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Digital Declutter

How to Email Content Into Evernote (Big timesaver!)

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Even if you're brand new to Evernote you'll want to check out this big timesaver tip: How to email content directly into your Evernote account.

Watch the quick 3-Minute video to learn how.

 

No matter your level of Evernote experience, the first step to taking advantage of productivity is by emailing content directly into your account.

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Try it out! Next time you get an invoice or receipt you need to save email, into Evernote into a Notebook called "Receipts".

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8 Chrome Hacks to Help You Get Organized

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Do you use the Chrome browser extension? According to the federal government's Digital Analytics Program (DAP) Chrome is the most widely used browser. 

Chrome has some fantastic features that can help you get organized and be more productive.

In my latest training video, I'll show you 8 hacks for Chrome that will help you be more organized. In this 15-minute training you'll learn how to:

  • Organize your bookmarks: 00:34
  • Manage your Chrome extensions: 04:44
  • Use the cool One Tab Chrome...

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How to Organize Your Next Trip With Evernote

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Can you believe it’s almost Labor Day here in the USA, which signifies the unofficial end of summer? I know we all say this a lot but wow – where did the time go?

In honor of Labor Day and the holiday season not that far off (oh my!) this week’s organizing project is how to use Evernote to plan your next trip. This is great for both business and personal trips.

Watch the video or read the post and try it out. I promise your traveling will go much more smoothly with...

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Your Guide to Organize and Declutter Your Digital Life

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Are you feeling information overload and ready to get organized and declutter your life?

Do you feel like you’re always doing, doing, doing but never quite achieving your goals?

Was that a BIG YES?!

I’m sharing my personal organizing and decluttering system that will get you organized and go from “Help, I’m so disorganized!” to feeling organized almost every day.

Let's get started...

 

 

By the way, you can get all these tips on the FREE CHECKLIST...

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Your Guide to Declutter and Organize Your Apps

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I’ve been thinking about life before apps. (I know. Strange thing to ponder.)

How did we ever get anything done without our smartphones and apps?

I mean, just think: some of us remember a time when we were able to find a new restaurant without GPS and to top it off we went to the restaurant simply because someone told us it was good; not because we read a good review on Yelp.

It’s so easy to forget what it was like before we had cool timesaving tools like apps. But….....

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21 Ways to Manage Your Out of Control Email Inbox

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It’s not always all about the apps and add-ons when you’re learning to manage your inbox like a pro. There are plenty more time-saving tips and techniques you can quickly put into practice.

Here are twenty-one ideas—pick and choose the ones that grab you the most.  

#1: Create Groups (now called Labels in Google Contacts) If you regularly need to send the same email to groups of people (e.g. clients, team members) consider creating groups/labels so you can mass-mail to...

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7 Super Easy Ways to Get Your Calendar Organized

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Watch the video training and learn 7 ways to maximize your calendar, get organized, save time, and be more productive. (And you may notice my new kitten Louie making an appearance on the audio portion towards the end. Gotta love kittens!)  

Here's what you'll learn:  

  1. Why your calendar should be automatically loaded every time you start your computer or internet browser
  2. How you can use Zoom and Calendly with your Calendar to save time
  3. How to add recurring events and my tip for...

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15 Ways to Simplify Your Life in 5 Minutes or Less

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Do you have 5 minutes to spare? Pick a project below and start simplifying in 5 minutes or less!

#1: Purchase the App called 1Password and never have to remember another password again. (Well, you have to remember 1 password to open it, but that’s it.) You can access on your computer, tablet, and phone. Believe me, it’s wonderful never having to search for a username or password again. And, it’s more secure as you can create much better passwords than something like...

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