Shoe Organizer: Creative or Just Weird?

Clutter Coach

Shelves in the back of your closet, off-season clothes under the bed. Other suggestions for this cunning item are to stash toys, magazines and remotes in it. Originally posted 2009-05-01 10:26:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Maximizing storage space is always a good idea. This wacky shoe organizer caught my eye. I think it’s a clever idea, but the notion of lying in bed surrounded by a fringe of shoes is a little unsettling.

2014 147

Shoe Organizer: Creative or Just Weird?

Clutter Coach

Shelves in the back of your closet, off-season clothes under the bed. Other suggestions for this cunning item are to stash toys, magazines and remotes in it. by Maximizing storage space is always a good idea. This wacky shoe organizer caught my eye. I think it’s a clever idea, but the notion of lying in bed surrounded by a fringe of shoes is a little unsettling. Hmm, good place just to hide your clutter, methinks.

2016 100

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Clutter is Tiring

Clutter Coach

Old magazines whisper “read me!” ” Piles of clothes coax “come sort me!” One of my clients has a lot of clothing. The last time I saw her, the ironing board in the bedroom and the chair next to it were piled high with clothes. by It’s exhausting, actually. It’s hard on the eyes. It hems you in. Sometimes it feels like it’s just in the background, just there in case you need it.

2016 100

Clutter is Tiring

Clutter Coach

Old magazines whisper “read me!” ” Piles of clothes coax “come sort me!” One of my clients has a lot of clothing. The last time I saw her, the ironing board in the bedroom and the chair next to it were piled high with clothes. by It’s exhausting, actually. It’s hard on the eyes. It hems you in. Sometimes it feels like it’s just in the background, just there in case you need it.

2016 100

Podcast 116: The perils of storage space

Clutter Coach

That’s from the New York Times Magazine. If your home really is tiny, like a studio apartment, and you need storage for seldom used items such as camping and sports equipment, off season clothes, holiday décor and memorabilia. Here are things you should not be storing; inherited furniture that you don’t like well enough to have it in your own home, clothing that doesn’t fit (unless a child will grow into it soon) and that treadmill you never used.

2019 100

Organize your bedroom

Clutter Coach

The way it is now: The bed is unmade, clothes are slung over chairs and doorknobs, newspapers and magazine are on the floor, the bureau and nightstand are littered with stuff. Hang the clothes. To keep cast off clothing under control, install hooks on the back of the closet door, or inside wall. by Wouldn’t it be delightful to walk into a serene, welcoming bedroom after a hard day’s work?

2014 125

Organize your bedroom

Clutter Coach

The way it is now: The bed is unmade, clothes are slung over chairs and doorknobs, newspapers and magazine are on the floor, the bureau and nightstand are littered with stuff. Hang the clothes. To keep cast off clothing under control, install hooks on the back of the closet door, or inside wall. by Wouldn’t it be delightful to walk into a serene, welcoming bedroom after a hard day’s work?

2016 100

Clutter is Tiring

Clutter Coach

Old magazines whisper “read me!” ” Piles of clothes coax “come sort me!” One of my clients has a lot of clothing. The last time I saw her, the ironing board in the bedroom and the chair next to it were piled high with clothes. Originally posted 2012-01-17 15:58:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter It’s exhausting, actually. It’s hard on the eyes. It hems you in.

2014 109

Podcast 107: Get ready to move

Clutter Coach

If you don’t want stacks of magazines and newspapers on the living room floor of your new place, first, don’t take the ones you have now and second, don’t transfer those subscriptions. If you want to have a manageable closet full of clothes you love to wear, select those now and get rid of the rest instead of filling up the future guest room closet with them. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ?

2018 100

30 Productive Things To Do In Under 1 Minute

Simple Productivity Blog

Discard one ripped or worn-out clothing item. Cancel one magazine subscription you don’t read. Take any magazine older than the current issue to recycling. Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. At Your Desk. Throw Away some paper you don’t need. Check your pens to make sure they work. Reload your stapler. Delete 10 emails. File 10 emails. Cancel 1 meeting you don’t need to be at. Clean your computer monitor.

2011 193

Podcast 100: Completion

Clutter Coach

The problem was that now my client had to go through all the clothes; hers, her husband’s and the two kids’; and put them all away where they belonged. It will save time, though, when you need to get dressed and aren’t rooting through the hamper, or even the dirty clothes, to find what you need. You push those aside to look at the magazine you bought. Your shoes go into a rack in the hall or in your clothes closet. by Subscribe: iTunes ? Stitcher ?

