Happy Earth Day 2015!

Everything We do Every Day Makes a Difference. The words “Earth Day” make me think of nature and beautiful landscapes pictures of beaches, waterfalls, forests and mountains.  All the amazing plants, animals and wonders of the world are breathtaking...

How to Go Paperless Easily

People love the idea of going paperless, but find the process time consuming and overwhelming.  In order to make this process easier, I recommend starting today with current information and documents.  This does not mean to forget about your old papers.  I find it is...
Top Productivity Apps

Top Productivity Apps

We recommend the following smartphone productivity apps to our customers to help them be more organized and productive.  These apps are available in both the Google Play Store and the App Store unless otherwise noted.   Business Card Scanner Evernote – (see more...

7 Ways to Work Smarter with Evernote

Evernote is a blank workspace you can use to write, collect, find and present information.  Family, friends and clients have all asked me how I use this dynamic app.  One of the things I love about Evernote is how  everyone uses it differently.  Almost every time it...

15 Fun and Productive Indoor Activities

  The icy weather and school closings have kept most of us inside today.   Whether you are working from home today or enjoying the break, chances are you will have a little extra time in your day.   This unexpected extension of our weekend is a great opportunity...

Travel Tips Article Published in Getting Organized Magazine

Our July blog article on Travel Tips has been selected by Getting Organized Magazine for their Winter 2015 issue!  We are honored and blessed to have been selected to be published in their upcoming issue.  Getting Organized Magazine provides easy, effective, how-to...

10 Easy Ways to Reduce Holiday Hassles and your Stress Level

  10 Easy Holiday Planning Tips – by Sara Genrich I dropped my daughter off at the mall on Saturday, and discovered the holiday shopping frenzy has started!!  Every shopping mall and center I passed was packed with people.  The decorations are out, the...

Do These Common Technology Problems Make You Inefficient?

I have noticed several clients and friends have challenges maintaining their devices and technologies.  Some of the biggest productivity challenges are large email files, remembering passwords, finding electronic documents, managing photos, and syncing information....

How Evernote Can Refine Your Business and Improve Efficiency

Evernote Business I have recently earned my certificate from Evernote to be an Evernote Certified Consultant.  I am excited to add Evernote consulting services to the Configuration Connection solutions. It is an excellent fit into Configuration Connection’s...

Stress Free Back to School Plan

It is time to get ready for school to start.  The end of summer can be a stressful time as we prepare for the return of schedules, homework, lunches, and activities.  Each year, I get excited for the new beginning, but also sad to see the relaxing days of summer come...

Tips for Organized Travel

Tis the season for travel of all kinds. Whether your packing for camp, a mission trip or a business trip, travel can be stressful if you are unprepared. Use these quick travel tips to prepare for your next get away. Start with a packing list. Plan out what you are...

Vacation Recovery: Back to Work with Less Stress

  The week after vacation is usually productive, because you are refreshed and rested.  However, the first few days back to work can be stressful, because the number of tasks seem overwhelming.  Full email boxes, voicemail boxes and inboxes can make it difficult...