What to do when starting a professional organizing business totally overwhelms you

What to do when starting a professional organizing business totally overwhelms you

So many stories I hear from women wanting to get involved in professional organizing sound similar to how my journey began.

You recognize your talent and your passion for organizing while helping friends and family and realize: this is actually a career you could see yourself doing for years to come. You may feel excited, passionate, and eager to get started... BUT you also feel scared, unsure, and lack the confidence needed to know that you have what it takes to actually run a successful business behind the scenes. 

How Ashley Grubbs made over $18,000 in 1 month as a professional organizer

How Ashley Grubbs made over $18,000 in 1 month as a professional organizer

I am so proud of my students. Nothing brings me more joy than to be a part of the Pro Organizer Studio community and watch awesome boss babes find success in the business of their dreams. One such lovely lady is Ashley Grubbs of Mind Your Mess. Ashley is a student of our master class, Inspired Organizer™. She put the course to work for her, and totally rocked it in 2017!

How to actually start single-tasking (& make huge progress in your business)

How to actually start single-tasking (& make huge progress in your business)

Ok, I need you to stay with me for a minute. Which might be hard, because we’re all juggling sooo many responsibilities. Side-hustling, day job, mom-life, actually trying to socialize and fit in some self-care… You probably have a million things going on all. the. freaking. time. But really, multitasking isn’t getting you closer to your goals. Instead, it’s costing you a lot in terms of productivity, energy, and peace of mind.

Paying off your debt snowball with a home organizing side business

Paying off your debt snowball with a home organizing side business

Are you as nerdy about organizing (and EXCELLING at) your personal finances as I am? If so, you’re probably all about that Dave Ramsey, gazelle-intense life. Getting rid of debt requires laser focus… and some extra income can be a serious game changer

#FBLIVE: How to stay optimistic when business is a little slow #realtalk

#FBLIVE: How to stay optimistic when business is a little slow #realtalk

...Let's get real. Have you gone through slow seasons in your home organizing business? Do you get stuck feeling anxious and unproductive? Worrying isn't going to fix your problems... but these tips will. This is the second video in my August series that I am so excited about, because it is all about really taking your organizing business to the next level. If you're feeling stuck or worn out because business is a little slow, I've got actionable tips that will help you get back on track.

The complete professional organizer toolkit (advanced version!)

The complete professional organizer toolkit (advanced version!)

Ok, this is the fun stuff! Have you been dying to know what real professional organizers bring with them on the job? Our girl Layne gave me a peek inside her pro organizer toolkit and it was super inspiring. So much of our job is projecting a calm, put-together lifestyle. If you show up on the job ultra-prepared and organized, your clients will be able to feel that… And that will totally increase their confidence in you.

#FBLIVE: How to figure out your organizing biz niche

#FBLIVE: How to figure out your organizing biz niche

In this video I answer an awesome question asked by one of my Facebook group members: how do you choose a niche for your professional organizing business? Especially in saturated markets, choosing a niche is an important step for positioning your brand and attracting your ideal clients. BUT it's not like getting married -- this does not mean you'll never get to work in any other niche... So don't let perfectionism get in the way of choosing your first niche

#FBLIVE: 3 ways I've improved my client process this year

#FBLIVE: 3 ways I've improved my client process this year

Our girl Layne gives some serious, actionable tips for professional organizers ready to improve their client processes. If you're past the newbie phase and ready to grow your professional organizing biz with intention, this video is exactly what you need. You're already a rockstar at organizing your clients' homes... but when was the last time you organized your own business? A disorganized approach to your client process not only runs counter to your brand, it makes it hard for your clients to trust you.