Each year Professional Organizers from around the nation converge for the NAPO (National Association of Professional Organizers) Annual Conference and Organizing Expo. This past April, New Orleans hosted the event and indeed there were tons of educational opportunities available that ultimately promote, refine and advance the profession of organizing. Among these festivities, organizers and productivity specialists were asked to cast their vote for the top 10 NAPO Organizers Choice Awards. Here are 4 award winning organizing products of 2013.
1. STAPLES BETTER BINDER WITH REMOVEABLE FILE RINGS Cost is $8.99 for 1″binder
While loaded with documents, the spine of these binders pop out for easy transfer to a hanging file. Perfect for the project that requires binders during an active phase but then easily stores away in files when project is less active. Consider also how this binder can allow workers the option of storing their document according to their work style and space availability.
2. ORGANIZED UP HEAVYWEIGHT VERTICAL FILE FOLDERS Cost is $6.99 for 6
It’s just plum crazy that it took this long for someone to think of this. Finally heavy duty file folders that let you file and organize your documents upright like you print and read them. These super durable, heavyweight water resistant files stand up to extensive use. The dual tab lets you label the file for both vertical and horizontal use – perfect for desktops, backpacks and drawers.
3. NEATDESK DESKTOP SCANNER AND DIGITAL FILING SYSTEM Cost is $399.95
Get rid of those pesky piles of papers…NeatDesk is a high-speed, duplex desktop scanner and digital filing system. Scan receipts, business cards and documents in one batch while the software identifies, extracts and organizes key information.
4. PACKAWAYS CONTAINERS. Cost ranges $8.75 to $18.55
Reusable storage containers that have 1 real advantage over their plastic bin cousins…these fold when not is use AND erasable panels make these truly versatile. Perfect for the MOVING project or when storage needs are constantly changing. Made of heavy-duty corrugated plastic, collapsible Classic, Tote and Under Bed products are lightweight and water-resistant. PackAways have a unique wipe-away end panel, so you can label … then erase. With bright colors, a variety of sizes, and so many possible uses, organization has never looked so good!
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