2018 100

Clutter is Tiring

Clutter Coach

Old magazines whisper “read me!” ” Piles of clothes coax “come sort me!” One of my clients has a lot of clothing. The last time I saw her, the ironing board in the bedroom and the chair next to it were piled high with clothes. Originally posted 2012-01-17 15:58:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter It’s exhausting, actually. It’s hard on the eyes. It hems you in.

2013 109

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

We looked at sofas, and I did Ikea runs for pot plants and magazine racks. I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life. As well as dealing with all the usual challenges, much depends on their personal situation, and how that reflects on what is required.

2017 109

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

We looked at sofas, and I did Ikea runs for pot plants and magazine racks. I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life. As well as dealing with all the usual challenges, much depends on their personal situation, and how that reflects on what is required.

2017 100

Podcast 098: Working on your own

Clutter Coach

If you want your living room to be tidier but you don’t describe what that means, your partner is likely to straighten up some piles of magazines and that’s it. You need to be clear that a tidy living room has no cast off clothes in it, no used coffee cups, no piles of paperwork, whatever it is you decide on. by Subscribe: iTunes ? Stitcher ? Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play. You can leave a review here! ?.

2018 100

22 Secrets to Discovering Your Dream and Living It

Dumb Little Man

If you love working with clay, paper, people or clothes, that’s a clue. Put up photos from magazines to inspire you. One of the most important rules of happiness in life is to do what you love. You’ve probably heard that advice a lot of times already. Unfortunately, discovering that dream job and what you are meant to do in life isn’t always so easy. Take a look at the happiest, most successful people on this planet.

2018 207

What They Don’t Tell You About Live Chat Effectiveness In Business

Dumb Little Man

On most days, the team runs your clothing and accessories store like clockwork. Right when you’re figuring out how to summon a genie for the online store component, a stray ray of sunlight falls upon a magazine. It’s a hot summer day. There is a sale and your store manager is out sick. So, here you are handling the register on a holiday weekend.

2018 134

Top 5 Office Waste Reduction Tips

Eco-Office Gals

Get cloth towels for the bathroom, refillable pens for everyone’s desk and put in a water cooler so that your staff will be discouraged about drinking out of so many plastic water bottles. When you’re sitting in an office around other staff members for hours at a time, five days per week, you are bound to have a significant amount of waste that piles up from time to time.

2013 136

30 Ways to Make TV Watching More Productive

Dumb Little Man

Pick up shoes, toys, books, magazines, dishes etc. Dust the furniture in the room you're in - Grab a microfiber cloth, an old sock or damp rag and run it over all flat surfaces in the room. Choose clothes to wear tomorrow - Run to your room and decide what to wear tomorrow. Choose clothes that fit you well and that you feel great in.

2010 219

Failure to Plan is Planning to Fail

Dumb Little Man

This can be clothes, magazines or even office documents that have lost their purpose, if they ever had one to begin with. Trying to achieve your goals without organization is similar to getting into an automobile without a steering wheel and expecting to reach your desired destination. Unfortunately, too many people do not embrace organization and the many benefits that it can bring. Instead, they rely upon chance and luck.

2016 158

Investing in Graphic Design as a Key Point of Any Startup

Dumb Little Man

Layout of printed materials (magazines, books, newspapers or even flyers). -T-shirt T-shirt and clothing designs. So you’re literally just starting out, and the next item on your agenda is to find a skilled artist to design your startup’s logo, website, or packaging. The only problem is, how much do you spend? And is it worth a large investment? Let’s talk about it. What is graphic design? Before we get too deep, let’s first clear up any confusion revolving around graphic design.

2019 131

How to Organize Your Files With Cross Referencing

Ian's Messy Desk

E.g., Tokyo/Japan, scarves/winter clothing, chicken pot pie/pies. E.g., you clip an article from a photo magazine on how to take low-light pictures; the back of the first page has ten quick tips for Photoshop users. To be honest, I’m not a big fan of cross-referenced file systems. Specifically, I’m not a fan of systems which require you to keep a secondary index of things you’ve already filed. Whether in a card system, a notebook or a. Image via Wikipedia.

