File Name: New Order: A Decluttering Handbook for Creative Folks (and Everyone Else).pdf
File Size: 43,9 Mb
Total Read : 36
Total Download : 167
Uploaded: Saturday, 29-04-2017 New
Status: AVAILABLE Last checked: 27 Minutes ago!
Rating: 4.6/5 from 23600 votes.
For readers of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and The Power of Habit comes a revelatory, witty guide to a clearer home and a more creative mind.
Can a decluttered space fuel a creative mind? Heck yes, says organizing expert Fay Wolf, who has helped everyone from Hollywood celebrities to schoolteachers to work-from-home parents achieve a simpler, more fulfilling life. Here, Wolf outlines her basic rules for saying goodbye to the stuff crowding up your space and hello to new habits that free you up for the things you’re passionate about. And it can all be done in as little as a few minutes a day. Learn how to
create productive to-do lists • stem the flood of paper • downsize digital clutter and social media • arrange your space to spark creative juices • curb your desire to accumulate • collaborate and connect with others for support • embrace imperfection • keep up the momentum
Wolf also shares her favorite productivity apps and resources for donating your many, many items. From the outer clutter of your home to the inner clutter of your chatty mind, this handbook will help you make room for artistic inspiration and invite you to treat yourself to less.
Praise for New Order
“Clarity, control, peace and quiet: All of these ‘nebulous golden nuggets’ can be obtained by following Wolf’s sensible decluttering program.”—The New York Times Book Review
“Less stuff. Less paper. Less digital. These are some of the ingredients for a decluttered life to be found in New Order.”—Los Angeles Times
“New Order seriously changed my life.”—Emily Deschanel
“Fay Wolf is some kind of superhero.”—Jesse Tyler Ferguson
“Full of millennially minded tips that will help you clean-attack your space.”—Refinery29
“The KonMari alternative you’ve been waiting for . . . [Wolf’s] approach is about reducing chaos so you can focus on more important things, like creative pursuits. . . . The New Order method resonates with me.”—PopSugar
“Fay Wolf is living proof that being highly organized doesn’t have to mean being sterile and rigid.”—Apartment Therapy
“Her message is about fun and freedom, rather than healing and fixing.”—The Guardian
“How can one possibly be productive when faced with so many obligations? Enter: The Triangle of Productivity.”—InStyle
“A smart, accessible, sensitive and charming book about clutter.”—Hello Giggles
“Wolf has helped individuals clean out and create space in their lives for decades . . . and now she’s sharing her best tips with the world in this book.”—Romper
From the Trade Paperback edition.
29 Comments Comment
Finally I get this ebook, thanks for all these New Order: A Decluttering Handbook for Creative Folks (and Everyone Else) I can get now!
I was suspicious at first when I got redirected to the membership site. Now I'm really excited I found this online library....many thanks Kisses
I did not think that this would work, my best friend showed me this website, and it does! I get my most wanted eBook
I found out about Playster in the New York times and I'm very happy about it: “One of the newest contenders in the crowded field, a company based in Montreal called Playster, offers music, games, TV shows, movies and e-books through its service. Playster recently struck a deal with HarperCollins to include 14,000 backlist books in its service.”
My friends are so mad that they do not know how I have all the high quality ebook which they do not!
I stumbled upon Playster 2 months ago. I've upgraded to a premium membership already. The platform now carries audiobooks from: Simon & Schuster, Macmillan, HarperCollins UK, Recorded Books, Tantor, and Highbridge. HarperCollins US titles are already in the library. Great service.
so many fake sites. this is the first one which worked! Many thanks
wtffff i do not understand this!
69 of 71 people found the following review helpful.
Friends with the author BUT STILL READ THIS!
By Michael Medico
Ok. Look. I'm friends with Fay. I even hired her years and years ago to help me organize and declutter my home and have been using her techniques ever since. So, OF COURSE, I pre-ordered her book. I mean, I adore her. But I don't really need the book... I'm pretty organized and don't have that much stuff to get rid of anymore.
