Workshops & Seminars
Workshops & Seminars
Professional Speaker for Groups & Organizations
Serving clients since 1984, Donna D. McMillan is an experienced Professional Organizer, coach, international trainer, writer and speaker. She enthusiastically enlightens and empowers attendees about various organizing topics. Her specialties include Time, Workspace, Paperwork and Information Management for businesses, executives, entrepreneurs and individuals.
“Clearing Office Clutter” Seminar
for Corporations & Businesses
Disorganization and clutter could cost your company $3,000/year per employee or more! Wasted time and expenses can be reduced! We’ll show you how!
Staff members of businesses and corporations are enlightened immediately, learning valuable organizing techniques from an expert in space, time and paperwork management. Your company can reduce the loss of valuable space, records and employees’ time. Ask about our courses available for your company.
“Success as a Professional Organizer” Workshops
Training Workshops & Coaching for Professional Organizers
Have you started your own Professional Organizing Service business?
This experienced coach and trainer will be your personal guide. She has been mentoring Professional Organizers since 1993. You will learn how to effectively market your services and efficiently manage your own business. Private sessions and courses are tailored especially for you. Whether you’re a novice, intermediate or experienced professional organizer, you will reap countless benefits from this training!
Roster of Other Speaking Topics
Titles listed here are only suggestions. Alternate titles are welcome for above topics. Programs will be tailored to your company’s or organization’s specific needs.A half-day or full day seminar will inspire and educate your group immediately.
THE OFFICE – HOME & CORPORATE
“DON’T PANIC! YOU CAN CONTROL THAT CLUTTER”
How often do you feel overwhelmed by far too much paper, files, reference books, business cards and office supplies cluttering your office? Participants will enjoy learning techniques to becoming more organized. Eliminating clutter results in new-found time, space and even reduces wasted money. Co-workers will discover causes of their own chaos and cures through space, time and paper management systems.
You really want to get organized, but you just don’t know where to start! This expert will teach attendees hot tips about controlling their work space in their corporate or home office. We will focus on proven techniques to eliminate stress, increase efficiency and bring order to the disorder. Solutions are also introduced for use of specific supplies, equipment, furniture and more
“MINDING YOUR OWN BUSINESS”
Do you wear “too many hats” every day? Whether participants own a business, have investments to manage or oversee personal matters, their work space should be uncluttered in order to be more productive. They will learn about easy-to-apply procedures and systems to accomplish more than ever before and experience a feeling of power and control over their own space and time.
RESIDENTIAL & PERSONAL
“BEHIND CLOSED DOORS (ORGANIZING SECRETS)”
This Professional Organizer will help guests take a closer look at each room in their home and provide suggestions for better solutions. When your home no longer feels like a castle where guests are welcome without an appointment, or when household situations affect your professional life, it’s time to develop harmony and conquer the chaos. We’ll evaluate belongings, where and how they’re stored and the principle of “less is more.” Time-tested solutions to storage and inventory your possessions are also highlighted.
INFORMATION & PAPERWORK MANAGEMENT
“BURIED IN CLUTTER?”
Participants will be thrilled to learn new, effective skills to eliminate stress and the excess paper on their desk, kitchen table, living room floor or bed. Great tips are shared to “slay the paper dragons” and find vital records once they’re filed, including paid bills, insurance policies, income and general information.
“COMPUTERS WERE SUPPOSED TO REDUCE OUR PAPERWORK!!”
Find answers to your burning questions about using computer programs vs saving paper (ex: business cards, brochures, address books or Rolodex). Learn how quick, easy access will save your valuable time, money and energy, plus increase the bottom line for your business.
“MORE TIME FOR LIFE”
Attendees’ organizing questions will be answered for handling so many details at home, work, appointments, schedules and more. Learn how to develop and practice new routines, cut corners, and organize time for yourself and your family in order to do everything that needs to be accomplished everyday!
PLANNING A SMOOTH MOVE
“SECRETS TO ORGANIZE A MOVE FOR YOUR BUSINESS & HOME”
Moving involves countless overwhelming things to do! Often there are tasks that you don’t have time to do, don’t want to do, or don’t know how to do. “America is an extremely mobile nation,” according to a U.S. Census Bureau analyst. “Every year, millions of people in the United States pack up and move ….” Benefit from an experienced Professional Organizer’s tips and tactics to prepare for and complete your next move. Learn what to do before, during and after a relocation project for your business and home.