THE ORGANIZED ALCHEMIST BLOG

Your Guide to Organize and Declutter Your Digital Life

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Are you feeling information overload and ready to get organized and declutter your life?

Do you feel like you’re always doing, doing, doing but never quite achieve your goals?

Was that a BIG YES?!

I’m sharing my personal organizing and decluttering system that will get you organized and go from “Help, I’m so disorganized!” to feeling organized almost every day.

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By the way, you can get all these tips on the FREE CHECKLIST

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Your Guide to Declutter and Organize Your Apps

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I’ve been thinking about life before apps. (I know. Strange thing to ponder.)

How did we ever get anything done without our smartphones and apps?

I mean, just think: some of us remember a time when we were able to find a new restaurant without GPS and to top it off we went to the restaurant simply because someone told us it was good; not because we read a good review on Yelp.

It’s so easy to forget what it was like before we had cool timesaving tools like apps. But….....

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21 Simple Ways to Accomplish Your Goals

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We’re all different and there’s no one goal-setting strategy that is perfect for everyone—but there are many goal-setting strategies that are perfect for just one person.

Here are twenty-one tried-and-true strategies: I challenge you to try each one at least once, to see which work best for you.   

 

1. Brainstorm with Sticky Notes

The beauty of using sticky notes as a business planning aid is two-fold: You can create your own memory aid or category using...

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21 Ways to Manage Your Out of Control Email Inbox

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It’s not always all about the apps and add-ons when you’re learning to manage your inbox like a pro. There are plenty more time-saving tips and techniques you can quickly put into practice.

Here are twenty-one ideas—pick and choose the ones that grab you the most.  

#1: Create Groups (now called Labels in Google Contacts) If you regularly need to send the same email to groups of people (e.g. clients, team members) consider creating groups/labels so you can mass-mail to...

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How to Decide Which Version of Evernote Is Right for YOU

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You’ve heard of Evernote – that awesome organizing program that’s supposed to make your life simpler, right? And it sounds like a miracle from above – one program that can “manage it all” as their website says.

All of your important documents, project notes, contacts, shopping lists, everything but the kitchen sink in one place (maybe the kitchen sink will come in the next update, who knows?)!

And to top it all off – it’s FREE to get started!...

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7 Super Easy Ways to Get Your Calendar Organized

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Watch the video training and learn 7 ways to maximize your calendar, get organized, save time, and be more productive. (And you may notice my new kitten Louie making an appearance on the audio portion towards the end. Gotta love kittens!)  

Here's what you'll learn:  

  1. Why your calendar should be automatically loaded every time you start your computer or internet browser
  2. How you can use Zoom and Calendly with your Calendar to save time
  3. How to add recurring events and my tip for...

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How to Use a Money Tracker to Bring More Abundance Into Your Life

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This organizing tip for you is about MONEY.

Getting more of it.

Manifesting more.

Being grateful for the money you do have.

I want to share a tool I use to keep me positive (most of the time!), focused, and grateful. It’s called the Money Tracker

So how does it work you ask?

Very simple. Very quick to do. And very magical. (Yes, there is something magical about writing down all of your incoming money.)

Here’s how you do it:

  1. You’re going to pick where you want to...

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Making the Most of Your Time: 5 Productivity Tips

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It’s not enough to dream of success. It’s not even enough to set goals.

The only way to truly achieve your dreams and build the business you’re meant to build is to sit down and just do it.

And that’s where many of us…well, fail is a strong word. But it’s the doing that trips us up more times than not.

We overbook our calendars until today’s to-dos become next week’s past dues. We procrastinate on the things that are important while attending...

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15 Ways to Simplify Your Life in 5 Minutes or Less

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Do you have 5 minutes to spare? Pick a project below and start simplifying in 5 minutes or less!

#1: Purchase the App called 1Password and never have to remember another password again. (Well, you have to remember 1 password to open it, but that’s it.) You can access on your computer, tablet, and phone. Believe me, it’s wonderful never having to search for a username or password again. And, it’s more secure as you can create much better passwords than something like...

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Money Matters: How to Systematize Everything from Invoicing To Tax Preparation

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Here’s an all-too-common scenario: A seemingly successful coach (or service provider) is hard at work growing her business. She’s working lots of hours, and her hourly rate is respectable. But her cash flow is dismal.

Why?

Because she’s working so hard that finding the time to actually take control of her money is impossible.

Invoices don’t get sent on time. Past due balances are ignored. Taxes aren’t done. And maybe worst of all, she’s got dozens of...

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