Institute for Professional Organizers™

Accountability Activity: Multitasking

What’s the secret to effective multitasking? Not doing it. Any time you do more than one thing at a time, you delay the completion of both tasks. The key is to focus on ONE thing and ONE thing only, until completion.  If you’re in the habit of multi-tasking throughout your day, I challenge you to…

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Accountability Activity- Focus on Successes

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Sometimes we move so fast as an entrepreneur, doing so many different things, that we tend to not notice how much we’ve actually accomplished in a particular span of time.  When we…

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Accountability Activity – Letting Go of Fear

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Have you ever allowed fear to stop you from taking action on opportunities that you’ve asked for? Although your fears seem real, they don’t actually exist! They’re manufactured by the ego to keep…

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Accountability Activity – Procrastination

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Procrastination creeps its ugly head into everyone’s business once in awhile. This is simply resistance, and the only way to get past resistance is to act in spite of it. Getting clear…

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Accountability Activity – Opportunities

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Believe it or not, every day we’re presented with opportunities that are right under our noses – yet, we either don’t recognize them, or we use excuses to not say YES to them. What…

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Accountability Activity- Delegating

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. What is ONE thing will you delegate today that you haven’t delegated before so that you can focus more on the money-generating activities in your business?  1.  Have a great day! We can’t wait to…

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Accountability Activity – Who Are Your Strategic Alliances?

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Strategic Alliances are people who like and respect you and who come in contact with enough people on a daily and weekly basis to regularly refer you to the right people. They…

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Accountability Activity – Your Big 3

Accountability Activity – to get you refocused on what needs to happen now to plan, launch, manage, grow or leverage your profitable business. Of all the things that are on your To Do list for today, what BIG THREE things will you do before the end of the day to get closer to your BIG…

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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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Niche Professional Organizers – Our Interview with Sheila Delson

Niche Professional Organizers  Interviews with Professional Organizers focusing on their unique niche.  This month we interviewed  Sheila Delson of Free Domain Concepts Anne:  Sheila, when and why did you become a professional organizer?  Sheila:  I began my professional organizing business in 1994.  My children were in High School then, and I was bored with my secretarial job and…

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