Saturday, January 12, 2013
Local company Payne to Gain Organizing offers advice.
Saturday, January 12
Local company From Payne to Gain Organizing wants everyone to know that this is "GO" Get Organized Month. Jen Payne, a National Association of Professional Organizers member, offers these tips from NAPO: • Create a list of priorities for your business and determine what needs immediate action. A professional organizer or productivity specialist can review your priorities and recommend a plan for getting started, without interrupting your daily business workflow. • Practice better time management. A NAPO member can help both you and your staff hone time management skills and increase productivity in the workplace. • Evaluate your space. Does it feel productive and calm? Physically setting up better-functioning spaces can help employees …
Sunday, January 6, 2013
“Zombie Apocalypse” made Time Online’s list. What would be on yours?
You know the ones. Words that are overused, misused, shortened and created to become part of our dialogue each and every day. Anybody with a teenager can come up with a dozen or more, we’re sure. Around here, I hear “meh” way too often. The kids in our house don’t say “YOLO” anymore; that “literally” came and went during the summer and we’re on to more “hip” words and phrases around here. “Hip.” That’s a word you don’t hear anymore. "First World Problem" is one that I'd like to see just ... go away! Most of us don’t even know what the “fiscal cliff” really is, yet it has become a part of our cultural dictionary. Check out Time Online's list. Which words would you see stricken from your family’s vocabulary? Are there words you would add to…
Saturday, January 5, 2013
If your New Year’s resolution is to get your finances in order, these guidelines will help you get started.
Saturday, January 5
In this economy—and especially during this time of year—many of us are facing our very own fiscal cliff. While we may not be able to raise revenue as easily as the federal government can, these five steps may help you reach solvency and put savings in the bank, financial planners say. Once you’re free of debt and ready to grow your savings, you can look to financial services companies for investment advice, including banks (Bank of America, Wells Fargo), insurers (State Farm, Allstate and others) and brokers. Good luck! Keep up with all the news you care about by subscribing to our free email newsletter, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
If you could make a New Year's resolution for the Marietta area, what would it be?
More than 45 percent of Americans make a resolution every year, according to statisticbrain.com. Some people vow to live a healthier lifestyle, others promise to spend more time with family, and many say they will try to save money. As millions of Americans make resolutions to improve their lives, what could we do right here in the Marietta area to make it an even better place to live? What is on your wish list? What is one thing you would improve in 2013? Tell us in the comment section below or blog (http://marietta.patch.com/blog/apply) about why you love living here! Keep up with news by subscribing to our free email newsletter, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Each week, local artist David Tovey shares his unique brand of humor on Patch.
Local artist David Tovey shares his unique brand of humor on Patch. Keep up with news by subscribing to our free email newsletter, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.
It’s that time of year again, everyone is considering how they can better themselves in 2013; the trouble lies in actually following through.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
Tuesday, January 1
It’s that time of year again, everyone is considering how they can better themselves in 2013; the trouble lies in actually following through. by: Georgia Commute Options Keep up with all the news you care about by subscribing to our free email newsletter, liking us on Facebook and following us on Twitter.