10 Articles for Starting a Successful Professional Organizing Business. Feeling overwhelmed? Not sure what to do first? Want to hit the ground running as you start a new career as a professional organizer? Keep reading! Below, I've curated a collection of my most popular articles. Top 10 Must-Read … Read more about 10 Must-Read Articles For New Professional Organizers | New Organizers Start Here!
Tips on How to Become a Professional Organizer Professional Organizer Training Aspiring professional organizers often come to me requesting Professional Organizer Training sessions. The most common question I hear is, "What do I have to do to become an official professional organizer?" My … Read more about Tips on Becoming A Professional Organizer
Are you in the habit of improvising, just winging it, doing whatever seems to work in the moment? Well, that’s great if you’re an artist following your creative spirit, but if you’re a business owner serving clients, improvising is probably not the way to go. You’ll want tools that allow you to … Read more about The Key to a Successful Organizing Business
Surveys show that many of us fear public speaking more than we fear death, (at least, that’s what we tell the survey-takers!) but humans are also hard-wired to look to one another for information, news, and help. When someone speaks to our group, we tend to look up to them, to value what they say, … Read more about Public Speaking: Improve Your Bottom Line
Approaching a Professional Organizing Firm As the field of professional organizing becomes better known and understood throughout the world, many people decide they’d like to work in this fast-growing industry. Some weeks it seems that everyone and their sister wants to enter the field, and my … Read more about So You Want to Work as an Assistant Organizer
Has it ever happened to you? Someone bumps into you at a meeting or in a café and they want to ask “just one or two quick questions.” Or they call and want to buy you coffee and “pick your brain.” If this person is a good friend or colleague who has already done favors for you, you may not mind … Read more about So You Want to Buy Me Coffee?
Ask a professional organizer who hires teams of Independent Contractors (ICs) to work with clients why they do it, and you are likely to hear any of these responses: I can earn more money this way than by only working solo. I can take on bigger jobs than any one organizer can handle. I … Read more about Using Teams of Independent Contractors to Grow Your Organizing Business
The annual NAPO conference-retreat brings professional organizers and productivity consultants from around the world together. Every year it is held in the spring in a different location. If you haven’t reserved your spot yet, do so now as space is always limited. NAPO Conference Packing List NAPO … Read more about Packing For a NAPO Conference: Checklist