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How to Organize Your Refrigerator

Can an organized refrigerator lead to a sense of well-being? As I was enjoying my breakfast this morning –  a succulent naval orange, some fresh strawberries and organic multigrain cereal, I was inspired to write about the organized refrigerator. I went grocery shopping yesterda
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Small Spaces Big Lives: Secrets of Organizing a NYC Apartment

One thing that almost all my clients have in common is what I like to call “Small Spaces Big Lives”.  As a former real estate broker turned professional organizer, I have had the privilege of being in thousands of NYC apartments. Today I want to share with you 3 Secrets to
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The SPACE Method – De-Cluttering Demystified

In her trailblazing book, Organizing from the Inside Out, Julie Morgenstern introduced a simple yet highly effective formula that has become a gold standard in the organizing industry. The method is, in my experience, fool proof. I use it on almost every project and I teach it to all
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Csikszentmihalyi – Why you should know this name!

When I was working on my masters in psychology, I became captivated by the work of Hungarian born psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (pronounced mee-hy cheek-sent-mə-hy-ee). Aside from his notoriously yet charmingly difficult name, Csikszentmihalyi is famous for his pioneering and e
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7 Organizing Mistakes to Avoid in the New Year

It’s a brand new year wide open with promise and possibilities. If “get organized” is one of your new year’s resolutions again this year – let’s look at what might have gotten in the way in the past and work to change it in the future. I’ve co
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The 15 Must Have Tools for an Organized Desk

Whether you prefer basic supplies from Staples or whimsical items from the Museum of Modern Art, gather these tools at your desk for optimal organization and productivity. • Pencil Cup • Desk Tray • Pens/Pencils • Letter Opener • Scissors • Highlighter Stapler • Post Its (3”x3”) • #10
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When to Hire a Professional Organizer; 5 Questions to Ask

43% of Americans categorize themselves as disorganized, and 21% have missed vital work deadlines. Nearly half say disorganization causes them to work late at least 2 or 3 times each week. Hiring an Office Organizer can be a great investment in your life or business. An Organizer will
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Organize Your On-Line Presence – 5 Tools for Maximum Impact!

When a prospective client is considering doing business with you, you can bet they will google you first.  How can you organize your on-line presence to give your business a competitive edge? The  most important thing is to be visible and to be consistent. Below are some tips to help
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How to Create and Print Envelopes; It's easier than you think!

You can create polished and professional printed envelopes quickly and easily. Here’s how…   Open MS word and go to Mailings Fill in the Delivery and Return Address Adjust the Fonts if you like Place envelope (s) in the printer face down as shown in the diagram Print ̵
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Store your Files in Style; 6 Great File Cabinets for Your Home Office

To create a filing system you’ll love to use, start with a high quality file cabinet that complements your office decor. For a top performing and high value file cabinet try HON. You can pick up HON file cabinets at Staples. They come in a variety of sizes and configurations (bo
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