Jeri Dansky is a successful personal organizer and blogger. Prior to that she had a good corporate job that wasn’t making her happy. We discuss her transition from unhealthy to happy falling in love with organizing people’s lives.
Below is a summary of the interview:
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. -Steve Jobs
No one gets it right the first time. – Mark Rettig
Jeri chronicles her path to becoming a personal organizer
Jeri talks about the pain of not having enough clients.
We chat about how Jeri helped a client get insurance so he could get surgery he needed.
Jeri’s Work Now
We discuss the challenge of working with people who want change but are not ready.
What’s Exciting Jeri
Books Jeri Recommends:
Making a Living without a Job
Deduct it by Nolo
Non Designers Design Book
Helpful Internet Resource: napo.net National Association of Personal Organizers
Helpful Habit: Jeri sends daily accountability emails with a friend
Helpful Person: Angela Wallace, former President of NAPO who mentored Jeri in the beginning
What’s Her Purpose: Help people have happier lives so their space compliments what they want to accomplish in their lives.
How to follow Jeri:
Jeri’s dad who was corporate jobs all his life told her “You sound so much happier” which is a whole other level of validation
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