The holidays are here again, and many of us dread the whole holiday card process. We love sending heartfelt notes to our family and friends, but who wants to hand-address tons of envelopes? Have you considered printing labels for those envelopes? I promise it's not as hard as it sounds. The best way to do [...]
We have so much information being sent our way every second of every day that it is overwhelming for even the most organized person. One tool that I use with my clients to lessen the overwhelm is Evernote. It is a program/app that allows you to easily organize the loads of information coming your way [...]
We often hear people say in passing "I must have ADHD" when they do something that they think is an ADHD tendency. The reality is that ADHD is different for everyone who has it. Some people with ADHD will have a hard time focusing, some will have a hard time stopping their focus, and most [...]
This is a question I get asked by almost every client I work with. They want to know if I’ll make them “go electronic.” The answer is that everyone’s needs are different. The first thing I ask clients is “Do you gravitate towards paper” (for calendars, to-do’s, etc.) If the answer is decidedly “yes”, then [...]
Shelly Collins, Productivity + ADHD Coach and founding partner of Gateway Productivity (formerly Gateway Organizers), appeared on the ADHD reWired podcast to discuss organizing techniques for those with ADHD. Listen to the podcast.
Shelly Collins, Productivity + ADHD Coach and founding partner of Gateway Productivity (formerly Gateway Organizers), appeared on Great Day St. Louis to discuss spring organizing tips. Note: Video segment is no longer available.
So many of us resolve to get organized each year, but it feels impossible to get started. Here are the basic steps that almost every organizer follows, and if you take it slowly, you can make it happen! Have a vision for the space you’re organizing (even your computer). Make sure it’s a realistic vision [...]