I opened the book just to thumb through it so I could tell her I liked it and LITERALLY (and I do mean that word literally) 5 minutes later, the book was on the coffee table and I was riffling through my book cases removing lots of my old theatre plays that I haven't touched in 16+ years. Fay has a way of framing decluttering that's inspired and truly inspiring. In essence, if you're holding on to tons and tons of things from your past, then there's little to no room for your future. In truth, I've not been a theatre actor in YEARS. I'm transitioning into being a film and TV director. But all of my film and TV directing books where in a pile way under my desk because I had no room on my shelves for them. In minutes of thumbing thru Fay's book, I realized holding on to my past was literally in the way of the future I'm creating for myself. (Side note: I didn't get rid of all the plays... and Fay would back me up on this...because a FEW of them still have sentimental value for me. She's all about keeping what's important to you. Just not FIVE shelves of "important")
I still have not finished New Order. Every time I pick it up, I go thru another purge. Yesterday, I picked it up and the next thing I knew I was going thru an old stationary box filled with business cards. I didn't even know who half of these people where NOR what they did for a living. I got rid of half of them. (side note: Fay set me up with that box to put my business cards in about 9 years ago. FAY- I KNOW I should put all of the contact info from those cards into my computer and get rid of ALL the cards... But like you said, Small Steps, right?! :-)
You can not HELP but be moved to action by this book.
And that is the honest to God truth.
37 of 37 people found the following review helpful.
Great decluttering book.
Great decluttering book.
I strongly prefer this approach to the Japanese approach, mostly because this approach is more gradual and forgiving. The Japanese book simply set the bar too high for the likes of me. With this book and its lower standards, I'm actually making some progress for the first time. Also,this one's a great source of app recommendations, and it also covers electronic decluttering.
12 of 13 people found the following review helpful.
Just doing a few of the tips and recommendations from ...
By Michael Hyland
Just doing a few of the tips and recommendations from this book have had an immediate and hugely beneficial effect on my life. Clutter and junk and scraps of paper and old envelopes fill nooks and crannies before I even notice them doing it. All of that stuff clogs up the places where fresh air and clean energy should be coming in. Why have I been hanging on to all of this crud? Mostly because clutter is sneaky, but also because I wasn't really being mindful of how much my hanging on to this crap-ola was effecting the space in my house and heart. I feel very grateful that this book came my way.
Certain content that appears on this Landing Page comes from Amazon Services LLC. This content prvoided 'as is' and is subject to change or removal at any time.
This Landing Page serve the products as Amazon Associates.
Product prices and availability are accurate and served realtime from Amazon Services. Any price and availability information displayed on Amazon.com at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product.
We also record usage data such as the pages visited. This information is completely anonymous.
Any information we hold is secured in accordance with our internal security policy.
We does not sell any information about their customers; as simple as that. We will not forward your details on to any third party at any time.
DMCA Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice (DMCA) If you believe that material available on our sites, infringes on your copyright(s), please notify us by providing a DMCA notice. Upon receipt of a complete and valid notice, we will remove the material and make a good faith attempt to contact the user who uploaded or embedded the material by email.
Your DMCA Notice may be forwarded to the party that made the material available or to third parties .
Our site is a personal review website. As such, before submitting a DMCA notice for material on which you own a copyright, it’s important to consider if the manner in which the material is used falls under fair use. If you are not sure material located on or linked-to by a our site infringes your copyright, you should consider first contacting an attorney. Please be advised that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) if you materially misrepresent that material or activity is infringing – and we have and will seek to collect those damages.
Send your complaint to our designated agent via email [email protected]
xpro1.info respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and is accessible on this site, you may notify our copyright agent, as set forth in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (DMCA). For your complaint to be valid under the DMCA, you must provide the following information when providing notice of the claimed copyright infringement:
* A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed
* Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of the infringing activity and that is to be removed
* Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address
* A statement that the complaining party “in good faith believes that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or law”
* A statement that the “information in the notification is accurate”, and “under penalty of perjury, the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed”
The above information must be submitted as a written, faxed or emailed notification to the following Designated Agent:
Attn: DMCA Office xpro1.info PSC 464 Box 20R, FPO AP 96522 [email protected]
WE CAUTION YOU THAT UNDER FEDERAL LAW, IF YOU KNOWINGLY MISREPRESENT THAT ONLINE MATERIAL IS INFRINGING, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO HEAVY CIVIL PENALTIES. THESE INCLUDE MONETARY DAMAGES, COURT COSTS, AND ATTORNEYS’ FEES INCURRED BY US, BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER, OR BY ANY COPYRIGHT OWNER’S LICENSEE THAT IS INJURED AS A RESULT OF OUR RELYING UPON YOUR MISREPRESENTATION. YOU MAY ALSO BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION FOR PERJURY. This information should not be construed as legal advice, for further details on the information required for valid DMCA notifications, see 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3).
13255 Users Online Now