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The Organized Lifestyle Blog

Hello and Happy Spring! The Organized Lifestyle Magazine has been replaced by the Organized Lifestyle Blog. We will continue to share top-rated articles, words of wisdom, links to other great sites and provide ideas for organizing your home, office, time and spirit. The Organized Lifestyle Blog can be easily found on our website www.kaosgroup.com. We […]

The Nitty Gritty on Goals and Organizing Them

Setting goals can be daunting while others will rhyme of their long list of goals leaving you wonder how they will ever achieve all those things in the next 12 months. There are ground rules for goals  and these rules aren’t to burst your bubble but rather to keep things in check, trackable and attainable […]

Relationship with Inbox is Redirected Anger

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The love/hate relationship that you may feel towards your email inbox appears to be a case of redirected anger. You can’t gain control over it so you get mad (at it and possibly at yourself).  The damn inbox seems to represent that you  may never truly succeed and it taunts you by continuously filling up […]

The Organized Lifestyle Magazine – Break Free and Start

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It was a pleasure for us to launch our 100th edition of the Organized Lifestyle Magazine. Click here to read the edition. The focus was  on sharing a selection of  links to websites and people we love. The links are intended to provide inspiration, ideas, tips, tricks and tools to help you get organized and […]

Your Office – Your Money Maker

Think about your office, wherever it may be, and ask yourself if the organizational structure – the work flow and paper flow of that space truly support your work style? If not, ask yourself what is your motivation for making it better.   Space layout  Is your work station ergonomically correct Do you have enough lighting […]

Tax Organizing is Time Well Spent

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Let’s face it, gathering up a whole year’s worth of receipts and other documents pertaining to your tax filing can be overwhelming if you are not prepared. You don’t want to miss out on important tax deductions just because you didn’t keep track of them throughout the year, especially if you are a small business […]

Get It Done – Schedule, Delay, Delete

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Imagine a time when you were juggling multiple things at once that were all very important (for some of you it could have been yesterday). You may have been juggling a mixture of a difficult personal situation, an aging parent, a very sick friend or relative, a failed project at work, a death, a demanding […]

Five Tricks to Help You Get Organized with Time

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Do you ever feel overwhelmed, like you’re always trying to catch up or like you’re doing your best and it’s just not enough? According to Environics Canada (2012) 63% of individuals said they are not organized with time management. We understand that this ‘getting organized’ stuff isn’t as easy as articles make it out to […]

Planning Tips and Strategies

In December and January retailers are bursting with great ‘new’ ways to plan your life with new scheduling software and thousands of types of day timers. Trust me when I say that whether you choose a PDA or a hard copy day planner, the important thing is that you use it. You can’t blame the […]

Questions about getting organized? Call in today (Wednesday Nov 27th at 2pm EST)

Today – Wednesday Nov 27th call us on In the Know with your questions about organizing. The host of In the Know is Julia Suppa juliasuppa  The number to call in is: 1-877-222-5310 In a recent study by Environics Canada, 40% felt their home office was less than organized while 58% felt that their clothes […]