Quick! Can you get your hands on your 2010 tax return, the deed to your home, the bill from the last time you got your house painted? Chances are you’d have to search – panic stricken – through some random combination of paper piles and online records. When I started my organizing business 23 years ago, paper clutter was the #1 problem plaguing my clients. Today there’s a new vexing challenge: determining what to store electronically and what to keep in an old-fashioned file box.
You can consolidate all your important documents into a single, reliable system that leverages the best of the electronic and papers systems. Ultimately your system should match your personal style.
New York Times bestselling author Julie Morgenstern is an organizing and time-management expert, business productivity consultant and speaker. Her company, Julie Morgenstern Enterprises, is dedicated to using her philosophies and methods to provide a wide range of practical solutions that transform the way people and companies function.