We're continuing our "Get Organized Month" series by tackling another important area of every students' life - their calendar. Between classes, internships, and group meetings (not to mention the other hundred things college students have to worry about), keeping an organized schedule of events and due dates can be unbelievably helpful. Different systems work for everyone, but we've got some tips [...]
Yesterday, we posted our Organization Tip #1 for the month to our Facebook page (check it out here). Overflowing or disorganized closets seem to creep into just about every home, dorm, and apartment out there. The best way to tackle a "bursting-at-the-seams" closet? Shave down your wardrobe!
Let's all be honest here - filtering our wardrobes is usually way more difficult than it should be. Afte [...]
Getting organized: it's one of those things we always want to do, we always talk about doing, and we might even dedicate an entire Pinterest board to ideas and tips regarding how to do it. Actually getting organized, though...that's where the problems arise. That's why we're dedicating the next few weeks to helping you get your organization game up. From your closet to your classwork, we're going [...]
Picture a vast black hole. Now envision a stack of papers the size of the White House being sucked into the swirling depths of that hole. That is what it's like to be looking for a file on my laptop from Freshman year or a specific email in my Gmail account.
If this is sounding familiar, it may be time to get tech-organized. There are plenty of downloadable solutions out there for your orga [...]
I once had a floor-mate who was a neat freak's nightmare. When it came to clothes, her sweaters and blouses littered the floor and her jeans and coats were draped over any inanimate object in the room (I once found pairs of socks lining her bookshelf!). To call her dorm room a DISASTER would be a complete understatement. Despite all of this, she insisted that she knew where everything was and [...]
The semester is starting to pick up and with it the assignments are starting to pile up as well. At times, just looking at the stack of papers and notes in front of you is enough to make you want to hibernate until the summer rolls around. With so many topics covered within each class, it's hard to stay organized which, in turn, makes studying and reviewing the subject matter even harder. The key [...]
You know the deal - every year you start out as a clean, mean, organized machine. That is, until you realize how much easier it is to use your desk as a coat rack/make-up counter/ping pong table (you get the idea). Think your messy desk is beyond repair? We're here to help you reclaim your space and keep it neat and orderly for the rest of the semester!
Elimination Time - Go through your desk, [...]
It is quite common to feel as though there is just not enough space for all of your belongings within the confines of your dorm room. However, just because your room doesn't boast the same square footage as a penthouse, doesn't mean it has to be cramped and uncomfortable. With the help of your roommate(s) and a few of our useful tips, transform your room from an overcrowded, cluttered box to the l [...]
With 2012 in full swing, there is no better time to refresh and reorganize. January is "Get Organized Month", so we'll be bringing you helpful hints that will aid you in de-cluttering and rearranging various aspects of your daily life. From managing your school work to making your closet more navigable, we got your back!
We could not agree more with Unclutterer.com's sentiment that the key [...]