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New Years Resolution

November 21, 2019 Refocus, Reorganize, Renew for the New Year

The holidays will be over before you know it. As of the date of this post, there are 40 days until the New Year. While surviving the holidays might have you wrapped in a fleece blanket on the couch wishing you could wave a magic

January 17, 2019 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.

January 11, 2018 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

January 12, 2017 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

January 11, 2016 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

March 30, 2015 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

December 15, 2014 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

January 12, 2014 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.

December 31, 2013 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,

June 24, 2013 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

January 21, 2013 Resolution #3 – Get Organized

Goal: Get organized. How can you get organized and live a more organized life? First, narrow down that goal. Figure out what 'organized' means to you. Do you need to declutter your space, clean out a closet, create a filing system for paperwork, or maybe work on your time