When it comes to organizing my home or for my office area or any other space, I chose to try and follow Marie Kondo’s organization tips. Yes, she is also famous as Konmari. She is a famous Japanese author and organizing consultant. Marie Kondo has authored four books on how to organize things. She has sold millions of copies of her books on organizing. I happened watch few of her videos, and was impressed with her few techniques. Yes they look simple and they are basic, but followed in certain manner, which we do not do that in our day-to-day life. So, if you want to tidy up your place or change your life by organizing things, you need to learn things from Marie Kondo’s organization tips. This has been a part of my checklist for this year, while it’s an ongoing process.
Choose a Place for Everything
One of the key elements of Marie Kondo’s organizing book is that it helps readers learning how to choose a place for everything. When you choose a place for a thing, you can easily be able to find out the same even without stressing a lot. By following this step, you will not be struggling to trace the same. It is certainly an important point that needs to be kept, in mind when it comes to organizing things in your life. It is the first step towards leading a disciplined life. May be example, our Gold Jewelry, we do not have to search it as most of the houses its sorted and kept.
Get Rid of Pending Works
It is very common for each of us to simply postpone the work for various reasons. But by doing this we end up doing double work, which according to Marie Kondo is not the right thing. Due to this behavior, we end up having loads of works to do. This situation creates confusion and hectic work option for anyone. If you are also dealing with lots of pending works, you need to get rid of the same as soon as possible. If you don’t get rid of pending works, you are likely to make your life really stressful. I’m very sure quite many of them agree with this. Instead, you would always like to enjoy a peaceful life. Thus, you need to unveil the benefits of Kondo’s organizing tips. She explains in her books on how to eliminate work load by organizing things adequately.
Get Rid of Unnecessary Things
It is usually observed that we normally keep collecting stuffs at office or at home, which is way too known fact. But as per Marie Kondo, this creates a mountain of useless things at the premises. Obviously, when you have lots of unnecessary things to manage, you have to deal with confusion. So, if you want to get rid of confusion, you need to eliminate unnecessary stuffs. If you don’t get rid of unnecessary stuffs, you are likely to create extra works to do. You may not be able to organize necessary things in life. But how do I organize things? This is the point where Kondo’s books come into play. She helps people learning how to get rid of unnecessary things to enjoy organizing life. I am sharing the same through her YouTube link which can be referred to understand better.
Micro Finance Management
- Carry small changes: Yes, Kondo suggests people keeping small changes in the wallet. It is true that if you want to organize things in your life, you first need to learn how to manage financial things. For this, you need to start with micro finance. It is advised to always keep small changes in the wallet so that we can avoid paying extra bucks to anyone. For me this has helped while I tried this when I was in India, most of the rickshaw drivers, would never have change. Here she does not mean to carry bundle of coins, but recommends to carry smaller denominations. I Know these days no one prefers to carry change in the wallet, thanks to era of Cards life.
Hope this blog on organizing tips from Marie Kondo is useful to you all as it was to me. Do share your cleaning tips that has helped you make the change.