July 30, 2016
by Susan Hunsberger
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Newsletter July: I Just Wanted to Pick Up, And Now ….

Background

Have you ever just wanted to pick up the bedroom, and five hours later it’s worse than when you started?  Here are some thoughts about that common frustration.

77c56d22-8a9e-43a3-a358-5bad1c163d9eGetting sucked into a bigger project

Let’s say that one task is to put your shoes away.  You go to start and realize that:

To read more: Click on this link to access the Organizing Tips: I Just Wanted to Pick Up, And Now the Room Is Worse Than When I Started! – July 2016 newsletter.

 

 

August 30, 2015
by Susan Hunsberger
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Newsletter August: Vision vs. Logistics

Background

When we set off to organize, we may run into obstacles such as boredom, apathy or overwhelm. These roadblocks can arise when we struggle to balance our big organizing ideas with the rough and tumble logistics of getting them done. In any organizing project, however, both the visionary and the practical aspects are important!

Two Kinds of Images

 Envisioning the big picture fuels us with energy and motivation.  Some examples of big-picture questions from Karen Boutelle of Landmark College are, “What will having ____do for you? and What’s important to you about_____?”

To read more: Click on this link to access the Organizing Tips: Vision vs. Logistics – August 2015 newsletter.