Holiday Decorating Tips

Every year it is the same. The turkey is barely digested when “BOOM”… it is time to shift into Christmas season. For many, this means putting up holiday decorations. While we love the results, the process can be exhausting. Here are my tips to keep the process smooth: Make each year work for you. Just

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Before You Lose Your Cool

Fall is a busy time. School, activities and work tend to be in “full throttle” mode, and the holiday pressure is starting to build. When life is busy, we are more vulnerable to losing our cool, undermining both our productivity and our power. Fortunately, a complete loss of self-control is not inevitable. If you doubt

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This past weekend I helped launch the North East Regional Conference for Professional Organizers (NERCPO). I got to meet and share with more than 50 professional organizers from all over the region. We had a great time, and I enjoyed learning from colleagues and experts alike. Since attending an organizing conference may not be at the top

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Breaking Through the Status Quo

Have you ever wanted to make a change but found it impossible to accomplish? One possible explanation is that change requires us to break through the status quo – the existing state or condition. This state is comfortable, familiar and already in place. Since we naturally gravitate to whatever course of action requires the least amount of

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Polly’s Snooze Button

Another morning, another struggle with the morning alarm. Anybody else have a love/hate relationship with the snooze button?

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