Institute for Professional Organizers™

Posts by Anne Blumer

Grow Your Business – Speaking

Japan Association of Life Organizers Conference 2015

During my first year in business, I discovered public speaking as a beneficial way to grow my contact base, meet potential clients, and create another revenue stream. What? Another revenue stream? I had not imagined multiple revenue streams when I started this profession. I thought I would work with people to organize their homes, and…

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Book Signing Event

I had so much fun at my Mastering the Business of Organizing book signing event at Annie Bloom’s Books last week.  I met new budding professional organizing business owners and people curious about what professional organizing is.  I saw familiar faces of family, friends, colleagues and students of my training program. Women from my Women…

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February 2019 Fast Track Method Training Client Practicum

February’s practicum client, Dianne, wanted to downsize 99% of what was in her garage and start fresh. She kept more than she thought but did let go of 85%. Now new systems for gardening, workbench, mudroom, and storage. Plus a fresh coat of paint! Before – Workbench and Gardening After – Workbench, Gardening + New…

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Top 7 Questions about Becoming a Professional Organizer

  We frequently receive inquiries and questions from people across the globe about how to become a Professional Organizer and is it the right career path for them.  Questions range from “How did you get started in this business?” to “How do I get certified?” While I’m always willing to spend time answering basic inquiries,…

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