Author Archive for Ann Michael Henry – Page 2

Number the Rows in a Word Table

Ever need to number rows in a Word Table? Check out this video for a quick and easy way to do just that!

Celebrate!

If you had seen me the other day walking back up the driveway after getting the mail you probably would’ve been scratching your head and thinking “what’s up with her?” You see, in the mail was our daughter’s first college acceptance letter and it happened to be from her top choice school. It was definitely

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Reasons to Stop Multitasking Now!

Multitasking slows you down, leads to mistakes, and stresses you out & more.

5 Email Habits That Can Destroy Your Productivity

Which one – or more – of these 5 email habits are destroying your productivity?

Multi-Tasking Damages Your Brain?

Here’s an interesting study on how “Multitasking Damages Your Brain And Career” from Forbes.com The downside of multitasking includes a lower IQ and brain damage. Can you afford that? Check out what a new study is saying.

Email Productivity Secrets That Will Get Your Life Back

I just read this article with excellent tips so that you can take control of your email – 9 Email Productivity Secrets That Will Get Your Life Back. Number 5 & 8 are two of my favorites.  Which ones do you think you could implement to tame your Inbox?

Change the Default Folder for Downloads

After a recent webinar one attendee asked if I could share how to change the default folder for downloads. Watch this video to see how this can be done in Mozilla/Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome.

Make a List!

Generally I tell people that “list” is a four letter word! I find that when people look at a list all they see are the things that they did not get to today. Over the years I’ve had numerous clients and workshop attendees express their frustration with their inability to get the things done that

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Can Organizing Like A Chef Help You?

NPR did a great piece on how the executive chef’s philosophy of Mise En Place can be applied to the workplace. 

First 10 Minutes of The Day – Some Thoughts

When I started my Professional Organizing business many years ago I named it Mise En Place! As a foodie who spends a great deal of time in the kitchen and benefits from the Mise En Place strategy my thought was to take this philosophy and apply it to the work place.