Interview with Professional Organizer, Educator and Mentor Anne Blumer

For today’s organizer interview, I’m thrilled to feature Anne Blumer of SolutionsForYou, Inc. from Portland, Oregon. With more than 15 years of industry experience, she’s got a wealth of experience to share! Anne has been reading Your Organizing Business since its launch in 2009 and is a Professional Organizers Blog Carnival Star Blogger. I’ve got to know her quite well…

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Interview with Professional Organizer Mariela Chagas

I’m excited to share my latest organizer interview, with Mariela Chagas of Organized Living Concept in South Florida. Mariela specializes in home and office organization, and also offers moving management, move-in organization, travel preparation and errand services. Mariela, what made you decide to start an organizing business? I’ve been doing this work informally on and off for over 10 years…

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Interview with Residential Organizer Nancy Haworth

Today’s interview is with Nancy Haworth of On Task Organizing. A member of NAPO and NAPO-NC, Nancy provides in-person organizing services in the Raleigh, North Carolina area and virtual organizing services worldwide. Nancy, what’s your specialty? Residential organizing with a focus on helping those who are decluttering to prepare for moving or downsizing. What other services or products do you…

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2018 Highlights: Organizer Interviews

Well, here it is December… already, or finally, depending on how 2018 has treated you! Things have been pretty good here at Your Organizing Business and for the rest of the year I’ll be highlighting some of the important features that you may have missed. I was pleased to interview five professional organizers, shown in the above collage. If you…

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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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Networking at the NAPO Conference

Attending my first NAPO Conference last year was such an amazing experience that at the time I’d have had a hard time choosing a single highlight. Looking back a year later, I realize that the greatest reward was the opportunity to network face-to-face with a large number of organizers and coaches I’d met before, either in person or online, and…

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Thank You for Another Great Year!

This is such an exciting time of year… not just because of the holidays, but because it’s the perfect time to reflect on our successes and remember those who have helped us along the way. Today I’d like to pause from my regular schedule and acknowledge everyone who has supported Your Organizing Business during 2012.

Interview with an In-House Professional Organizer

Most of the professional organizers I’ve met either run their own business or are employed by other organizers, so when I learned that Janice Simon works as an in-house organizer, I was intrigued and had lots of questions to ask her. Fortunately, she agreed to let me share her answers with you.