- Unitasker Wednesday: The Pumpkin Gutter
This bad boy will gut the innards out of your pumpkin faster than you can say, “Why do I need this when I can use an ice cream scoop?”
- Excerpt: Eight strategies to stop procrastinating
Try these strategies for improving your productivity when you don’t really want to work.
- Excerpt: Participating in Meetings
You might not realize it, but meeting attendees have some control over how quickly a meeting runs and they certainly impact the quality of the discussion.
- Making exceptions to your uncluttered standards
Making exceptions to uncluttered standards can become a slippery slope. If we don’t keep a watchful eye on our stuff, eventually our entire homes and offices are filled with clutter again. This is especially true in places where clutter can easily hide — closets, cupboards, and toy bins.
As a result, I have created a new uncluttered standard for my exceptions. It states: “If getting rid of the object causes more distraction than having the object, I keep it.”
- Unitasker Wednesday: The Egg Cuber
I think that this week’s unitasker may actually be a non-tasker. Ever since reader Penni sent this Egg Cuber to me, I have tried to imagine why someone would want square eggs — and I have yet to come up with a reason.
- Easy listening: Are products the solution to getting organized?
Erin appears this week on the internet radio show and podcast The O Myth.
- The 5-, 10-, and 15-minute unclutterer
Projects you can tackle in under 15 minutes to keep you on track with your uncluttering efforts.