Productivity Tips from Cloud Nine Organizing

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Pomo-what?

Have you heard of the Pomodoro Technique ® Pomo-what? Pomodoro is Italian for tomato. The Pomodoro Technique ® is centered around the idea of using a tomato timer to get things done. What does that have to do with organizing, you ask? It’s all about efficiency and productivity. This is the approach I used while successfully decluttering […]

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declutter, destress, simplify

Sort Through The Clutter

Living with clutter causes unnecessary stress and frustration. It also prevents us from living our best lives. I want to share with you how to effectively sort through the clutter. You can use this organizing process with any room in your home. I suggest starting with an area that feels heavy or stressful to you. […]

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Stop Negotiating When You’re Available

Be productive and effective without compromising your sanity. Teresa Schlup,Web Designer has first hand experience with understanding the demands of being a busy mom, wife, business owner and volunteer. She also knows a thing or two about setting boundaries and decluttering schedules.  Stop Negotiating When You’re Available One of the biggest mistakes I have seen busy people […]

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The Busywork Vortex

At the end of the day, are you exhausted? Have you been running around and staying busy but can’t see the fruits of your labor? If so, you’ve probably been sucked into the dreaded Busywork Vortex. This frustrating trap can be hard to escape. Especially if you don’t even realize that’s where you’ve landed. What […]

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Go From To-Do to TaDa!

If your to-do List is overwhelming then make a TaDa List! Wouldn’t you rather say “TaDa! I am done!” at the end of the day instead of looking at an unfinished to-do list? I would…it’s time to delegate, delete and shift your mindset. Here’s how: Make a master list of all your responsibilities. This might […]

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Delete Digital Clutter

Delete Digital Clutter

Do you get distracted by your phone or forget why you logged onto your computer? Obviously, you are not alone. We are all bombarded with information and distractions on a daily basis. Maybe it’s time to identify your digital clutter and start deleting. Too Many Contacts? Start your digital decluttering by getting rid of unnecessary […]

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The Key to Successful Organizing

Let’s face it: tackling clutter can be defeating, so let me share with you the key to a successful organizing project. This is not something I hope works for you. It’s something I know, without a doubt, will work for you. Here’s the catch: you can’t wish it will happen you have to make it […]

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Does Your Home Office Inspire Productivity?

Princeton neuroscientists found the more clutter a person has the less focused and less productive that person will be! What does your workspace look like? Does it inspire productivity?  Look around your home office and recognize the clutter. Do you see any of this? Piles of papers sitting in a corner, waiting to be sorted […]

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Enjoy Some Downtime!

All work and no play makes Jane a dull girl. Plus, it makes her less productive! If you want to get those projects done or tackle some clutter you need to have balance. Make sure you enjoy some downtime! You’ve worked hard all week. Maybe you’ve even decided to finally tackle an organizing project that […]

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