Killer Presentations to boost Your Business or Career. The program kicks off on September 8th...... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Thanks Suzanne for your comment. It seems like a whole "different strokes" thing -- some people can work in an open environment and actually thrive with the energy surrounding them. While others desperately need solitude. Some can work well sitting, others prefer standing. I believe offering options is the ideal way to get maximum productivity from your team. Thanks again for stopping by! ~ Monica
Guest post by Jim McCullen The amount of information being thrown at us every day is insane and it is coming from so many different sources; social media, email, smartphone apps, and yes we still... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
"The true joy in life is to be a force of fortune instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy."... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
"Whenever you see a successful person, you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them." Vaibhav Shah PS: Follow me on Twitter and Facebook and if you like this information, share... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
In my work with clients to help them get their paperwork and information in order, we always create a hard copy folder called "Vital Documents." Inside this folder, we store physical originals or copies of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
We're five weeks into my Evernote Basics series and you've learned a lot already! This week I want to tell you how you and your family, professional team or clients can use Evernote as a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Who loves food, raise your hand! Wherever you may be, I bet you can see that I have both my hands in the air like I just don't care! For me, enjoying good food is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Have you ever tried to explain to a friend (ummm or your parents) how to navigate a website or app? Perhaps you need to explain measurements to a contractor over email. Or maybe you just... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.
Last week I introduced you to Evernote which is a powerful app for capturing, storing and searching all types of information from documents and images to spreadsheets, audio notes and even hand-written notes. Last week's... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2016 at Your Life. Organized.