Organizing Entryways & Mudrooms – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

Where I live in Canada, and in many other places, it’s time to pull out the winter coats, boots, hats, mittens and scarves. That’s a lot of extra stuff to keep near the door – especially if you’ll be doing a lot of entertaining over the holiday season. To help you deal with this challenge, not just now but throughout…

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How far does the confidentiality clause in your client agreement REALLY extend?

As an organizing consultant, you often have access to clients’ confidential information, and this is not something to be taken lightly. In fact, it’s such an important issue that I’ve invited Lisa Montanaro to share her expertise as a Certified Professional Organizer and former attorney, so you can approach it as a true professional. If you are a professional organizer, chances are…

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Interview with Professional Organizer and Author Kate Martin

The spotlight today is on Kate Martin, owner of Organized Joy and creator of the Joyful Business Planner. A Professional Organizers Blog Carnival Star Blogger, Kate specializes in helping families, small businesses, and especially families who run small businesses, in the Austin, TX area as well as virtually worldwide. Kate, how did you come up with your business name? I…

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Organizing Recipes – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

One thing that we humans all have in common is the need to eat. Most of us enjoy it, and home cooking seems to be on the rise again. And where there’s cooking, there are recipes that need to be organized! This edition of the Professional Organizers Blog Carnival is all about Organizing Recipes, and EverPresent is our sponsor. EverPresent works with…

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Recommended Reading for Professional Organizers

There’s a wealth of information online about just everything under the sun, but nothing beats diving into a good book! This post includes a number of suggestions to help you find your next read. Many of the titles will be of special interest to those who are starting a professional organizing business, but most will be of interest to organizers…

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How to Promote Your Organizing Business with Effective Web Content

If your plans for growing your business include a new website or a revamp of your existing site, there are many questions for you to consider. One of the most important elements of your website is your content. It’s a great idea, especially if you’re new to the organizing profession, to look at other professional organizer websites for inspiration. Seeing…

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Organizing Photos – Professional Organizers Blog Carnival

September is Save Your Photos Month, a public service outreach campaign developed by the Association of Personal Photo Organizers (APPO) to teach individuals how they can preserve life’s irreplaceable photos, videos, and documents, in the event of unforeseen accident or disaster. I encourage you to visit the Save Your Photos website to learn more about this initiative, including webinars and local events…

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3 Smart Apps for Professional Organizers and Consultants to Recommend

Professional organizers and productivity consultants do great work in helping others learn how to allocate their time and tasks. From improving project management skills to guiding responsible fiscal habits, organization enables people to best prepare for the expected, which is what occurs most of the time. The skill of organization isn’t exactly second nature, which is why professional organizers and…

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