Office Management: Organization
“If you don't know where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.”
~ attributed to Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra
How to Set Up a Workable Home Office
This article offers ideas for setting up a modern home office, including your computer space, workspace, lighting,
5 Questions To Declutter Your Desk
If your desk is disappearing under the clutter, these questions may help you clear it off.
How to Declutter Your Email Backlog and Keep it Under Control
This article outlines a process for getting your email inbox organized using Action Files and keeping it organized in the long run.
Our Organizing Tips page has tips for organizing your office, time, and computer.
Time Management for Creative People E-book
Download this free e-book with useful time management tips. Includes extensive summaries of David Allen's GTD system
and Mark Forster's "Do It Tomorrow" system.
Print many different designs and formats of calendars. Lots of options, including a Quick Reference calendar.
CalendarHome Printable Calendars
This site offers a perpetual calendar, which means you can print a calendar for any year. Lots of options and styles available. Also includes a day-of-week calculator.
Customized Calendar Creator
Create a calendar for any year or month, selecting many options for language, holidays, and more.
Project Organization Charts
Download printable forms for a master project to-do list and subproject notes. (PDF format)
Short-Term and Long-Term Goal & Reward Worksheet
Download printable charts for tracking short- or long-term goals, with spaces for intermediate goals. (PDF format)
Use this contract with yourself to help you focus on your goals.
Time to Plan Planner
Use this handy printable day calendar to plan a day.
General Organizing Sites
123 Sort It! Business Organizing
This comprehensive organizing site includes tips and systems for everything from time management to organizing your desk.
Need professional help?
Professional Organizers Web Ring
This web ring has a growing list of sites for professional organizers in many countries and states.
Home & Office Professional Organizers
A directory of home and office organizing consultants that help people simplify their lives, homes, and offices.
The site includes a tool for finding a professional organizer and a growing directory of articles on getting organized.