Monthly Archives: April 2013

15 Minute Organizing – The Coat Closet

There are so many small organizing project that you can do quickly. To give you some ideas of quick projects, I am starting a series of posts that will get you more organized and then maintain the order. The Coat Closet Awhile … Continue reading

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Getting Organized Magazine

Introducing our affiliation with Getting Organized Magazine. Providing simple, effective, how-to organizing ideas and products, Getting Organized Magazine is the go-to resource for those looking to organize your home or work space. It is the only magazine on the market today solely … Continue reading

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Creating More Storage Space

by Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. This is for anyone who has very little storage in their basement or garage. My basement is small and I needed a solution to store all of my items with some room left … Continue reading

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15 Minute Organizing – The Medicine Cabinet

There are so many small organizing project that you can do quickly. To give you some ideas of quick projects, I am starting a series of posts that will get you more organized and then maintain the order. The Medicine Cabinet Awhile … Continue reading

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Words from Lillian Vernon

I like to read biographies and autobiographies. I learn so much from the lessons of these successful people. I usually find some words about being organized or managing your time in each book as well. Of course, I am probably … Continue reading

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I’m in New Orleans!

I am attending the Annual NAPO Conference and Expo in wonderful New Orleans! That’s the National Association of Professional Organizers. The conference started yesterday, but before it did I got a chance to walk down Bourbon Street, early in the … Continue reading

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Leverage Email to Your Advantage

Email can be an effective and efficient way to communicate or it can be a nightmare of wasted time. Here are some ways to leverage email to your advantage. Keep your messages short. If you don’t need a response, say … Continue reading

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Open Those Envelopes

It’s a mistake to leave mail unopened or to place the contents back into the envelope after reading the material. The action of opening each envelope, discarding of the unwanted inserts and any junk mail will greatly reduce the volume. … Continue reading

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Turn Your Closet Around!

It’s Spring and time to pull out the short sleeves! It’s also a great time of year to re-work your closet and turn it around! What do I mean by that? One great tip to evaluating your clothing is to … Continue reading

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When Life Gets Crazy

Everyone has times when they reach a tipping point and life just gets too crazy to bear. You just want to make it stop! What can you do to feel a little more in control? First, take a deep breath, then … Continue reading

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