Press – What they are saying about GITO2020-05-18T08:35:35-04:00
6 Storage Tips for storing your children’s hand-me-downs
Nanny Robina, May 7, 2015
Keeping track of your children’s clothes, what no longer fits, what will fit another child, and what should be donated? This can all be overwhelming, complicated and time-consuming. Here are some tips on keeping it simple, maintain-able, and compact as possible.
From Clutter to Clarity – getting organized in the car!
Nanny Robina, November 13, 2014
If you have or are responsible for children you know how much comes along with them in a car! Having an organized car helps to ensure you have the essentials you need on a daily basis – no matter where you are or how long you are stuck in traffic.
I discussed this topic in a blog post on the Nanny Robina website in December, and you can read it here on my site as well:
Genworth Canada invited me to present some space saving tips for the home for their website. I discuss space saving tips for the kitchen, washroom, wardrobe and basement/storage rooms.
Get your email under control
Investment Executive, March 27, 2013
By JoAnne Sommers
While email is an invaluable tool, it often seems to run our lives. The amount of time it takes to manage email has quadrupled since it was introduced, says Isolde O’Neill, president of Getting It Together Organizing in Toronto. “Not only do we get more of it but we have to cross-check it on different platforms,” she says. “Most people have a laptop, a desktop, a tablet and a smartphone, and we often have multiple email addresses, so it’s easy to miss something. That can be incredibly stress-provoking.”
I was interviewed by JoAnne Sommers for IE/Executive magazine recently on email organizing.
Investment Executive, March 26, 2013
By JoAnne Sommers
Try this exercise: the next time you walk into your office, imagine that you’re a prospective client visiting for the first time. What do you notice? Is the space neat and well ordered, or is it cluttered and chaotic?
The condition of your workspace tells people a lot about you, says Isolde O’Neill, Toronto-based president of Getting It Together Organizing. A well organized office creates the impression that you have things under control; a messy space makes you look unprofessional and disorganized.
Life Organization: 10 easy ways to organize your life
Huffington Post, January 2013
“Most people don’t realize that just like anything else in life, the key to consistency and success is keeping yourself organized and this applies to everything you do, including your goals for the new year,” says Isolde O’Neill, director of marketing for POC in a press release.
Summer… ahhh… there’s a palpable change in the air – a feeling of lightness, fun, relaxation, and freedom from worry. This year, get it together before the children get out of school and before the temperature rises. Of course, the responsibilities of life and work don’t just go away with the change of the seasons…
My summer organizational ideas for folks with kids appeared on the Help! We’ve Got Kids’ website:
There’s nothing more meat-and-potatoes than a traditional Irish stew. In fact, that’s pretty much all there is to the recipe: lamb and potatoes. It’s easy, hearty comfort food–maybe not elegant, but honest and straightforward.
You can read Martin’s article and my get the recipe for my mother’s Irish Stew: