Need More Home Office Space? Look Up

When you work from home, it’s not the size of the space that matters…it’s how you use that space. The last three home offices I designed were small, but functional. Instead of focusing on the lack of floor space, we made the most of the vertical space. Whether you’re setting up a home office for […]

Challenge Yourself To Do It Now

The other day when I needed to work on a project but couldn’t get motivated, I remembered a speech I heard about the “Assoonas.” You know…as soon as I buy a different house, I’ll have the perfect home office. As soon as I buy a new computer, I’ll have more clients. You get the idea. […]

How to Increase Home Office Storage

When you start a business from home, you may have think that you have plenty of storage space in your home office. As you grow your business, don’t be surprised if your storage space shrinks quickly. After all, no matter how much storage space you have, you probably want more. When I first moved into […]

4 Organizing Misconceptions You Can Stop Believing Today

I credit my older sister for putting me over the organizing edge. When we were younger and shared a room, her side was a disaster, and mine was obsessively neat (although I’ve mellowed a bit). Even though my sister is still disorganized — she’s fine with it — she knows it’s possible for anyone to […]

How to Help Others Have an Organized New Year

One of my clients was so excited about her new organizing habits, that she decided to change her husband’s disorganized ways. The more she talked to him about helping him sort through his files, clear off his desk and switch from writing his to-do list on his hand to using a smartphone, the less interested […]