Home office clutter management

Clutter Coach

by If you’re not lucky enough to have a separate room for your home office , you’ll make do on the dining table, or setting up a desk in a corner of the living room. She needed lots of stuff out and around her when she worked, but her partner was less than thrilled to come home and make dinner in a cluttered office. Like many creative types, my client balked at being orderly and cleaning up. The home office disappeared.

Home office clutter management

Clutter Coach

by If you’re not lucky enough to have a separate room for your home office , you’ll make do on the dining table, or setting up a desk in a corner of the living room. She needed lots of stuff out and around her when she worked, but her partner was less than thrilled to come home and make dinner in a cluttered office. Like many creative types, my client balked at being orderly and cleaning up. The home office disappeared.

8 Ways To Set Up An Awesome Home Office

Dumb Little Man

If you’re working from home, sweeten the deal even further by putting together the best home office setup you can devise. Here are 8 easy steps in setting up a home office you’d love to spend your working hours in. Divide your work and home lives.

Home office clutter management

Clutter Coach

Republished by Blog Post Promoter If you’re not lucky enough to have a separate room for your home office , you’ll make do on the dining table, or setting up a desk in a corner of the living room. She needed lots of stuff out and around her when she worked, but her partner was less than thrilled to come home and make dinner in a cluttered office. Like many creative types, my client balked at being orderly and cleaning up.

How To Get Energized In a Home Office

The Solopreneur Life

W orking as a solopreneur has its ups and downs. You have fewer distractions, you can plan your day however you so choose, and working out of a home office affords you the right to wear what you’d like. A lack of energy in a home office means a lack of productivity.

Setting up a desktop or laptop computer for your home office

The Small Business Blog

There are a number of factors to take into consideration when setting up a laptop for your small business, with the specifications of the device just the tip of the iceberg. Here are some tips to help you set up an efficient computing system in your home office.

Spring cleaning the home office

Ian's Messy Desk

million Canadians who work from home or maintain a home office, this area should be of special consideration. Documents piled up? File and organize: Once you’ve decided on what papers you will keep, set up a filing system that will be easy for you to follow.

The Home-Office Deduction: IRS Offers New, Simplified Option

The Solopreneur Life

I ’ve never taken the home-office deduction, because it’s so difficult to calculate. The Internal Revenue Service has announced a simplified, alternative method for determing the amount of expenses you can deduct for a qualified business use of a home.

5 Rules For An Efficient Home Office

Productivity Bits

I t’s getting more feasible with every passing day to work from home – the Internet has enabled thousands of entrepreneurs to be successful with home-based businesses. Central to a successful work-at-home strategy is getting your home office set up properly. Home is where the heart is. Choose a space for your home office where you can get some privacy. Rule #2: Lighten up. Your office needs good lighting.

5 Ways to Gain Control of Your Home Office

On The Job

On the job, your work space is tidy and well maintained, with all your projects lined up like neat little soldiers. But while co-workers see you as the poster child of organization, you hide a dirty little secret: Your home office looks like a typhoon just hit.

How to Make a Small In-Home Office Work for You

Productivity Bits

Working from home offers many benefits to those that simply don’t want to drag themselves to the office every day. For instance, you can create any type of office you want, maintain control over your schedule, and even be your own boss. GTD Hacks Productivity home office

Clean Your Home Office, Not Your Bank Account

Small Business CEO

Home office cleaning is no one’s idea of a fun weekend. Guess I better not use it; I”ll just have to save up to buy another one. … Economy & Environment home office office cleaning office maintenance

Steps for Creating a Paperless Home Office

Productivity Bits

We’ve all been there: Keeping and storing documents that we deemed important throughout the years only to walk into the home office space one day and see a mountain of papers staring back. This can be magnified ten-fold if you work from home. In this digital age, it is not only easy to create a paperless home office but it also offers you a personalized and efficient solution to tackling important documents.

5 Tips for Hosting Clients in Your Home Office

Productivity Bits

John knows just about everything there is to know about cheap office stationery for computer desks , because he’s thoroughly involved in writing reviews on those goods for his employer. Sometimes it’s easier to bring the office home, and sometimes it’s more effective if your home is your office. If you do decide to have a home office, be sure that your office is far away from the family room and the kids’ room.

