At Living Peace, we find that the majority of our clients are visual, and therefore trying to put something in a file or make a linear to-do list is not helpful in getting them organized. We have many methods and alternatives for organizing for a visual person, and Kanban is one example. Kanban is Japanese […]
Last year, my mother and I consolidated all of the family photos into one huge pile so that we could find some pictures to use for my dad’s 70th birthday. I wanted to put together a slideshow, and was delighted with the results from local media conversion service, Everpresent! My dad loved it, and it’s great […]
Realtors often suggest hiring a professional stager to showcase your home when you put it on the market. This generally attracts more prospective buyers and will often get your home sold faster and for more money. Staging to sell includes depersonalizing living spaces so that the buyer can envision themselves living there vs.the homeowner. But […]
The invention of a century – the mildly adhesive note that changed the landscape of desks indefinitely. Let’s get real; Post-It’s are fun. But they can stop being fun and start being a hamper on your productivity if you use them in less than ideal ways. So here’s my list of Do’s and Don’t when […]
Need some help with paper and email organization? My 5 tips can help you be the master of all those paper piles and email chains! 1. Keep a recycling bin (however aesthetically pleasing you like) and shredding bin near where you sort through your mail and papers. Usually, I spot a recycling bin in the […]
What’s for Dinner? Dinnertime comes every day, so how is it that we get caught off guard so often? Having a strategy is important because the alternatives like fast food restaurants or frozen meals aren’t always the healthiest of choices. Just like you plan for other activities at home and at work, we need to […]
Many of my clients will ask me, “How do I safely keep track of all my passwords”? I have created this quick primer for you on Password Management. It only scratches the surface of this organizing dilemma but it will get you started on the right foot. You can record all your usernames and passwords […]
In today’s Tuesday Tip, Hillary Adams Case, Living Peace Professional Organizer offers insight into the concept of creating organizational systems that fit your life and current needs. These tips can help you stay organized even when needs in your life change.