Office Organizing

Productivity Pointers from Productive People – Lucas Roberts edition

27, Jun 2017

Ever wonder how some business leaders are so productive? They are incredibly busy, yet accomplish what they want in less time than many others.  As a Professional Organizer, I’m lucky to meet many inspiring individuals who fall into this illustrious category.  In this monthly Q&A segment, I am pleased to… Read more

Is it time to Shred Those Business Documents?

24, Apr 2017

Whether you work at home or not, chances are you have a stash of business documents you no longer need.  From bills to business documents to tax records, these records are likely just sitting around taking up space. Yes, you are required to keep your Revenue Canada related income tax and… Read more

5 Things to Consider When Picking the Perfect Office Chair

27, Feb 2017

If you work in an office environment and spend hours sitting, it can take a toll on your body.  And if your office chair isn’t suitable, it can affect your productivity and even lead to health issues like back problems. Experts agree, it’s important to have an office chair that… Read more

Quick Guide: Organizing Office Storage

25, Jan 2017

As a Professional Organizer, I can assure you that an efficient office storage system is one of the best investments you can make. Think of the hours you’ve spent trying to find things instead of actually working.  It’s a waste of time! To help organize your office area, I suggest… Read more

De-clutter your desktop

11, Oct 2016

By Beatrice Paez | Investment Executive article published October 7, 2016. Clutter on your computer desktop can hobble productivity just as much as a messy workspace can. It can make important files difficult to find and make you less efficient. Learn how to tackle your digital clutter from Linda Chu, a… Read more

How to Manage the Influx of Information

19, Jan 2016

Overwhelmed by the constant influx of information into your office? The one thing you can’t change is that information will continue to come in, but you can take charge on how you manage what flows in and where it lands. Watch video here. Information comes in many forms, each of… Read more

Got Spaghetti Cords?

09, Oct 2012

While many of us continue to struggle with managing our overload in electronic information and our overflowing email in-boxes, there lies in a deep corner of your office in a drawer hidden away, a tangled mess of cords, software & manuals.  In this electronic mecca of gadgets, where one upgrade… Read more

Organized desk organizes your work

24, Oct 2011

For 62 per cent of employed Canadians, work was identified as the primary culprit of stress in 2010 according to new numbers from StatisticsCanada. A pressure-cooker to begin with, the workplace is made even more stressful by being disorganized. “Canadians are in a constant time crunch and experience feelings of stress,  failure… Read more

Lists, Clutter, Interruptions, Email. Arrrrgh!

07, Jan 2010

By Jennifer Myers The Globe and Mail, December 26, 2009 Heading into the new year may be just the time to look at order and disorder in the workplace. Your desk is a mess. You can’t dig out your to-do list from the overflowing pile, never mind tick off any… Read more