7 Home Office Hacks That Will Help You Get Organized

Productivity Bits

C lear the clutter and add some extra functionality to your workspace with these office hacks. Whether you work from home full-time, or simply enjoy having a workspace in the house when you need it, maintaining an organized space is crucial to your productivity. Here are a few hacks to help get you there: Binder Clip Cable Organizer Tired of the unsightly mess of cables crawling up the back of your desk like vines?

The Benefits of Making Eco Friendly Improvements to Your Home Office

Eco-Office Gals

In the effort to make your home more eco-friendly, over the course of the year, you have installed double-paned windows, purchased some energy-efficient appliances, installed some low flow showerheads and purchased an electronic thermostat. All home offices need office supplies, right?

How to Create Balance in Your Home Office

Small Business CEO

Working at home doesn’t mean that you need to work in a “homelyoffice. As home-based businesses become more and more popular, the home office environment becomes more important. Add Life To Your Home Office.

Why Your Home Office May Not Be as Secure as You Think It Is

Productivity Bits

Even if you’ve never had thieves break into your home, you probably know someone who has experienced this. And now that we can take our computers to the coffee shop or the library or elsewhere and access the internet, you don’t even need to have thieves break into your home.

Turn Your Home Office Into A Productivity Zone

Dumb Little Man

Sure, having an office at home sounds practical on the surface. So why does your home office drive you crazy? Poor design creates strain and fatigue, but a well designed office can actually help you work more efficiently and frustration-free.

Working Green – Simple Ways to Make Your Home Office More Eco-Friendly

Eco-Office Gals

If you are a freelancer who works from home, have you ever considered the impact that your home office makes on the environment? How could you alter your surroundings or habits so that you make your home office even greener?

Tips for Setting up a Good Home Office

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Tips for Setting up a Good Home Office

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How To: Set Yourself up for Success Using Feng Shui

Productivity Bits

A house or even an office can stay in harmony and the people who use that space will be happier. If you are willing to use Feng Shui to set yourself up for success, you can certainly do that. For this reason, an office with cubicles can sometimes present problems.

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Why Renovating Your Home Leads To Better Personal Productivity

Productivity Bits

R enovating your home can be more than just a means of improving its appearance, adding some extra space, or facilitating better movement. One initial way that renovating your home can lead to better personal productivity is that the project itself will require motivation and planning. If you are renovating a home office, you might make it larger so that a new, larger desk with more drawers can be put in. Thus keep workflow in mind when renovating your home.

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Love Your Office Space Series: Just Add Personality

Tips From T. Marie

You spend a lot of time in your office. It could be a corner of your living room, a dedicated room in your home or even a small, rented space. No matter where your office is, a key to making work enjoyable (and productive) is creating an office space that you love. Over the next few weeks I’m going to give you some ideas for starting a love affair with your office.? With a few simple steps you can love your office space. Business Tips The Home Office

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Top 5 Tips for Office Essentials

The Small Business Blog

Setting up your very first office is a big moment for any business, no matter whether you are decking out a room in your house to become a workplace or if you are renting premises from somebody else. Today’s tip column reveals our Top 5 Tips for purchasing your office essentials: 1. Even though your… Read the full article here: Top 5 Tips for Office Essentials on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Top 5 Tips home office office chair office desk office furniture

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Results of the 2014 Solopreneur Survey: Quality of Life is Up, Expectations are Up, Facebook is Down

The Solopreneur Life

Twitter took up the slack; in 2014, 35.2% Office location: 80 percent work in home offices, which is a drop from 2013, when 90 percent said they work in home offices.

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Love Your Office Space Series: Take a Seat

Tips From T. Marie

Y ou spend a lot of time in your office. It could be a corner of your living room, a dedicated room in your home or even a small, rented space. No matter where your office is, a key to making work enjoyable (and productive) is creating an office space that you love. Over the next few weeks I’m going to give you some ideas for starting a love affair with your office.? The office chair. . I used a ball as my office chair for a few years.

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Eco Friendly Ways to Warm Up Your Office This Winter

Eco-Office Gals

Office workers feel the change of seasons more than most, leading largely sedentary days that leave little time for activity. The first way that you can keep warm in the office over the winter is also the easiest, and possibly most eco-friendly way of all.

