Tag Archives: organized
Friday, November 4, 2016
Do you blog? Do you journal? When we're naturally disorganized, the only way to do anything consistently is to have a way to remember the that thing you keep forgetting! Blogging just isn't on my mind. But when someone asked me for my blog address, I looked and realized I haven't blogged in 11 months!! I'm not sure you can call it a blog if it's a yearly message!
So, if you want to blog, journal or just remember to accomplish something consistently, here is my solution: make it a calendar appointment with a set time and alarm! If it's not in the calendar system, it will not be accomplished for most naturally disorganized people.
My appointment is set as "Do your stinkin' blog Tracy!" - every month on the 25th - with a reminder for a 24 hours prior and 1 hour prior.
Check back on the 25th and see ...
Friday, August 1, 2014
SIRI FOR THE DISORGANIZED
This week I shared the blessings of the iPhone's assistant, Siri, with lots of clients who've never used her! As a "naturally disorganized - but, now functionally organized" business owner I have discovered how amazing this tool is for a busy or disorganized people!
Example 1: you are driving and receive a phone call from a prospective client. You know your memory will fail you if you try to remember to call her back - come on, be honest, how many times have you said, "I'll call you as soon as I get to ___"? And then around 3am you finally remember! STOP trying to remember and use your fabulous assistant Siri.
Press and hold the home key till you hear the beep-beep.
** Siri - remind me to call back Jane Doe when arrive at the office
**Siri - remind me in one hour to check available appointments for Jane Doe
Now you can be assured the new client will indeed hear ...