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New Year's Resolutions in Real Life

According to a data company called iQuanti, the most searched New Year's resolutions are: 1. "Get Healthy” - over 62 million searches2. “Get Organized” - over 33 million searches3. “Live Life to the Fullest” - nearly 19 million searches4. “Learn New Hobbies” - over 17 million searches5. "Spend...

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​7 Ways to Get Better Sleep During the Holidays

One of our 7 Daily Disciplines is SLEEP! We all know that eating and drinking during the holidays can cause us to gain weight and feel unproductive. But did we realize how much lack of sleep ALSO contributes to weight gain and lack of productivity? Check out this article from Cleveland Clinic for...

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Scheduling is Sexy!

I was listening to Brendon Burchard, founder of Experts Academy, today and he said "Scheduling is sexy!" So many of us are looking for the perfect "To Do List" planner, program or app...only to get overwhelmed by the amount of Tasks that end up on the list, and then we abandon our new...

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Barbara's Experience at the Celebrator's Conference

Good morning! It’s Barbara here, and today I want to share with you one of the most interesting experiences of my life, and how it has impacted me. Some of you may have seen my social media posts from last week about attending the Celebrator’s Conference in Pigeon Forge, TN. Every year...

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National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day

Happy National Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day!Here's what the Days of the Year website has to say about this day (and we agree!):"There are tidy desktops, and cluttered desktops, organized desktops, and ones with icon scattered...

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Almost Paperless™

Helping Clients Overcome the #1 Organizing Challenge in Homes & Offices Today The days of working in one office from 9a-5p, and then going home are over. Clients require information 24/7, and employees work from a variety of locations. A paper filing system in the office is worthless if...

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The Productive Environment Advantage: Taming the Paper Tiger in the Digital Age

Research shows that 80% of what we keep we never use. While businesses struggle to reduce costs and increase productivity, information continues to increase at a more rapid rate than ever before in history. Ask any 100 employees, "If you had the time, are there files in your office or on your...

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Weekend Wrap-Up

Do you have 15 minutes this weekend? Set your timer, grab one pile of papers on your desk (counter tops, dining room table, etc)---and use the File-Act-Toss SYSTEM while practicing the Art of Wastebasketry! File it? Act on it? or Toss it? 1. Does this item require action? 2. Can I identify a...

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Consistency Beats Intensity Every Time

[Guest Blog] Consistency Beats Intensity Every Time This applies to everything and anything you do in life. When in comes to working out, the ones that show up every day will experience their transformation long before those that show up infrequently, but workout really hard---and the ones...

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Accomplish Your Work & Enjoy Your Life

Why do you want to "get organized"? What's the purpose of your productivity pursuit? If you're not accomplishing your work AND enjoying your life, then something is missing. You need some kind of transformation in your life--and we'd like to help! Browse our Institute to find JUST what you need...

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