I get hired because a client is overwhelmed and in need of advice, a plan and accountability.
During my last clearing out session:
I lost my focus.
I was overwhelmed.
I had a plan - and then changed it.........like a million times.
I thought - I really need someone to stop me, talk through what's going on and get me back on track. I need an organizer! My second thought was - you ARE an organizer. Pull yourself together! I noticed what I was doing and stopped. I stepped away from the situation.
I regrouped and:
I found my focus, reduced my overwhelm and put a new plan into place by looking back at what I had accomplished. I also looked ahead to what I could accomplish in the time I had left. I also put the situation into perspective - the stuff didn't get int…