How to organize everything

If you’re not organized and you get organized, the change is immediate and profound. There are endless approaches to organization, the easier the system is to implement, the more likely you are to get swept up and actually use it. Here is a simple system to organize anything and everything, based on three easily executed operating principles: 1. a place for everything; 2. know what it’s for; 3. if you see it, deal with it.

Why this: Organization is how we humans work. Finding a way to be personally organized is the most basic requirement for living well.