Weighing All The Options, Part I

Weighing All The Options, Part I

Once upon a time, in a city far, far away, I used to work in corporate America. I was a paralegal/compliance officer/stock plan administrator in the legal department for a huge, overly-complicated real estate investment company. This all sounds way more business-y and...
A Little Word Organizing

A Little Word Organizing

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can literally goof up my brain. When I’m talking with clients, particularly in some of the very first conversations, I frequently hear words of fear, struggle, and confrontation. Sometimes even warlike terms....
Weird and Wonderful Organizing

Weird and Wonderful Organizing

I’m often in organizing sessions where a client will say something along the lines of: “When I show you this you’re gonna think I’m ______________.” “I’m SO embarrassed to tell you that ________________.” “Please don’t laugh at me, but I couldn’t resist...
Healthy Planner Relationships

Healthy Planner Relationships

So I had this one Instagram post earlier in the month that got quite a few comments. It always surprises me what resonates – the picture wasn’t all that great. No one would mistake me for being an IG expert or “influencer” or anything like that...