Entries by Holly Bohn

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Get Rid of Paper – At Work

Photograph receipts or use an expense app or scanning app Keep a cross-cut shredder close-at-hand, to shred documents immediately. Here is  an idea for keeping one hidden in plain sight. Rather than having notes all over, keep one large block style notepad on your desk to jot down notes. Use a dedicated notebook for meeting […]


Be a Bad Ass, Not an Ass at Work

Whether you are the boss or hope to become the boss, you should never be bossy. You need a strong team to succeed and relationship-building work habits are the best way to do that, here are a few: 1) Don’t send spreadsheets or other documents without checking them on print preview. Whether or not the recipient […]

Get Rid Of Paper – At Home

As I write this blog post, surrounded by paperwork, I realize my attempts at going paperless have been dismal failures.  Then it dawned on me, it is paper-less, not paper-free. The goal here is not to get rid of all paper, it is to have less paper, which I have successfully accomplished. This is a two-part blog […]

Financial Organization

I don’t know about you, but I think I paid more late fees last year than I did when I wasn’t a steadily employed, mostly responsible adult. Let me assure you, there is nothing stylish about late fees. Technology made it easier to pay most bills, but also created a bit of organizational confusion. There are […]

How to Organize a Desk Without Drawers

You were right about that antique farm table, it fits perfectly and looks stunning in your home office.  The problem is, when your desk isn’t really a desk, there isn’t room for supplies, files and work-in-progress. Don’t worry though, you don’t have to sacrifice style for function. Here are 5 easy ways to organize a desk […]