11 Questions to Ask When Clients Won’t Let Go of Anything

photo 11 Questions to Ask When Clients Won’t Let Go of Anything

You’re working with a new client, and when you met with her for the needs assessment, she seemed very eager to let go of her clutter and get organized once and for all. You are ankle-deep in her clutter working with her at your first decluttering session, and every time you ask her, “keep, donate,…

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Grow Your Business – Subcontracting

The Container Store is an organizing products store. I equate it to a professional organizer’s candy store. They have stores all over the United States. Late in 2015, I was contacted by the Container Store, asking if I would be interested in interviewing for their Contained Home Consultant position. I was hesitant because I felt…

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How to Get Started as a Professional Organizer

Not sure how to begin a Professional Organizing business? Listen to my podcast with Susan Creal and hear about how I began my business, the obstacles I had to overcome, what my typical day is like, tips on organizing, and more. Ready to begin? Register for our Fast Track Method Training Program for Professional Organizers. 

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Grow Your Business – Continuing Education and Certification

I attended my first NAPO conference in May 2003, and there I discovered the National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization (NSGCD), now Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD), and Judith Kolberg. I picked up Judith’s book ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life, and I could not put it down. I read the entire book on my…

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