Zen Life Organizing

By: Zen Life Organizing | April 14, 2018

Keeping your business paperwork organized will help you monitor the progress of your business, and keep track of your finance documents needed to prepare your tax return.

The following are general guidelines for organizing business paperwork.  Please consult your legal expert for advice on how to keep documents that pertain to your specific business.

The first step is to gather all documents related to your business in one specific location. The second step is to organize them into categories. We recommend creating folders for the following categories.  This can be done with your paperwork and your electronic documents.  You can create folders for subcategories within each category and sort them by year.

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By: Zen Life Organizing | June 20, 2016

With the end of the school year comes moving time for many of us.  Moving can be overwhelming but it can also be exciting because you are getting a blank slate. Enjoy the opportunity and simplify you life.

Here are a few tips that will make your move a lot easier and enjoyable.

  1. Start early. If you know you are moving, start packing as early as possible. There are a lot of seasonal items that can be packed ahead of time like the holidays decorations, ski gear, winter clothes, etc. You will do a better job if you are not in a hurry.

  1. Purge. This is your chance for a new beginning. If you don’t plan to use something in your new home, you don’t need to spend the time, effort or money on bringing it with you.  

  1. Organize as you pack. Organize your bo...