Tag: "calm"

One Thing a Week: Make a Written List

June 29th, 2012
We all have our own way of doing things. When I was consulting (helping office administrators simplify and organize), I was always very sensitive to that fact. However, there was one piece of advice, one tool, one procedure that never changed. I found myself encouraging every client to to do it, no matter what his or her style, routine, or habit. Today I offer it as my advice for this Week's One Small Thing: more »

This Week's Small Step: Tune in to Bird Song

March 2nd, 2012
They say that smell can trigger emotion. However I believe sound can too ... with even greater intensity. more »

Hammering Away at Organization

September 20th, 2011
During my career as an office management consultant, I would meet with disorganized professionals to talk about the clutter in their office. Amidst piles of paper piles, scattered post-it notes, and dusty gadgets, I'd ask the person what they wanted… more »