Q. What is a Professional Organizer?

A. A professional organizer enhances the lives of clients by designing systems and processes using organizing principles and through transferring organizing skills. A professional organizer also educates the public on organizing solutions and the resulting benefits. Professional organizers help individuals and businesses take control of their surroundings, their time, their paper, and their systems for life. adapted from the National Associations of Professional Organizers (www.napo.net)

Q. What is a Certified Professional Organizer®?

A. CPO® Certification is a voluntary, industry-led effort which benefits the public and members of the organizing profession. CPO® Certification recognizes those professionals who have met specific minimum qualifications and proven through examination and client interaction to possess the body of knowledge and experience required for certification. The program recognizes and raises industry standards, practices, and ethics. While the CPO® designation is not an endorsement or recommendation, certification of professional organizers maximizes the value received from the services provided and products recommended by a CPO®From the website of the certifying board http://www.certifiedprofessionalorganizers.org

Q. Will you make me get rid of things or throw away my stuff?

A. Never! All decisions to purge or discard will be ultimately yours. We will provide guidance in determining what you really need based on what’s most important to you.

Q. How long will it take?

A. The pace is largely determined by the client. How long it takes depends largely on your ability to make decisions. Typically a client has certain items that they can “breeze” through, while other areas can be more difficult and will invariably take more time to process.

Q. What are your hours?

A. We want to work with you at your best.We will make every effort to work with your schedule.   If you’re a “Night Owl” or an  “Early bird” we’ll work with that too. Evening and Weekend appointments are available.

Q. How do I choose an Organizer? Are you the company for me?

A. We'll be able to determine on the phone if we’re a mutual fit. Our approach is one of support and guidance and transferring of skills. We want to empower you to be your best.