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Are You Making This Mistake With Your To-Do List?

28th Oct 14
To-do lists are magic. According to experts, the second you write something down, you’re infinitely more likely to actually make it happen than if you rely on your (sometimes faulty) memory. Lists work! Plenty has been written about the power of lists… but not all lists are created equal! There are six big mistakes people make with their to-do lists, and I am going to highlight one here today - Putting...

Organising The Stress Out Of Exams

As the end of the school term approaches student and family stresses increase dramatically. Teenagers are not only dealing with the pressures of academic achievement, but sporting or creative success, family dynamics, financial uncertainty, career choices and relationships, together with the physical, mental and emotional changes that occur during this formative period of their lives. And they are doing it without the safety net of years of life experience. Managing the...

The Role of the Professional Organiser

So, you are perhaps unsure of exactly what the role of a Professional Organiser is… or maybe you think you know exactly what their role is and are wondering what on earth would possess people to hire one. After all, who would want someone coming to their home and seeing all that mess and disorganisation? Particularly someone who is, no doubt, extremely organised, has the cleanest house, the best behaved children...

Legal Concerns in your Professional Organising Business

All Professional Organisers, need to consider their legal requirements when starting and running a professional organising business. If you do not follow legislative requirements and regulations, your professional organising business can face serious penalties. A range of legal requirements may affect your professional organising business and the purpose of this article is to give you a brief understanding about some of the general legal principles that you need to be aware...
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How to write blog posts that get results

29th Sep 14
Many of us are already bloggers but others amongst us are not. In this blog I share my insight once again from a National Association of Professional Organisers Conference session I attended in May. Key learnings were: You need to write as though you are writing directly to the person you are trying to reach. You need to find a problem that readers are seeking and answer them in your blog....
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Learn to Say No: Increase the Power of How You Spend Your Time

16th Sep 14
One of the very best ways to manage your time is to learn to say ‘No’. Saying no is a great way to control how you spend your time and take your power back. For many, saying ‘No’ is a challenge because we want to be helpful or to please. But, it’s time to take back the power of no and earn more time in your day for doing what you...

Not Your Average Junk Truck

11th Sep 14
Recently I had the privilege of going behind the scenes of the Melbourne Operations of 1800 Got Junk? and it was an eye opening experience. To state the obvious, yes they do take people’s junk away, however very little of it is rubbish. Their efforts to donate, recycle or reuse items are where they shine as eco warriors of our modern day throw away society. Since 1989, they have diverted over...
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Benefits of inviting a Professional Organiser into your home; the first ripple in what could be a wave of positive change in your life.

8th Sep 14
If you are at the stage of inviting a Professional Organiser into your home, business, or even to manage the challenges of everyday life, then congratulations, it means that you have recognised that you are ready to make a change. You have also recognised that you want someone with the skills and expertise to help facilitate that change as efficiently and smoothly as possible. You may have an idea of what...
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Where Does All My Clutter Go?

3rd Sep 14
You know you should. You know you want to. You know you are ready. BUT You just don’t know what to do with it? Clutter that is! National Organising Week is just around the corner and AAPO President Narelle Todd says you can live a life of abundance with less stuff. All of us have been conditioned to think that the more stuff we have the happier, more successful and even...

9 tips to put a Spring into your (Organised) Closet

25th Aug 14
With warmer months just around the corner, spring is the perfect time to clear some of the winter clutter and give your closet that fresh bright new look and feel. Now is the perfect time to clean out your wardrobe and get at least this one part of your home organised for what is typically a very busy time of year. Here are a couple of tips to help you get...
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