New Years Resolution

Get Organized for the New Year

Get organized for the new year with this fabulous collection of resources from Organizing Maniacs. Don't let another year go by without taking action.

2018 is for Intentions, Not Resolutions

It’s a new year, a new you! Right? Unfortunately for many of us, those goals don’t always become a reality. We promise ourselves with New Year’s resolutions that we will be more organized, be more present, and more of whatever we lacked in the year before. However, without a firm grasp on what that goal […]

How To Make Resolutions Stick

by Cris Sgrott-Wheedleton
Do you begin each year with lofty goals but then find it more difficult to make resolutions stick?

Whether you’re focusing on a new year, a new you or simply the same you with a few new goals, you can make resolutions stick. For most of us, we’re already wondering as we get a […]

To Resolve or Not To Resolve – That is the Question

To Resolve or Not To Resolve – That is the Question

2016 will be here in a matter of days. Already the internet is streaming with New Year’s Resolutions tips and ideas. Gyms are advertising special rates for new sign ups, health food stores are stocking up for our arrival. So, my question to you is […]

One Organizer’s Thoughts on Organizing Books

We all have them. They are bright and cheerful and full of promises. They claim to fix our time management problems, do our small space planning, and organize every aspect of our life and room in our house. But have you ever read through one and immediately become overwhelmed? Or thought that the steps sounded […]

The Planner Pad – One Year Later

Last year I had just discovered a new time management resource and was excited to review it here on Organizing Maniac’s blog. As we all know, a lot can change in a year. So here I am again

Motivation and Organizing…Oxymoron? Part II

Getting organized is hard without motivation. Here are a few ways to sustain motivation on a long project. It will help you achieve your goals.

Motivation and Organizing…Oxymoron?

Getting organized is the #2 resolutions people make every year, followed by getting more exercise. Unfortunately, by the 3rd week of January, most of us have failed at our resolutions. Here are 4 tips to getting your goals accomplished.

Happy New Year! What's Your Goal?

Happy New Year! “This year I’m going to get organized!” As professional organizers, we work with people every day whose goal it is to get and stay organized. Some people will want to find an organized filing system that works to manage all of their paper, some need help integrating technology into their on-the-go lifestyle,

Getting organized got you down?

I was recently asked at a presentation how we as Organizing Maniacs manage to keep our sessions positive when working with clients who are chronically disorganized. I found myself taken aback by the question, not because I was stumped, but because I have never thought of it as something that I have to ‘manage’ to do. My answer was, and is,