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Your Ecommerce Store HQ: Your Home, Rented Space or Virtual Office?

Small Business CEO

There are plenty of advantages and disadvantages to running your ecommerce business from home, but an argument can definitely be made for having a separate business address to display on your websites. … Management ecommerce headquarters home office rented office virtual office

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The Pile-Free Zone

Clutter Coach

Whenever there was one, she found herself filling it up with something and then had to work to get it free again. Home Office Paperby Years ago I had a client who was plagued by what she called CHS. That stands for Convenient Horizontal Surfaces. Your desk is a prime candidate for attracting piles, especially when there is empty space on it.

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The Pile-Free Zone

Clutter Coach

Whenever there was one, she found herself filling it up with something and then had to work to get it free again. Home Office Paperby Years ago I had a client who was plagued by what she called CHS. That stands for Convenient Horizontal Surfaces. Your desk is a prime candidate for attracting piles, especially when there is empty space on it.

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Unemployed? Maybe it’s Time to Be Your Own Boss

Tips From T. Marie

The good news for these newly unemployed financial workers and others with business office experience is that there is an opportunity to create their own jobs by entering the relatively new field of virtual business services. Virtual office managers, virtual assistants, online technology assistants, are just a few of the titles for a new and growing industry of individuals providing business to business services without ever leaving their own homes.

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Mad Productivity: Driving the Work so that it Doesn't Drive me Crazy

Virtual Moxie

I don''t know what''s been up this last week, but people have come out of the woodwork to ask me how I get so much done without working crazy hours, and so I thought this would be a great time to revisit my productivity post from about this time two years ago (you can read it here ), and share any updates to it. I also almost never call anyone without setting up a time to speak, first. This means I don''t end up doing things two or three times. Office —mainly Word 4.

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What Do You Really Need to Think About When Setting Up a ‘Work From Home’ Business?

Small Business CEO

Thanks to the internet, there are plenty of people out there hiring people with good skills in all kinds of sectors to work for them from home on a freelance basis. Setting up this kind of business is actually fairly simple, and requires very little capital.

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Please Mind Your Manners

Loosely Speaking

Lots of us who work in home offices find we have far fewer opportunities to attend meetings in public places these days. Remember that you’re taking up precious seating in these eateries for anywhere from one to three hours.

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Your Mental and Physical Health As A Blogger

Small Business CEO

As an at home entrepreneur or blogger, sitting in front of your computer for hours on end is your biggest work hazard. Before you know it, it’s the end of the work day and you’ve been in front of your glowing computer screen for hours without getting up once.

5 Tips to Work More Effectively From Home

Small Business CEO

Through recent advances in technology, the number of individuals working from home offices has greatly increased in the past decade. When individuals have taken the proper steps, home offices allow one to work from the comfort and convenience of home without sacrificing productivity.

2010 78

Give Your Office Chair A Break

Small Business CEO

Over the past few years of working from home online, I’ve first hand felt the effects of sitting all day. Anne-Marie Faiola, founder of Bramble Berry , has come up with her own unique solution. Tags: Entrepreneurs home office office equipment online

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12 Tips For Commanding a Room

The Solopreneur Life

As a solopreneur, you’re not always going to be holed up in your home office. Knowing how to captivate an audience is an essential skill — and it’s one that can be learned. Here are tips from More magazine on how you can be the person who’s worth listening to.

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7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business

Productive & Organized

Productive & Organized Home Contribute to P&O! » 7 Tips for Organizing Your Home-Based Business Home based businesses are more than a passing fade.  According to the Small Business Administration: Small businesses make up more than 99.7

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Open Loops 12/12/2014

Simple Productivity Blog

This week I highlight articles on eating healthily cheaply; money-saving winter tips; getting back into your fitness routine; and an infographic on things to think about when setting up a home office. On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers.

2014 163

Get Serious About Organizing Your Workspace! How to Organize your Home Office.What You Need.What You Don't Need.

Dumb Little Man

Is your home office a disaster? What you must have and what you can do without is personal, and you have to decide what is contributing to your productivity and what’s just taking up space. Simplicity Workplace Productivity Business Clutter Home How To Organization Stress

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