Tag: Professional Organizing

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 The Organized Lifestyle Magazine has been replaced by the Organized Lifestyle Blog.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 […]

Burnt Rice and 3 #@@!!** Simple Steps

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If I read one more ‘3 Simple Steps’ or “just do this” to prepare for the holidays I might throw a full-on adult tantrum. I can’t describe the pain that preaching the simplicity of organizing  causes people who struggle with the concept of getting organized. I read articles that say “in three simple steps” or […]

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 […]

Organize Your Work Space

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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 […]

Common Residential Organizing Challenges and Solutions

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Areas that challenge us can remain in disarray much longer than we’d like. Sometimes a little collaborative thinking is all you need to jump-start the process.  Bathroom Challenge Lack of storage Poor use of existing storage Solution Review stock Dispose of old PX (recycle at your neighborhood drug store) Recycle bottles, jars, shampoos, or lotions […]

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 for 2014? How about a power finish to 2013 first?

There are less than 30 days till the New Year and many are planning ahead but what about closing our 2013 knowing what went well, what would you change and then clearly identifying your 2014 objectives based on historical data? Now is the perfect time to think and plan for what you will analyse about […]

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 […]