Meetings & Conventions: Short Cuts October 2000
Short Cuts:BETTER YET
Order in the Office
Bogged down by paperwork? San Francisco-based Liz Franklin, The
Office Organizer (www.franklinorganization.com),
offers these tips.
CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER. Put a date on everything.
You’ll never be sorry.
USE INDEX CARDS. Write action words (“call,”
“write,” “fill out”) on each card, always in the same corner, to
create an ongoing to-do list. As projects are completed or
priorities are shuffled, cards can be thrown away and new ones
START A FILE. Create a file for every project.
Every time you have an idea on the project, write it down and drop
it in the file. When it is time to get going, you’ll find your work
PERSONALIZE LABELS. Label files by how you
think of them, not by the name you think somebody else would title
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