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These folks also pay you good money to ensure that they actually make progress with their ordering efforts. When they become “stuck,” you may have to get a little commanding in order to keep them moving in the right direction—good news for those of you who (like me) are naturally bossy and take-charge! You’ve got…Click here for reuse options!
asking questions, looking for opportunities for awareness, providing new perspectivesClick here for reuse options!
Seeing a big pile of “stuff” with your name written all over it is undeniably exciting—but one of the worst mistakes you can make is digging into any stack without first taking a second to evaluate the situation (…read Chapters IX, X and XIV). Project management is key! Before starting a session, be sure that…Click here for reuse options!
I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase “thinking outside the box”—but what the heck does that really mean? You’ll find that many of your clientele are “inside a box” that they themselves have constructed—with walls built of negative thoughts, damaging beliefs, self-imposed labels, destructive habits, a lack of confidence, and societal pressures to live according to…Click here for reuse options!
attention to seemingly insignificant details. Patrons hire you not only for your for your amazing containerizing and categorizing skills, but also because you offer a fresh perspective—they need you to see their space with a new set of eyes, and to hear their problems with a different pair of ears. But you may not find…Click here for reuse options!
If you find yourself getting frustrated with folks when they don’t do things the right way, you need to realize that there is no one “right” way. You can’t just hand 20 different people the same pre-packaged system and expect the piles to disappear. Think of it this way—your expertise is in designing made-to-order blueprints,…Click here for reuse options!
Do you really listen as folks tell you about their organizing woes, or only hear what they have to say? Hearing is nothing more than the corporeal perception of sound waves, a physiological sensation (akin to taste, smell, or touch). But listening is a much more complex mechanism, requiring the whole mind to get on…Click here for reuse options!
Each brain you encounter thinks and functions very differently (…outlined in Chapter VIII)—so you have to get inside every single head that hires you (weird or scary or uncomfortable though that might occasionally be) to figure out which modus operandi will work best for that particular situation. It’s a matter of assembling the many scattered…Click here for reuse options!
Organizing another human being goes way beyond knowing how to set up a filing system or prioritize a to-do list—it’s about explaining an unfamiliar methodology to an individual for whom said ability does not come naturally. When you’re good at something, it’s easy to lose perspective about how hard that activity is for others. Sorting…Click here for reuse options!
I am an Impactpreneur. I believe that entrepreneurship is an incredible force of good on this planet. I believe that the only reason to be in business is to help people… really help people. I believe that my business is a true reflection of my values. I believe that there is no greater feeling than…Click here for reuse options!