Tag: Grow Your Business

Organize Your Work Space

I think they’ve covered every area of a work space in this awesome article. Work surface Task Lighting Filing System In-Box Desktop Organizers Concealed Storage Drawer Organizers Notepad Happy Accessories Hidden Cords Plus they included where you can buy the items they featured! Click here to read the article More awesome storage ideas from See […]

Organizing to balance life and work

There is an old saying, that I first learned from a carpenter, that goes like this: Pick two of the following three options 1) good, 2) quick 3) cheap You can have good and quick but it probably won’t be cheap You can have good and cheap but it probably won’t be quick You can […]

Thanks Irina!

I was at the Canadian Association of Women Executive and Entrepreneurs (CAWEE) Annual General Meeting in  June and Irina Photography was taking head shots of all the guests. I have a great deal of respect for entrepreneurs who go out on a limb to expose (no pun intended) themselves in unconventional ways.     Thanks […]

Benchmarking Our Lives

Companies use benchmarking to identify the weaknesses within an organization and improve upon them, with the idea of becoming the “best of the best.” A retail manager will analyze sales, returns, profit margins, cost per square foot, and return on investment, comparing them to established benchmarks in order to make decisions about which promotions they […]

Tax Preparation – Beyond the documents

It’s hard enough knowing that your documents aren’t in order but then you read an article like this one and you start questioning your accountant. Do you remember your accountant? That guy or gal who you speak to once a year when you send them your tax documents and then they invoice you, you pay […]

Wondering what ‘agendize’ actually means?

I’ve always loved the name of Nick and Judi’s company because it’s exactly what they do and they do it really well – Your Planning Partners. So you can imagine how great it felt when they asked me to contribute to their blog. Initially I thought we’d explore the all too common love hate relationship […]

Tax Record Retention Made Easier

If you don’t subscribe to our newsletter you would have missed this article on tax record retention…. here it is for you. This is the time of year when many of us are working on our tax returns – or are just starting to think about it! Whatever stage you are at, one important question […]

Don’t be ridicilous! Three Steps??

It sounds absolutely ridiculous when I read how overly simple people try to make getting organized out to be. I’ve read “in these 3 steps” or “in 5 minutes a day” and then I’m promised all the upsides of what being organized will do for me. I agree with the benefits of being organized but […]

Paper in – Paper out can be a tough job to manage in a any household.

Consider the following tips to help you keep it under control. Step One: Create an ‘incoming’ mail area near the front door, in the front hall closet, or in a mail only area in the kitchen so you can put the mail/paper directly into the “incoming only” area until you have time to open, review, […]

The Grass is Greener…not always

Have you ever heard the saying ‘the grass is greener on the other side’? Have you ever gone to the other side only to realize that the saying is wrong? This is the experience of many jack rabbits of productivity – you know the jack rabbits, they are the people that jump from one new […]

Business Seminars – Organizing Personality Styles

Looking to grow your business and strengthen your relationships? Come on out to see Deanne Kelleher, founder of kAos Group and keynote speaker present the high demand seminar “Grow Your Business by Understanding the Personality Styles” at City Hall for Enterprise Toronto. Read more about Enterprise Toronto Seminars Read more about kAos Group Seminars