Lisa was recently interviewed by Gretchen Rubin, a fellow author who relentlessly explores
human nature to understand how we can make our lives better.
Follow the link to read the full interview on Gretchen's blog.
Americans are drowning in paper. We keep stacks of it on the kitchen counter, stash it in drawers, and store file cabinets full of documents. (In fact, one file cabinet can hold 18,000 sheets of paper. Yikes.)
Despite this clear crisis of paper, there hasn't been a book devoted to managing and organizing this single most abundant item in our homes--until now.
With The Paper Solution, founder of Organize365 Lisa Woodruff delivers a proven, step-by-step guide to decluttering the paper in our lives and sorting what's left behind into easily accessible, structured, and manageable files.
The Paper Solution system accounts for paper's unique qualities: its sentimental value, its ability to accumulate astonishingly fast, generational differences in how it's treated, and the fact that it's not going anywhere.
In The Paper Solution, you'll learn skills such as:
And at the heart of it all is the Sunday Basket® a box that sits on your counter that holds those stray papers and documents that clutter up your home. Once you've set up a simple system to toss everything into your Sunday Basket (and trained yourself to dip in just once a week), you'll have less stress, less mess, and more time.
Lisa Woodruff is a productivity specialist, home organization expert, and founder and CEO of Organize 365®. Lisa provides physical and motivational resources teaching busy women to take back control of their lives with functional systems that work. She's the host of the top-rated Organize 365® Podcast, which was featured as the Woman's Day podcast of the month, where she shares strategies for reducing overwhelm, clearing mental clutter and living a productive and organized life. Lisa has authored several Amazon bestselling books and is a sought-after trainer and speaker, often quoted as saying "Done is better than perfect" and "Progress over perfection." Her sensible and doable organizing tasks appeal to multiple generations and her candor and relatable style make you feel as though she is right there beside you, helping you get organized as you laugh and cry together.
As a recognized thought-leader Lisa's work has been featured in many national publications such as, Fast Company, US News and World Report, Women's World, Ladies Home Journal, Getting Organized, Woman's Day and Your Teen magazines. She's been interviewed on over thirty podcasts, more than fifty local TV segments, countless online summits and is a regular HuffPost and ADDitude magazine contributor. Lisa is also a generational expert and specializes in unpacking common everyday scenarios with grace and reshaping your understanding of the role we play in the home today. Believing that organization is not a skill you're born with, but rather is developed over time and which changes with each season of life, she made it her mission to redefine what it means to be a woman in the home.