Posts tagged with ‘motivation’

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Overcoming Social Phobia

by Deb

Social рhоbiа, also саllеd ѕосiаl anxiety, is a diѕоrdеr сhаrасtеrizеd bу overwhelming аnxiеtу аnd еxсеѕѕivе ѕеlf-соnѕсiоuѕnеѕѕ in everyday social ѕituаtiоnѕ. Pеорlе with ѕосiаl phobia hаvе a реrѕiѕtеnt, intense, and chronic fеаr оf being watched and judged by оthеrѕ and оf bеing еmbаrrаѕѕеd оr humiliated bу their own асtiоnѕ. Overcoming ѕосiаl phobia iѕ аn individuаl сhаllеngе, […]

This sounds like a perfect idea!

by Kathy Jenkins

If your child can’t concentrate on studying or you get to sleep, we have the perfect app for you.  It’s simple – here’s how the Relax Melodies App works: Select sounds that you like. The app combines your favorite sounds to create a mix. Set the volume of each sound individually. Press play. It is that simple […]

A System That Works: The Subject Sleeve by The Delta Planner

by Kathy Jenkins

School is in full swing and students are discovering systems that help them stay on top of assignments, projects and staying organized.  One of our favorite products for students is the Subject Sleeve by The Delta Planner company – it is even one of our most re-pinned pins on Pinterest!  Here is a little information […]

What are Grades Good For?

by Kathy Jenkins
Grades and being a successful student

Have you ever wondered why grades are given in school?  Although grades are documents of academic progress, grades span past a test or two.  Factors such as behavior, attendance, homework and cooperative (group) learning play a role in many of the grades that come home on the report card.  I would like to make a […]

Back to School… A Year Ago

by Kathy Jenkins
A year ago on The Organizing Tutor blog.

Back to School – Beyond the Basics It’s Time for a Fresh Start to a New School Year!   Go beyond basics… learn different approaches, using innovative tools and apps, all designed to help your student succeed.   Learn about… Products that will help your child keep their space organized, including their bedroom Paper management […]

The ABC’s of Student Organizing with NAPO

by Kathy Jenkins
NAPO course will help organizing professionals develop a student organizing business with Kathy Jenkins.

Course Description: Student organizing can be an additional niche for residential organizers. This six-hour course will help organizing professionals develop a student organizing business by highlighting business structure, additional insights for working with students, as well as strategies that will be important to share with this client population. Thursday, July 13, 2015 11:00 AM – […]

Raising Responsible Kids

by Kathy Jenkins
Here are four tips that will assist your children in becoming responsible kids – and responsible adults...

Responsible children need to grow up not getting everything they want.  Making life easy for your children isn’t the best decision for either of you. Why?  Because dependent, spoiled children grow up to become ungrateful and typically have not learned the value of hard work and struggle to find a need to succeed. “Do not […]

You’ll Want to Take Note of This

by Kathy Jenkins

Everyone has an office desk, kitchen drawer or stationery cabinet full of pens, notebooks and paper pads. Sure, they come in handy at home and work, but how many times have you found yourself on-the-go and in need of something to write with? You either have a pen and no paper, or the back of […]

Student Organizing with Livescribe

by Kathy Jenkins
Do you dreed handwriting or like communicating with your voice? The Livescribe smartpen is a simply brilliant option!

Do you dreed handwriting or like communicating with your voice? The Livescribe smartpen is a simply brilliant option!  With a mobile app, the Livescribe smartpen brings your words and ideas into your digital world – converting your words and texts into organized, tagged and searchable to any desktop, mobile or iOS device. < To get […]