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Love Your Career

Office Dynamics

When I was about 10 or 11, I went from house to house in our neighborhood selling my Mom’s used magazines. And then in my later teens, I worked at a women’s clothing store. I have always been a “career-minded” woman since I was a little girl. When I got a little older, I went to work at my uncle’s beauty salons in Cleveland, OH. I was responsible for collecting money from the customers and straightening the product shelves.

2017 168

8 Ways To Simplify Moving

Simple Productivity Blog

We bought boxes for our last move: many packages of bankers boxes for heavy objects like books, wardrobe boxes to hold our hanging clothes without having to fold, compartment boxes for glasses and dishes, and bigger moving boxes for lighter items. Old magazines, unused books, outgrown clothing should all be gotten rid of appropriately. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog.

2011 166

“Useful” Gifts And Better Alternatives

Simple Productivity Blog

A magazine subscription. Instead of a new magazine subscription, how about renewing one the person already gets? Magazines can end up as clutter. With a toddler at home, it is easier to not have anything cloth on the table. Actually, with my husband at home, it’s easier not having anything cloth on the table. Clothes. For years I was given clothing in yellows, browns and oranges: colors that make me look dead.

Gifts 142

5, 10 and 15 Minute Decluttering

Simple Productivity Blog

Purge your magazines. If you have more than three unread issues of a magazine, recycle the older ones. Clean one clothing drawer. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. I am taking a break this week, so please enjoy this article from the archives! Originally published on 8 July 2009. Most people I know won’t embark on a big decluttering because they think it will take too long.

2011 185

How to Curb Your Unnecessary Spending

Dumb Little Man

gigawatt Android phone, or if your friends all shop in expensive clothes stores, you may well end up matching their spending. Whenever you see an ad online or in a magazine and think “I need that”, force yourself to think again. We all buy stuff that we don’t really need or want – and this can be a big problem. You don’t just end up with the frustration of throwing away good money, or the annoyance of a lot of junk cluttering up your house; you can end up in serious debt problems.

2011 219

Get Your Message Out Farther by Getting Rid of Your Visibility Blocks

Productive & Organized

A reporter from First for Women magazine remembered my story and asked me for an interview.   They will send a photographer, hair and makeup pro and clothing stylist to my house. One of the fastest ways for you to reach more people, so you can serve more people, is to get your message out far and wide.    We all know that using different media to teach and market is an awesome way for our ideal clients to find us. 

2014 152

Swath vs. Swatch

Daily Writing Tips

The example appeared in Forbes Magazine. The word originally referred to a tag, something like the stub of a raffle ticket, attached to a piece of cloth before it was placed in a kettle to be dyed. The word has come to mean “a sample piece of cloth.” To swaddle a baby is to wrap it up snugly in a swathe of cloth. My own practice is to use the spelling swath [swahth] for the track a mower leaves and swathe [swaythe] for wrapping things up in long pieces of cloth.

2016 62

Social Media: Open This Pandora’s Box At Your Risk

Dumb Little Man

Here is a caution: they can prove a wolf in sheep’s clothing. ” She further adds, “You can turn off a movie, close a magazine or consciously step back from a billboard, but not so with social media. It is now universally accepted that social media is an addiction more harmful than cigarettes, alcohol, and hard drug. Unfortunately, this addiction has gripped kids, young blood, and adults in its tentacles. The entire gamut of social networks works as sugar-coated poison.

Monday Motivator: A Career versus A Job

Office Dynamics

When I was probably about 10 or 11, I went from house to house in our neighborhood selling my Mom’s used magazines. And then into my later teens, I worked at a women’s clothing store. Welcome to August and the last month of the 5 Pillars of Living a BIG Life. I hope you have enjoyed the past four months as I took you through four of the Pillars: Family, Financial, Spiritual and Wellness. Thanks to all of you who participated in our contest.

2013 110

Increase Productivity By Thinking Inside The Box

Simple Productivity Blog

I can read anything I wish: magazines, chick lit or non-fiction. This means making lunches and coffee, setting out clothes, and reading with my daughter. Mondays are productivity days at SimpleProductivity blog. Have you ever had a day with nothing on the schedule, in which you intended to get a lot of things done? And then did none of them? We can increase our productive time by boxing our time with routines, and then thinking inside the box. How Limiting Options Spurs Answers.

2013 180

10 Things to Simplify Today

Simple Productivity Blog

Simplify your clothing. If you work in a casual environment, wear comfortable clothes. Apart from the sexist attitude that female clothing is somehow more fussy/cluttered than male clothing, it’s not even factual. I’ve seen my male co-workers briefcases stuffed full of magazines, articles, and all manner of things, much like I have seen in my own.

