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...

Dorm Room Necessities

All of my social media posts last week were about Dorm Room essentials.  If you have a student heading to college for the first time or you know someone graduating, these are great ideas for every student.  Here is the weekly recap! Monday:   My favorite dorm room or...

Sara Genrich to Serve as Director of Communications & Technology!

I have been elected to serve a third term as the Director of Communications & Technology of the National Association of Professional Organizers – DFW (NAPO DFW) Chapter.  The 2014-2015 term begins in May, and I am once again honored to serve the chapter in...

Quick Email Organizing Tricks

Email can be overwhelming to manage and organize.  Here are a few email management tips might be just what you need to add some time back in your day. 1. No email retail – If you choose to follow just one of the tips in this article, this is it. Setup a new free...