Get Organized

Physician's Money Digest, February29 2004, Volume 11, Issue 4

Being organized not only saves youtime, but it can also give you a psychological lift so that you're in better shape toface your day. If you're constantly losingcar keys or the TV remote, a good rule isto put things back in the same place everytime. A hook for your keys next to thedoor is an ideal solution to the lost-keyproblem. And whether you're attacking ajunk drawer or reorganizing your office,the basic strategy is to sort. Put stuff intoboxes marked "keep," "chuck," "file,""donate," and so on. The amount oftrash you'll dispose of will go a long waytoward making your life more orderly.