2010 159

A Conversation about Clutter with Nicolette Toussaint

Clutter Coach

Perhaps this was because I had recently divorced someone who filled every nook and cranny of the house with magazines, books, collections, clothes, you name it!). When you see the label Dwell Magazine , you want to look around for one to put in there. Deciding that you really can live without the spare blender in the back of the cabinet, the stack of magazines you’re going to read this weekend, etc. by Originally posted 2009-09-11 09:46:00.

2015 109

22 Secrets to Discovering Your Dream and Living It

Dumb Little Man

If you love working with clay, or paper, or people, or clothes, that's a clue. Put up photos from magazines to inspire you. One of the most important rules of happiness in life is to do what you love. But discovering that dream job and what you are meant to do in life isn't always so easy. Take a look at the happiest, most successful people on this planet: they are all doing something they love, creating something they believe in, living a life of purpose and passion.

2012 220

The Many Meanings of Quarter

Daily Writing Tips

Although these low-ranking but key naval officers also helped the master stow supplies and cargo to optimize smooth sailing, the application of the word to refer to an army officer responsible for disbursing clothing and supplies to troops seems to have developed independently, stemming from the title of a court official responsible for a monarch’s sleeping chamber.

2016 58

Finding “Open Loops” on the Web: My Blog Reading List

Simple Productivity Blog

My recent favorite was a picture of a clothing tag that read “This garment tested on animals. MSDN Magazine: RSS Feed. The feed for the technical magazine. Smashing Magazine. Fridays are tip days at SimpleProductivity blog. Someone asked me recently where I come up with the material for my Tuesday Open Loops Series. These articles are ones of interest I find in my weekly blog reading. So for today, I thought I would share my Blog List.

2010 122

We are Fighting Against Cancer & Relaying For Life on Saturday - Check Out This Great Organizing Package

Productive & Organized

Do you spend money on magazines that you end up recycling instead of reading? 5½ x 4¾ x 1¾)  The cloth shopping bag folds to a small size that can be carried with you just about anywhere and the. I do not normally post regarding personal causes, but this one is near and dear to the Calahan Solutions, Inc. family.    Ellen Hankes is a very dear friend, consultant with Calahan Solutions and CPO-CD. 

2011 153

Stop procrastinating! How to Overcoming and Avoid Procrastination - 30 Tips

Productive & Organized

I tell myself that if I will just sit down and finish the task then I may take some time to work on a hobby or put my feet up and read a non-work related magazine or book. For example, buy hangers, drop off donations, and hang up clothing. Procrastination is the #1 reason business owners find that their business stalls.

2012 218

15 Groovy, Awesome, Swell and Cool Words

Daily Writing Tips

gucci – From the high-quality clothing line, used by YouTuber Matt Smith to mean “high quality” or “good.” ” In a 1999 magazine interview in Harper’s Bazaar , singer Lenny Kravitz calls his bedroom “very Gucci.” What’s your favorite word of compliment or admiration? How do you express approval?

2019 83

Clip

Daily Writing Tips

clip : a receptacle containing several cartridges held together at the base for insertion bodily into the magazine of a repeating firearm. clip : a piece of jewelry that may be clipped onto clothing. A reader was puzzled by the use of clip in the following sentence: Amazon has been adding distribution facilities at a clip.

2015 69

The 3rd Annual Gala Dinner.

Office Dynamics

Attendees have the chance to pull out their dancing shoes and party clothes. It was the kind of desserts that are so beautiful they look like they could go on the cover of a food magazine. The Gala is a hugely popular event at Joan’s conference. Usually admins only get to plan dinners and evening events for their leaders and clients. They rarely get to dress up and experience that kind of event!

2013 109

Get Organized: Painless Holiday Shopping and Gifting

Get Organized!

This includes: - Favorite colors, brands, and sizes for clothing - Favorite stores, hang-outs, and restaurants - Favorite authors and magazines - Favorite music, TV shows, and movies - Favorite foods, wine, and beer - If they have any collections, hobbies, or special interests - Etc. Organizing Tips | Organizing Products | Organizing Services Thursday, December 9, 2010 Get Organized: Painless Holiday Shopping and Gifting Have you ever been at a loss as to what gift to buy someone?

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