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!