Organize U: Making the Most of Downtime

This week is often slow for many businesses, with employees, customers and clients away for the holidays. I never take vacation this week, but I do downshift. One thing that’s always on my schedule is getting organized. I especially enjoy sorting through magazines and computer/paper files, and keeping only what’s needed. I happily purge the

How to be Merry today!

Well—it’s Christmas Day, and for many that means happiness and celebration. It is a birthday party after all! However, for many people, Christmas can feel like a let-down. After all the office parties and frantic rush to shop, prep and finish work before the holiday begins, you can be left feeling sort of blah. If

Fashioning your brand: Decorating yourself with confidence

If there’s one fashion tip I can give you during the holidays, it’s this: Keep your outfits simple and elegant. When you’re dressing for a holiday event, don’t over accessorize! The rule of thumb is this: the more embellishment on your outfit, the less jewelry/accessories you need to add. So, if you’re wearing a dress

Organize U: Quick Holiday Tip

Being organized is all about creating a system that speaks to you: That you can easily follow and maintain. This is even more important during the holidays, when you’re on overload: working, attending events, shopping and trying to decorate in between. One thing that I’ve found helpful is labeling all my Christmas boxes and keeping

Organize U: Bag It!

As many of my readers know, I am a HUGE collector of handbags. So much so, that I have a closet—6 shelves, mind you– dedicated to them. I use every single bag. This means I transfer the contents from bag to bag at least 3-4 times a week. A few female executives wanted to know