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Wednesday, December 29, 2010

January - Get Organized Month

Here's a press release from the National Association of Professional Organizers about GO (Get Organized) month:

"Get Organized" is one of the Top 10 New Year's resolutions made by Americans year after year.  That's why seven years ago the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) declared January as GO (Get Organized) Month(SM).  Make 2011 the year you stick to your New Year's resolution to get your home or office organized. Contact a NAPO Professional Organizer in your area by visiting www.napo.net and searching their free directory, searchable by zip code, country and organizing service. 

Throughout the month of January, dozens of NAPO chapters and thousands of members will be hosting public events around the country, including, Ask-the-Organizer panels, Organize to Economize in the New Year workshops, Shred-and-Organize events, and much more! From Miami, FL, to Seattle, WA, a GO Month event is happening near you. Find one at www.napo.net

Did you know:
  • Becoming more organized can help save time and money, increase productivity, enhance one's quality of life, and reduce stress?
  • In its most recent survey, NAPO found that 96% of respondents felt that they could save at least some time each day if they were more organized at home
  • 91% felt they could be more efficient at work if they were better organized
  • 71% indicated their quality of life would improve with more organization
About NAPO: The premier national association dedicated to the field of organizing, the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) is The Organizing Authority®. Since forming in 1985 as a nonprofit professional educational association, NAPO has grown to nearly 4,200 members. NAPO is dedicated to serving its members through education, networking, industry resources, and promoting the profession to the public. For more information about NAPO and Get Organized Month(SM), visit www.napo.net or call NAPO at 856-380-6828. "

More about getting organized:

Organizing According to Your Right- or Left-Brain Dominance

Getting Organized for School 2010: Starting the Night Before