Have you ever tried completing a project and then halfway through you realize that you don’t have everything you need, or have you become confused about what to do next? This can happen to the best of us, and for entrepreneurs, who tend to “wear many hats,” you might not be sure if you have all the right tools or even know what tools you need.  Because being a business owner can feel like huge undertaking (sort of like climbing a steep mountain), having the right set of strategies in your arsenal can come in handy. If your toolbox is empty, throw a few of these tools in… [click to continue…]

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Product Review: Internet Password Organizer

Home Office Design Ideas

Product: Internet Password Organizer® My Experience: I don’t know about you, but I have LOTS of passwords to manage.  I’ve got blogs, bookmarking sites like StumbleUpon, Twitter, Facebook and the list goes on!  It’s a lot to manage, and let’s just say that this head of mine does not have enough memory to remember them […]

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Home Office & Productivity Link Roundup

Home Office Technology

Here’s the latest version of my favorite links. Enjoy! Web Worker Daily gives some great tips on using a whiteboard. One of them is for brainstorming, and I admit I do this and then put it the finished project into a Powerpoint slide. Levenger has a great article about organizing a home office. They have […]

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Quote of the Week: Somewhere in the Middle

Quotes

On Thursdays I share a quote that I hope will inspire, make you think or just make you smile. Here is this week’s quote: “In the mixture of perfection and imperfection lies ordinary human existence.” – Deepak Chopra

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Stuff

How To Organize

I was referred to this article by Paul Graham.  I thought the article was very interesting.  The author explores how our possessions have increased in number and (in some ways) our value of them has decreased in a way.  He also talks about how stuff used to be less accessible in generations past, and as […]

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The Green, Eco-Friendly Office

Home Office Design Ideas

It really is easier than you think. Start with a few things, and change as you go. If you’re just starting out, here are some eco-tips to get your office more “in the green”. Choose green office supplies: Choosing “green” products only takes different choices in the store and online. Most office supply stores carry […]

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My 100th Post!

Home Office Design Ideas

I can’t believe it! My 100th post today! I want to celebrate with a blog roundup and some of the great people I have met (or just love reading their blogs) since I began this blog last year. I have learned so much from all of them, whether directly or indirectly. Here’s a starter list, […]

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Get Organized In The New Year: 6 Steps To Get Started

How To Organize

Ready to get organized? If you’ve decided that this year is the year you are going to get organized, you’re not alone. “Get organized” is one of the top ten new year resolutions. Have you made this one before? Been unsuccessful? Don’t stress! It is possible to get organized and stay that way (which I’m […]

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“Organized” is NOT Code For “Perfection”

How To Organize

Are you perfect?  I’m not.  Perfectionism holds too many back from organizing their spaces.  They wait until they can do it perfectly, and that day never comes.  Let’s get real about this perfectionism thing… Un-Perfect Confessions of an Organizer. We’ve all got a little chaos in our lives, including yours truly.  

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Erin Doland of Unclutterer.com, The O Myth Recap

Home Office Product

Erin Doland of Unclutterer.com Krista and I had the pleasure of talking with Erin Doland of Unclutterer.com. (NEW!  Scroll to the bottom of this post to listen to the podcast.) Here’s the Pearls of Wisdom from the show today: use flower pots as pen holders products aren’t always the only answer to organizing woes, but […]

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