How we spend our time determines the quality of our life. Over the course of each workweek, over 80% of us waste 10-15 hours on unnecessary interruptions, procrastination, and clutter. Consider how much more money you could make if you were productive during those 10-15 hours. Or consider how much more fun you could have if you had an extra 10-15 hours off each week. If you are ready to maximize your workweek, start with these simple eight strategies.
Think about this scenario: An important file is needed from your table immediately. You know you set it someplace, but now when you need it most, you are unable to remember exactly where. The clock is ticking and you are frantically shuffling through files and folders. To make matters worse, your table looks as if an avalanche has swept over it. Is this frustration something you can relate to? How long precisely does it take you to search through your files to find an important document?
I’ve got some good news for you – staying organized is much easier than getting organized. To keep things in good order indefinitely, follow these six easy tips.
Helping children get and stay organized is directly correlated to their success in school, home and life. This is especially true for autistic children. Learning organizational skills helps kids develop their focus, concentration and motor skills. Getting and keeping children on the autism spectrum organized can be more challenging because they are easily distracted, require strong visual and audio cues and often times have limited motor skills.
Most people would agree that being organized gives you a sense of calm and more time to spend doing the things you love with the people you love. But did you know that being organized positively impacts the planet? As a result of being disorganized in certain areas, we consume more than necessary. For example:
When we simplify our lives we are free to spend more of our time doing the things we love and being with the people we love and less time dealing with day-to-day details. Below are three easy ways to simplify your email, postal mail and meals.