The Organizing Sourcebook

The Organizing Sourcebook

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This book talks about the nine habits of highly organized people. Organizing consultant Kathy Waddill demonstrates how the simple act of being organized can improve your quality of life. In "The Organizing Sourcebook", she presents nine organizing principles that can easily be applied to any situation, activity, or environment. The book gives you the tools for managing time; decreasing stress; and dealing with cultural, personal, and emotional change. Case histories illustrate how each strategy solved a specific problem.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 150 x 224 x 21mm | 434g
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • Chicago, IL, United States
  • English
  • index
  • 0737304243
  • 9780737304244
  • 1,373,070

Table of contents

CONTENTS Introduction Chapter 1: The Nine Strategies of Reasonably Organized People Chapter 2: Looking Through the Eyes of a Stranger Chapter 3: 1 Make Your Systems Fit You and Your Life Chapter 4: 2 Sort Everything By How You Use It Chapter 5: 3 Weed Constantly Chapter 6: 4 Use the Right Containers and Tools Chapter 7: 5 Label Everything Chapter 8: 6 Keep It Simple Chapter 9: 7 Decide To Decide Chapter 10: 8 Get Help When You Need It Chapter 11: 9 Evaluate Honestly and Often Conclusion Appendix A: What's Your Organizing Style? Appendix B: Two Aids for Sorting and Weeding Appendix C: Organizing Books I Recommend Index
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About Kathy Waddill

Kathy Waddill is the owner of The Untangled Web, which helps clients streamline their homes, offices, and lifestyles. Her work has been featured in Better Homes and Gardens, the Boston Globe, and the Christian Science Monitor.
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