September 20, 2014

Does Your Home Office Inspire You or Tire You?

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I’ve written a couple of articles outlining the major steps to home office organization in the past. Read about initial home office setup and design here and about micro-steps to corralling all that overwhelming clutter here. But there’s so much more to working smart outside of the cubicle-land grind. If your home office setup, design, […]

5 Ways Freelance Writers Can Eliminate Noise Distractions

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You’ve finally realized your dream of working as a freelance writer – from home. You decorated and organized your office just the way you want. But there’s only one problem: noise. The dog barks; the children chirp, laugh, and bicker; the email dings; the phone rings — the distractions just seem endless. Even if you […]

Lisa Kanarek Speaks – 3 win the keys to home office organization

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As you all know this culminates the first of many great contests we’ll run for our loyal readers and subscribers. This first contest ended at 11:59 pm, December 19, 2011. The staff and I would like to extend our thanks to each person who entered the competition. Lisa Kanarek did the honors of choosing the […]

Review: Organize Your Home Office for Success by Lisa Kanarek

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Organize Your Home Office For Success Expert Strategies That Can Work for You Lisa Kanarek, founder of WorkingNaked.com, recently asked me to review her new book, Organize Your Home Office For Success. As we discussed the details, I had to warn her about my brutal honesty, regarding reviews of books, eBooks, and other products – […]

Freelance Home Office Design and Organization Basics

An organized home office increases productivity for freelance business owners.

Do you agree with this quote?  Organization can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgment. ~ Louis D. Brandeis  I think the sentiment holds true in a literal sense. Of course, having a perfectly organized home office cannot substitute for initiative and judgment. Taking it one step further, an organized workspace can’t substitute […]