Work on one room at a time. It’s easy to get overwhelmed when you think you have to clean your entire home all at once. If you work on one room at a time you can at least finish two or three rooms each weekend. You’ll get a lot more done and still have free… Read more »
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Set an amount of time to spend on each room. I know I can get easily distracted, looking at items I’d forgotten or old photographs and before I know it I’ve spent the entire day cleaning just one single room. Set a timer so you don’t fall into this trap. You can also use the… Read more »
Make a list of what needs to be cleaned in each room. Having a list will help you stay organized and make sure you have everything you need to complete the project. This also saves time later on. No one wants to stop in the middle of what they are doing to run out and… Read more »
Work Hard! Put in a little effort. Actually, put in a lot of effort when necessary. Once you have delegated responsibilities and made a schedule, then you can organize what you have to do and when you can do it. Staying organized is not all a breeze. It requires that you work hard with recognition… Read more »
Delegate responsibilities! A really organized life is not overfilled with responsibilities, meetings, and deadlines. In fact, it has less because things that create stress have been slowly organized out. Learn to trust people with critical tasks in all areas of your life. When you learn to effectively delegate tasks you actually find that it is… Read more »
Keep only what you need! More stuff means more clutter. Only keep what you need and what you really, really want. If you haven’t used it on a year and it is collecting dust throw it out, donate it or even sell it. Also look into taking certain things to a recycling center.
De-clutter regularly!Find time each week to organize. Things do not stay organized on their own; it needs to be reorganized continuously and consistently. End your week at the office by cleaning up your desk. That way when you return on Monday you are ready to start the week fresh and clutter free!
Give everything a home!This is old-school, but organizing one’s life is significantly easier if you have a place for everything. Keeping your life organized means keeping your things in their proper places. Keep order by storing things properly and by labeling storage spaces. Make easy-to-access storage spaces for things you use all the time, and… Read more »