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Professional Organizer | Author Calming Your Chaos | Leader of the Smooth Organizer Community
Elisa (Lisa) Hawkinson
Since 2000 Elisa (Lisa) Hawkinson, author of Calming Your Chaos, has been teaching and training businesses and individuals to support anyone who is not naturally organized on a consistent basis to be just that. Her HOW2GetOrganized seminars, workshops, and speaking along with hands-on coaching and coaching by phone has evolved from her natural genetic bent for order. Efficiency, calm, productivity and profitability are increased with the help of HOW2 and Elisa.
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Inevitably the season or quarter of life [2nd (26yrs-50 yrs) or 3rd (51yrs-75yrs)] arrives when the children as young adults move out, or at least part of them moves out. Teaching and helping them become successful adults, or adulting, as it is now being referred to,...
Those sudden unexpected events that too often fall upon us happed to me, and as a new widow, I needed to drastically downsize or right size for my new normal as a single woman with and empty nester and move into an apartment until I could decide where to live. Wanting...
Clients want to know where to start when they are looking at moving or downsizing in the next year or sooner. A good question for each of us to ask ourselves is, if there was a serious need to move to a new residence, could the current home be listed for sale in 30...
Like sailing from Hawaii to San Francisco, life has some navigational tips for each of us at every stage or season of our life. Allow me to quickly define the four seasons of life, generally, 1st season: birth to 25 years of age: growing, school 2nd: 26 to 50:...
As a parent or grandparent kids are almost out of school so plans are being made now for summer fun and activities. It is time to set those goals to create lasting memories. Being the mom-slave catering to their lazy schedule and whims and moaning two young teen boys...
Can you park a car or maybe two in your garage? Can we walk up to the workbench? Now is the best time of the year to put some order in the garage chaos that you have been living with for too long. Take advantage of the remaining days of good weather left this summer...
Goal/Purpose of a Gifting Party First Step in downsizing is to reduce what you have collected and accumulated over the years that you no longer need or use or is taking up too much space. The Stuff needs a new home. How to do a Gifting Party Invite all your friends...
If, for some unexpected reason, something came up and you had to put your home on the market in 30 days, would that cause you to panic? Or would you feel calm? Here are 8 tips to help you be calm. Let’s plan now to feel calm if that situation should arise...
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