It’s My Life Sweepstakes

The New Year is just around the corner, have you thought about what goals you want to achieve in 2016? There are so many things that you could do! Are you thinking about doing some home improvement? What about planning for a big wedding? Want to try a new hobby? Will you challenge yourself with something big, like climbing a mountain or kayaking a difficult river?  Whatever your big plans are, share everything you want to accomplish on Pinterest for a chance to win our It’s My Life Sweepstakes! Continue reading It’s My Life Sweepstakes

System Error: Too Much Clutter!

System Error by Justin Marty

By Lissa Cupp, vice president, e-Commerce & Consumer Marketing, ACCO Brands

It’s nearly impossible to completely escape clutter. Whether it’s a junk drawer, the in-box at work or a stack of newspapers near the front door, clutter somehow makes its presence felt.

This clutter, in turn, leads to stress, leaving you feeling overwhelmed, frustrated and unproductive. Unfortunately, there is carry-over of these negativities from work to home and vice versa. The result is a breakdown of an ideal work/life balance. Continue reading System Error: Too Much Clutter!

Navigating the Highways and Byways of Goal Planning—Part 2: Mapping the Route

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By Lissa Cupp, vice president, e-Commerce & Consumer Marketing, ACCO Brands

Setting goals and planning for their achievement are important elements to successfully living the life you want. In Part 1 of this four-part series, we looked at the first step you need to take in order to make this happen: determining your destination. It’s impossible to set and reach your goals if you don’t know where you’re going, so we provided some insight and tips to help you out. In Part 2, we’re getting out the map and laying out the best route to take in order to reach your goals by asking you questions that will help shape your entire journey. Continue reading Navigating the Highways and Byways of Goal Planning—Part 2: Mapping the Route