Declutter paper and paperwork (clutter, de-clutter)
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Declutter paper and paperwork (clutter, de-clutter)

Clear your paper clutter once and for all, find stuff, get things done, save time, feel calmer
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4.6 (177 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,193 students enrolled
Created by Rachel Papworth
Last updated 7/2020
English
English, Polish [Auto], 1 more
  • Romanian [Auto]
Current price: $41.99 Original price: $59.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 6 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Declutter and organise those mountains of paper that are stressing you out
  • Get things done on time, pay bills before they're due, remember birthdays...
  • Be on top of your finances
  • Be the kind of ultra-reliable person that always keeps their word
  • Declutter and organise photographs, school stuff, kids' artwork, receipts and bills, tax returns, instruction manuals, newspapers & magazines, fliers, coupons and notebooks
  • Do your tax return with EASE
  • Process paperwork easily and efficiently using my Four-Tray Paper Processing System
  • Create and maintain an effective filing system
  • Lay your hand on any piece of paper you need
  • Stay organised and stop paper clutter creeping back
Requirements
  • Only that you want to clear your paper clutter
  • Bags and/or boxes to sort your stuff into - but don't buy anything new (unless you've run out of bin bags!)
Description

Are you drowning in paper clutter? Have you got piles of unopened mail, dating back weeks, months, even years? Is it mixed in with letters your kids have brought home from school, magazines you haven’t got round to reading, photographs you don’t want to lose and who knows what else? Has paper taken over your home?

Do you miss deadlines, lose out on opportunities, lose touch with friends because you can't find the paperwork you need?

If you're scared to tackle your paper clutter because you don't know what horrors are lurking there, this course is for you! 

I'll hold your hand through a complete paper declutter, from financial documents to photos and kids' artwork. I'll show you how to create and maintain an EFFECTIVE filing system so you can ALWAYS find any piece of paper you need. 

And how to use The Four-Tray Paper Processing System to process paperwork quickly and efficiently - so paperwork doesn't build up again. 

I'll even show you how to calm the panic you might feel at the thought of taking it on.

By the end of this course, you'll be able to clear your paper clutter once and for all. 

You'll be able to find things right away. 

AND you'll be able to stay on top of your paperwork: quickly and easily dealing with and organising all paper that comes into your home.

Who this course is for:
  • If you're sick of being overwhelmed by paper clutter, this course is for you
  • You can never find the papers you need
  • You miss deadlines
  • You're always forgettting to get stuff done
  • Youre scared of paperwork
  • There's paperwork everywhere you look
  • You've got a lot of paper clutter (not just a little)
Course content
Expand all 23 lectures 01:35:52
+ Introduction
4 lectures 11:01

A walk through the entire course that includes a brief summary of all five sections, including:

  • what counts as paper clutter
  • why you end up with so much paperwork and why you MUST declutter and organise it
  • what you’ll need to efficiently declutter and organise your papers
  • how to deal with the panic you might feel at the thoughts of dealing with paperwork - especially financial paperwork
  • my foolproof 10-step process for decluttering paper clutter
  • how to ORGANISE your papers so you can find what you need – including how to set up a filing system that WORKS
  • how to declutter photographs, school stuff, kids’ artwork, receipts and bills, instructions manuals, guarantees and warranties, newspapers and magazines, all those bits of paper you keep to remind yourself to do or buy something one day, coupons and notebooks
  • how to make doing your tax return a CINCH
  • the four-tray system that turns paperwork processing into a DODDLE
  • how to stay on top of your paperwork FOREVER.
Preview 03:41

What is clutter and what isn't? By the end of this lecture, you'll have learned my Three Question Clutter Test that'll tell you what to keep and what to toss.

What counts as paper clutter?
01:36

Check your understanding of what is and isn't paper clutter?

Is this clutter?
2 questions
Why you end up with so MUCH paper - and why you MUST declutter and organise it.
Preview 03:40

Why I LOVE decluttering paper! And how you can too (mm-hmm!)

Why decluttering paperwork is FUN (yes really!)
02:04
+ Get set up to sort out your paper
3 lectures 11:13

It ain't gonna do itself so create time to clear your paper clutter

Make time to declutter and organise your paper
04:22
Decide when you're going to declutter
Schedule your paper decluttering
1 question
Get an idea of the scale of the task you're facing.
Estimate how long it'll take you to declutter and organise your paper clutter
1 question

Choose where you're going to work and assemble stationery and equipment. This lecture also covers what personal paperwork you should shred.

Set yourself up to declutter your paper
03:31

Does the thought of paperwork send shivers down your spine? This lecture is for you!

Calm the panic
03:20
+ Start tackling your paper clutter
1 lecture 18:51

Ten simple, foolproof steps for decluttering paper and paperwork

How to declutter paper and paperwork
18:51
+ Get organised
1 lecture 06:46

Learn how to organise and store your paperwork so you can always find whatever you want or need

Create a filing system that WORKS
06:46
+ Decluttering and organising specific types of paperwork
10 lectures 31:34

Which photos to get rid of, which to keep and how to organise them.

Preview 08:43

You don't need to keep EVERY bit of paper your child brings home. Here's how to choose and how to store it.

How to declutter and organise school paperwork
02:33

How to decide which pieces to keep and how to preserve them

Declutter and organise kids' artwork
03:41
Don't keep every receipt and bill you receive. Here's how to decide which you need and which you don't.
Which receipts and bills to keep and which to chuck
03:36

How to make doing your tax return a DODDLE!

Make your tax return a doddle
02:22
Declutter your manuals, guarantees and warranties, and organise them so you can always find the one you need.
Declutter and organise instructions manuals, guarantees and warranties
01:50

Ten top tips to stop yourself being overwhelmed with reading material.

Decluttering newspapers and magazines
04:40

All those bits of paper you hang onto to remind you to do, or buy, something - one day...

Fliers and business cards
01:35

Declutter and organise those money-off coupons that lie around NOT getting spent!

Coupons
01:13

Sort out all those half-filled notebooks you've jotted ideas and inspiration in over the years.

Notebooks
01:21
+ Stay organised
3 lectures 12:44

How do you get overwhelmed with paper in the first place - and how do you avoid it?

What does it take to keep your paper and paperwork organised?
03:03

The four tray system that makes managing your paperwork a CINCH!

Process paper efficiently
07:12

How to get stuff done - without leaving paper lying around to remind you.

Ensure you take the actions!
02:29
+ What clutter are you tackling next?
1 lecture 03:43

Congratulations on finishing the course. Plus how to get in touch with me and a very special offer.

Bonus lecture - FREE video course
03:43