2017: The Best of Your Organizing Business

As a blogger, you need to look at your analytics from time to time to see how you’re doing. I probably don’t review mine as often as I should, but I do like to check them at the end of each year. There are a few benefits to this practice: I get to see which posts have been the most…

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A shoutout to my guest bloggers for 2017

At the end of each year, I enjoy expressing my appreciation for the many people who have taken the time to share their expertise with my readers. In 2017, I was excited to introduce a new series of Organizer Interviews. Here are the first two: Interview with Professional Organizer and Author Kathy Vines Interview with Professional Organizer and Author Kate…

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Call for Submissions to Professional Organizers Blog Carnival: Paper Planners

As the new year approaches, many of your clients will be shopping for new paper planners or seeking guidance in using their calendars more effectively. Maybe you’ve even shared some tips or planner reviews on your blog. Now you can share your thoughts about paper planners with a broader audience by submitting your blog post to the next Professional Organizers Blog Carnival. This…

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Paper vs Digital: How To Choose The Right Organizational Tool

I’ve been wavering back and forth between paper planners and digital calendars for most of my adult life, because there are definite advantages to both. Perhaps you’re in the same boat. And your clients may ask for guidance in choosing the best calendar for them, especially at this time of year. So, when Max Lukominskyi of Evopaper emailed me about his company’s paper planner…

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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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