Hi! Welcome. This blog is an expression of experience, knowledge, and a passion for empowering and encouraging others. I’ll try to introduce ideas along with information and resource ideas for creating positive change, unlocking potential, and building capacity.
I’ve taken over 65 hours of courses through the National Association of Productivity & Organizing Specialists (NAPO), earning two specialist certifications: Residential Organizing and Workplace Productivity. I was able to see how organizing and productivity apply to not only different aspects of life and work and spaces, but also to time and attention and the different ways people think process, and learn. I learned about learning and learning styles as an Instructor and Trainer for Girl Scout Councils and the American Red Cross and while earning a few college degrees (in majors like Business, Psychology, and Kinesiology). I hold multiple certifications with the National Academy of Sports Medicine (Personal Training, Weight Loss, and Fitness Nutrition).
When I worked for Non-Profit Organizations, it was a good thing I was salaried, because I would frequently work 60-80 hours a week. I loved most of it, especially the strategic planning, creation, collaboration, networking, and work,
Like everyone else, I’m a work in progress too. So, real person alert. No perfection here. Just a whole lot of effort. I make progress and backslide, learn a new skill and make more progress again too. I overcome challenges and obstacles to keep going too.
Thank you for reading!