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Goal Setting, Personal Development

SmartLife Push Journal Goals

Do you have goals? Have you written them down? As an organizing and productivity professional, I regularly test goal setting, planning, and productivity tools. In September 2017, I tried out Chalene Johnson’s SmartLife Push Journal. I am very familiar with Chalene’s Push productivity system and wanted to try out her Push Journal.  Watch my Facebook… Continue reading SmartLife Push Journal Goals

Organizing

Completed Office Organization Project

After kicking off my office organization project several months ago, I am happy to share the results of my completed office organization project! When I decided that I wanted to follow my passion and become a professional organizer, I knew that my home office had to be a place where I could be productive and… Continue reading Completed Office Organization Project

Organizing, Process Improvement

Three Easy Steps to Develop a Filing System

After I started my office reorganization project, one sub-project was to review and redo my filing system. We have had the same 4-drawer file cabinet filled with files for the past 11 years and until I started organizing my office, I hadn’t reviewed those files holistically in forever. I have now completely reviewed and updated… Continue reading Three Easy Steps to Develop a Filing System

Organizing, Process Improvement

How to Get Organized with the 5S Process

Ready to start an organization project?  Do you want a tried and true process on how to remove clutter and achieve your organized vision? Originally developed in Japan, 5S provides industry change agents a methodology to create and maintain order in the workplace.  Large corporations often engage with the 5S process to address issues involving storing items… Continue reading How to Get Organized with the 5S Process

Organizing, Process Improvement

5 Simple Steps to Conducting a Process Improvement

Think of a process in your life that could be done better. The process might be unorganized or inefficient. Once you have a process that you’d like to improve use these 5 Steps to conduct your own process improvement. Watch my Video where I demonstrate these steps to improve gift-wrapping in my home. Define the… Continue reading 5 Simple Steps to Conducting a Process Improvement

Life Hack, Process Improvement

A Shopping List to get in and out of the Grocery Store Fast!

How many times do you find yourself going back and forth in the aisles at the grocery store because you forgot to get something when you were already there before? Maybe you forgot the sour cream when you were getting milk or didn’t get the lemons while you were getting lettuce. Whatever it is it… Continue reading A Shopping List to get in and out of the Grocery Store Fast!

Organizing

Kicking off Rhonda Cooper’s Office Organization Project

Hello.  I’m Rhonda Cooper.  I am a Professional Organizer and Designer of a Better Way of Doing Things.  I love helping busy people get organized and implement systems so that they can spend their time on value added activity. Office Disorganization Before we begin, how would you describe the space behind me?  If you think… Continue reading Kicking off Rhonda Cooper’s Office Organization Project