Store the Extras – Logistics News September 2017

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  I was privileged to be interviewed by Logistics News to give my view on self-storage warehouses and how they are increasing in the region. I could see the merits of using self-storage units such as the one’s by our Preferred Partner, The Box (who are also interviewed in the article), but also had thoughts on how decluttering and organizing may also be a good way to deal with excess stuff.     You can read the excellent article by clicking on the link here. Enjoy!  

Decluttering Your Life and Your Mind

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    Did you know that hanging onto clutter in your life can affect your mind, body and life in a negative way. There have been various reports issued showing the negative effects on people’s lives on a daily basis. A lot of people lose money¬†due to repeat purchases, unnecessary buys and forgetting to pay bills on time due to a cluttered life. Other negative effects of clutter include motivation, happiness and relationship with others. The infogram below shows the effect of clutter on people’s lives and also how decluttering your life and your mind can positively improve your life. Read More

Are your pets hoarders?

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            Meet Dusty the Cat. He likes to go out at night and pick up neighbours clothes and items and bring them home!   Although items go back to the owners, Dusty likes to collect them again (like the trainers). He’s a hoarder and by bringing unwanted clutter into the owner’s home, he is making them become disorganised and cluttered. How can it be fixed? I’m sure there must be a cat therapist in the USA who can help him! But I am sure that the owner’s will need help from an organiser and also Read More

The Problem with Office Hoarding

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    This inforgram is a bit old but the views are still the same from talking to client companies. In the infogram 28% of mangers were less likely to promote someone with a messy desk. I know from experience of having paralegals and legal assistants working for me, that I was less likely to give them a good appraisal (which was then linked to their yearly bonus) because of their messy desk. Due to having a high amount of paper, emails and files in our department, it was always imperative that everything was in order to ensure we could Read More