Still working on pulling your holiday gift list together? You can stall all you want—you still have to do it. And the earlier you get it done, the more time you’ll have to enjoy the holidays with your family and friends.
So, what can you buy the people on your gift list this year? We suggest the gift of organization.
We know what you’re thinking: “Who needs that?” The answer, quite honestly, is everyone! A strong organization solution makes the perfect stocking stuffer for almost anyone on your list. Continue reading →
Today is Election Day across the United States. First and foremost, we encourage everyone to go out to the polls and exercise your democratic right to vote!
Second, we want to make you aware of another “election” in which all of us participate—the election of using a paper planning system or digital planning system. Many of you have already “voted” your choice, but there are a lot of individuals who are torn over which system is best for them.
Much like preparing to vote, in order to select the planning system that’s right for you, you must weigh the pros and cons of each system against each other. To help you select a winner, we’ve provided you with some of the keys points to consider when selecting a planning system. Continue reading →
Sound too good to be true? Too much like a dream? That’s the point. It’s time to design your dream office with AT-A-GLANCE.
Enter the AT-A-GLANCE “Design Your Perfect Office” Pinterest contest for your chance to win some of our organization tools. From planners and calendars to desk accessories, you can finally have the things you need to keep your office running like a dream.
How do you enter? Use the form below and follow these simple steps:
Create a Pinterest board with “Design Your Perfect Office” as the title.
Add a description to the board which includes #PerfectOffice as well as a short description of why you would love an AT-A-GLANCE organized office.
Start pinning! Pin things that you would want in your dream office, including items from AT-A-GLANCE and the AT-A-GLANCE blog. Use #PerfectOffice in the description of each pin. Pins can include, planners, calendars, desk accessories, etc.
Submit your board through our simple entry form below.
That’s all it takes to be on your way to better organization with AT-A-GLANCE. Enter today!
Summer is typically associated with vacationing and enjoying relaxing free time for yourself and family. While this holds true to a point, this is also a season that presents multiple ongoing tasks, such as yard and garden work, home maintenance and improvement, and attending events ranging from youth sports to family reunions.
And with back-to-school season upon us, it’s noticeably obvious that you have a lot of things to do! But do you know where to start?
Below are the steps to making a powerful list that will offer you confidence that you are doing what you need to be doing, when you need to be doing it. Continue reading →
Your paper and digital planning tools can combine to create a powerful hybrid planning system. The key to successfully using them is to capitalize on the strengths of each tool.
Digital tools offer a mechanical advantage. They simplify the management of planning data by making storage, collaboration and organization all easy, push-button processes. On the other hand, paper provides a more human experience, which compliments the personalized nature of planning. Paper and pen inspire creativity and emotionalism perfect for defining and pursuing your dreams and goals.
Your reasons will differ for using a paper and digital planning system. Some do it by necessity—their business uses Microsoft Outlook but they still enjoy using a paper day planner. Others are evolutionary types who enjoy digital technology such as the iPhone, yet find planning more effective on paper.
Planning is never a one-size-fits-all process, so you must find which tools work best for your individual needs. Continue reading →
By Bob Sadowski, APR, Public Relations & Social Media Manager, ACCO Brands
It may be late in the game, but the cold, hard facts are these: Tax day is less than a week away, and if you’ve yet to file your return, you’re not alone in the procrastination pool.
While that’s not necessarily a comforting thought, it’s not uncommon for many Americans to wait until the last minute to file their taxes. If you’ve procrastinated this long, panic is certain to be setting in. But all hope is not lost—with a little planning and organization, you can get your return in under-the-wire. Continue reading →