Time management Monday: The importance of seeing white space in your days

Recently in one of the planner groups on Facebook I saw a comment from someone who ditched her electronic planning app in favor of a paper planner because it allows her to easily see the white space in her days. This is one of the (many) reasons why I love paper planners too. They allow […]

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Time management Monday: What to do if your planner isn’t working well enough for you

Now that we are nearly a month into the new year and you’ve been using your planner for awhile, you should have a good idea if it’s working well enough for you. Maybe it’s not quite right, or you feel there’s something missing. Or maybe you are realizing there is no way your planner is […]

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Interview with Professional Organizer Linda Samuels

Continuing our series of interviews with professional organizers, today we have Linda Samuels of Oh, So Organized! You can find Linda online at: Organizing website:  ohsoorganized.com Book/blog website:  theothersideoforganized.com Please tell us about yourself and your business. As someone who was “born organized,” 25 years ago when I launched Oh, So Organized! I realized that […]

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Time management Monday: Organizing your week like a jigsaw puzzle

Like many people, I have a lot going on and sometimes it’s a trick to fit everything into my schedule. I like to think of my week like a jigsaw puzzle: I have to fit tasks in between my scheduled events, and keep up with all my various roles. Below you can see an example […]

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Time management features built into your Quo Vadis planner

Quo Vadis planners have features built right into the planners that help you with time management, productivity, and prioritizing your goals. These photos show a Quo Vadis Trinote planner, which is medium size. All of these features are also in our larger Prenote planner. All of these features, except for the daily Notes spaces, are […]

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Different ways to use the Hebdo open format weekly planner

The Hebdo weekly planner has an open format that allows you to use each week’s page however you like. This flexible format can even be used differently week to week if you want! Below is a fairly typical way to use the weekly open format. You can write your tasks and events into the day […]

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Time management Monday: Different ways to use the Space 24 week + notes planner

The Quo Vadis Space 24 week + notes planner allows you to use the weekly notes page in whatever way works best for you. You can even use it differently week to week! I have shown some examples here. In this example, I have used the weekly Notes page to list specific goals. I have […]

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Time management Monday: Different ways to use the Note 27 week + notes planner

The Note 27 weekly planner is our largest week + notes format planner. It has a very generous page size (8 1/4 by 10 1/2 inches) but is very slim and lightweight in your bag. Its 90g ivory paper works well with fountain pens, and overall it’s a very classy-looking book. I love the huge […]

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