Setting up a (or any planner really) can be pretty intimidating. Getting the planner is pretty darn exciting!! It’s shiny, pretty, and new; a clean slate and the freshest of fresh starts for the months ahead… But I know so many people who are so intimidated by the empty pages that they never wind up using the planner. And that’s not how a planner works. It won’t magically change your life … [Read more...] about How to Set Up Your Simplified Planner (Or Any Planner Really)
How to create simple systems and effective workflows so you can run and maintain a successful business.
I talk about my love for and use of the Simplified Planner A LOT (like a lot a lot), so I frequently get asked questions about how I use it. (I never mind answering because I LOVE talking about my favorite productivity tool and look for any opportunity to gush about it!! #sorrynotsorry 😍) One question that I get quite often is: How to use the Simplified Planner for life and business? Which says … [Read more...] about How to Use the Simplified Planner for Life and Business
If you know me or have been following me here on the blog or on social media for any length of time, you know that I am OBSESSED with Trello!! It’s by far the best project management application I’ve ever used. I tell everyone and their mama that they need to be using it for life, for business, for everything. In fact, you know that saying, there’s an app for that? That’s pretty much how I am … [Read more...] about 5 Ultimate Reasons Your Business Needs Trello
So you bought a day planner to help you manage your days, tackle your to-dos, stay organized, and keep track of #allthethings... Now what?! Here’s what often happens: You buy a planner. 📔 You wait impatiently for it to be delivered. 💌 When it arrives: you rip open the box, do a little dance, 💃🏼 maybe even scream a little, and post a photo of it to Instagram. 🤳🏻 … [Read more...] about How to Make Friends With Your Day Planner
Using a planner does NOT have to be complicated, overwhelming, or stressful. When it comes to planner accessories, I believe in: Keeping it simple. Seriously!! (Otherwise known as my version of the KISS Principle. 💃🏼) Honestly, if you’re stressing about how messy your planner is or how pretty it should be because of something you saw on Pinterest or Instagram, you’re seriously stressing about … [Read more...] about My Favorite Planner Accessories (And How I Use Them)
You guys. I’m getting ready to purchase my THIRD consecutive Simplified Planner this year!! A rather momentous occasion because I have never, ever stuck with a planner this long before. #nobutreally. I’ve tried DOZENS of planners. (For a while there, it was somewhat of a hobby of mine.) I just couldn’t seem to find one that could do everything I wanted. They were either too big or too small, too … [Read more...] about Why I Love the Simplified Planner (And How I Use It)