WHY HIRE AN ORGANIZER?
Disorganization is costing us time, money and sanity.
Here are a few fascinating (and frightening!) stats to illustrate why I am obsessed with conquering clutter...
60% of Americans feel they do not have enough time to get everything done. (Source: Vital Stats)
The average American spends one year of their life looking for lost or misplaced items at home and in the office. (Source: US News and World Report)
Research found we lose up to nine items every day - or 198,743 in a lifetime. Phones, keys, sunglasses and paperwork top the list. (Source: The Daily Mail)
The average U.S. executive wastes 6 weeks per year searching for missing information (~1 hour per day) in messy desks and files. (Source: Wall Street Journal)
Office workers waste an average of 40% of their workday. Not because they aren’t smart, but because they were never taught organizing skills to cope with the increasing workloads and demands. (Source: Wall Street Journal)
There are 300,000 items in the average American home. (Source: LA Times)
91% of Americans feel stressed. 84% of those recently stressed worry their home isn't clean or organized enough. (Source: Huffington Post)
Getting rid of excess clutter would eliminate 40 percent of the housework in the average home. (Source: National Soap and Detergent Association)