How to Take Control of Your Calendar

“I cannot do my work, respond to emails and make my calls, because I am in meetings or on conference calls all day.”  I hear comments similar to this frequently.  Meetings, business reviews, and conference calls take up the majority of my clients’...

Recycle & Clean-up Day April 16th

Spring cleaning time is here, and this week is a great time to clear out some unwanted clutter and recycle it during the Great American Cleanup on Saturday.  The City of Allen has scheduled a big recycling event  on April 16th from 8-1pm.  This event is held every...

5 Week Organizing Challenge

As a member of Faithful Organizers, I am excited to announce a new 5 week organizing challenge called “March Toward Simplicity”.  I encourage all of you to join me in the month of March to clear out some clutter, and tackle some of your productivity...

Stop Procrastinating and Get Started on Your Goals

Procrastinating is a Time Management Challenge It seems like New Year’s Eve was a week ago.  It is hard to believe that January is gone, and we are looking toward the spring.  It is not too late to start working toward those goals and ideas you had at the...

How to Organize Files for Maximum Productivity in 4 Easy Steps

Taking the time to organize files makes finding and accessing documents painless.  Usually, filing is one of the most procrastinated and daunting jobs in the office.   It is easy to let it stack up on your desk, floor, credenza and filing cabinets.  I find with many...

Sara Genrich Earns Certificate of Study in Chronic Disorganization

I have  earned a Certificate of Study in Chronic Disorganization from the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD). The purpose of the study series is to provide both basic and specialized topic education on issues, concepts, and challenges presented by client...

The Trio 3-in-1 Organizer Product Review

The Trio 3-in-1 Organizer has so many great features, I am having a hard time picking which one I want to write about first. Most of you know I do not review many products on my blog.  I only take the time to write about the things I think will make your life easier...

Top 10 Time Management Tips for Work-Life Balance

The amount of information available on time management is overwhelming.  Google delivers over 373 Million sites when you search “Time Management Tips”.  Amazon has over 144,000 books on the subject.  I know when I started researching different time...

Prepare for a Disaster – Sept. is National Preparedness Month

  The month of September is National Preparedness Month. Is your business, office, family and home ready for a disaster? There are several articles, ideas, checklists and more on the Ready.gov site to help you get your family and employees ready for any kind of...

6 Benefits of Organizing Your Office & Your Computer

  Office Organizing?  Who has time to process the information, organize the paper, and manage the electronic information coming into our workplaces and homes? I frequently hear “I don’t have time to organize my office, because I am so busy with...

Top Tips for All Organizing Projects!

Most of us have some area of our lives, homes or offices that need more organization.  It does not matter whether your goal is the ability to easily find an important document, to park your car in the garage or have friends over at a moment’s notice, getting...