January – Back 2 Business Workshop

January – Back 2 Business Workshop

NAPO Houston holds its monthly meeting on the first Thursday of every month (except July) from 6:00 – 8:30 pm.  We currently meet at the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Center, located at 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. The meeting no longer includes dinner but attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks or dinner.

At a typical monthly membership meeting you can look forward to:

Time to network with your peers

Table talk discussions around relevant organizing topics

Chapters news, volunteer opportunities and member spotlights

Guest speakers sharing resources for running your business and improving your skills as an organizer or productivity consultant

As a guest or new member, you are welcome to join the Ask the Organizer table discussion. This is an opportunity for you to ask one of our board members questions about becoming a professional organizer or productivity consultant, business essentials, and our national and local associations.

You can attend three meetings as a guest. After the third meeting, you will not be able to attend additional meetings unless you become a NAPO Houston member.

If you are interested in attending an upcoming meeting, check out our Event Calendar.

If you don’t see the information you are looking for, please contact our Professional Development Director at meetings@napohouston.com.

December Chapter Meeting

December Chapter Meeting

NAPO Houston holds its monthly meeting on the first Thursday of every month (except July) from 6:00 – 8:30 pm.  We currently meet at the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Center, located at 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. The meeting no longer includes dinner but attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks or dinner.

At a typical monthly membership meeting you can look forward to:

Time to network with your peers

Table talk discussions around relevant organizing topics

Chapters news, volunteer opportunities and member spotlights

Guest speakers sharing resources for running your business and improving your skills as an organizer or productivity consultant

As a guest or new member, you are welcome to join the Ask the Organizer table discussion. This is an opportunity for you to ask one of our board members questions about becoming a professional organizer or productivity consultant, business essentials, and our national and local associations.

You can attend three meetings as a guest. After the third meeting, you will not be able to attend additional meetings unless you become a NAPO Houston member.

If you are interested in attending an upcoming meeting, check out our Event Calendar.

If you don’t see the information you are looking for, please contact our Professional Development Director at meetings@napohouston.com.

November Chapter Meeting

November Chapter Meeting

NAPO Houston holds its monthly meeting on the first Thursday of every month (except July) from 6:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.  We currently meet at the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Center, located at 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. The meeting no longer includes dinner but attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks or dinner.

At a typical monthly membership meeting you can look forward to:

  • Time to network with your peers
  • Table talk discussions around relevant organizing topics
  • Chapters news, volunteer opportunities, and member spotlights
  • Guest speakers sharing resources for running your business and improving your skills as an organizer or productivity consultant

We welcome all members, business partners, and guests. This is an opportunity for you to network with other organizers and ask questions about business practices, our national and local associations, or about becoming a professional organizer or productivity consultant. As a guest, you are welcome to attend three meetings, before you will be required to become a NAPO Houston member.

If you are interested in attending an upcoming meeting, check out our Event Calendar.

If you don’t see the information you are looking for, please contact our Professional Development Director at meetings@napohouston.com.

October Chapter Meeting

October Chapter Meeting

Write Your Way to a Bigger Business

Presentation
Did you know … companies that host blogs on their websites get 67% more leads than those that don’t? That’s a lot of business! The problem is most business owners don’t have the time, knowledge, or willingness to create blog posts that could catapult them to the top of their industry. But what if you could write your way to business success, ultimately resulting in more clients, more recognition, and more opportunities?

The good news is, you can!

In “Write Your Way to a Bigger Business”, writer, blogger and professional organizer Liana George will share with you the tips and tools you need to blog a bigger business. You’ll learn:

  • Why blogging is crucial for your company’s marketing and platform growth
  • How to overcome the excuses that keep you from blogging
  • Blogging basics – everything you need to write a post that your readers will love
  • Brainstorming strategies so you’ll always have something to write about
  • And much more!

Don’t miss out on this interactive and informative meeting that will help you discover how to write your way to a bigger business!

Presenter
Liana George is a professional organizer and the owner of By George Organizing Solutions in Houston. She is also a sought-after speaker, blogger, and writer. Liana recently completed her first novel, Perfectly Arranged, which was inspired by one of her eccentric clients as well as her passion for China, where she lived for two and a half years. When she’s not putting things in order or scribbling away, you can find her reading, traveling, or playing tennis.

All members, business partners, and guests are invited to attend our monthly NAPO Houston meeting at the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Center, located at 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. This is an opportunity for you to network with other organizers and ask questions about business practices, our national and local associations, or about becoming a professional organizer or productivity consultant. As a guest, you are welcome to attend three meetings, before you will be required to become a NAPO Houston member.

The meeting no longer includes dinner but attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks or dinner.

Check out our Event Calendar for other NAPO Houston events!

If you don’t see the information you are looking for, please contact our Professional Development Director at meetings@napohouston.com.

September Chapter Meeting

September Chapter Meeting

Organizing Your Brain: Strategies You Can Use with Your Clients

Presentation
Research into neuroscience and our brains has given us more information on how we work, make decisions, procrastinate, and motivate ourselves. In this session, we will talk about how we can use our brain superpowers, ask powerful questions that shift our clients into action, and what we’re learning in today’s research. We also will learn about strategies and tips you can use with your organizing clients (and yourself) to improve focus and motivation.

Presenter
Janice Marie Simon, M.A.,CPO®  is the owner of The Clutter Princess and has been a professional organizer since 2001. She is the Organized Auntie on the Savvy Auntie blog and currently works as the Leadership Practitioner in the Leadership Institute, Human Resources at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (where she “organize[s] some really bright, caring people so they can focus on what matters most to them professionally and personally.”). She formerly was a Project Director in Faculty & Academic Development. She has a MA degree from the University of Houston-Clear Lake. Ms. Simon has worked as a newspaper journalist in Oklahoma and Texas and as a media coordinator for Galveston I.S.D. before joining M.D. Anderson. She is a Certified Professional Organizer and a member of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals.

All members, business partners, and guests are invited to attend our monthly NAPO Houston meeting at the United Way of Greater Houston’s Community Resource Center, located at 50 Waugh Drive, Houston, TX 77007. This is an opportunity for you to network with other organizers and ask questions about business practices, our national and local associations, or about becoming a professional organizer or productivity consultant. As a guest, you are welcome to attend three meetings, before you will be required to become a NAPO Houston member.

The meeting no longer includes dinner but attendees are welcome to bring their own snacks or dinner.

Check out our Event Calendar for other NAPO Houston events!

If you don’t see the information you are looking for, please contact our Professional Development Director at meetings@napohouston.com.