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RECENT EVENTS

May 18, 2017
  Mother-Daughter Dynamics: Understand decision-making and leadership styles

Presenter Ilana Tolpin Levitt, LPC, LMHC, NCC Career Consultant, Private Practice Counselor, Author and HR Professional.

Ilana will share her unique psychological perspective on mother-daughter relationships. Her 5 “daughter types” illustrate where women succeed and get stuck in their lives. Through experiential exercise, we will gain knowledge and perspective to help clients reduce shame and embrace strengths around organization. 


April 20, 2017
  Organizing Corporations - What’s the Same, What’s Different?

Shawn Kershaw, CSP, a NAPO-GPC founding member, will share her journey from residential organizer to corporate trainer, insight into corporate organizing, and clarify the difference between coaching and consulting. Learn how you might include corporate organizing into your business.


March 16, 2017
  MEMBERS ONLY Two-Part Meeting: Strategic Planning and "A Few of Our Favorite Things"

The NAPO-GPC Board will report on the findings of our Strategic Planning Survey (which you will receive in February). 

Our Chapter members are invited to share organizing products we love, apps we die for, tips and techniques that work plus organizing ideas and products that support us in our businesses. Consider it an organizer’s dream show-and-tell!


February 19, 2017
  NAPO-GPC Speakers at Philly Home Show, Oaks, PA

NAPO-GPC is proud to announce members who will be speaking at the Philly Home Show, Oaks, PA.

Saturday, February 18

4:00 pm  Denise MacMurtrie, Organizing Solutions for Busy Households
5:00 pm  Danielle O'Brien, What Can a Personal Home Manager Do For You?

Sunday, February 19

11:00 am  Naomi Cook, Staying Organized During Your Kitchen Renovation
 2:00 PM  Danielle O'Brien, 5 Easy Tips For Staging Your Home

Come and get valuable free advice!

 


February 18, 2017
  NAPO-GPC Speakers at Philly Home Show, Oaks, PA

NAPO-GPC is proud to announce members who will be speaking at the Philly Home Show, Oaks, PA.

Saturday, February 18

4:00 pm  Denise MacMurtrie, Organizing Solutions for Busy Households
5:00 pm  Danielle O'Brien, What Can a Personal Home Manager Do For You?

Sunday, February 19

11:00 am  Naomi Cook, Staying Organized During Your Kitchen Renovation
 2:00 PM  Danielle O'Brien, 5 Easy Tips For Staging Your Home

Come and get valuable free advice!

 


February 16, 2017
  Working with Family Dynamics

Jacqueline Hudak, Ph.D., LMFT is the Clinical Director of the Center for Couples and Adult Families at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. She will help us understand the interplay between family members and effective ways to promote communication and growth. Given that an individual and their behavior do not exist in a vacuum, understanding the system that surrounds the individual provides more options to move toward change.

https://www.med.upenn.edu/ccaf/faculty_hudak.html

http://www.med.upenn.edu/ccaf/


January 22, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 21, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 20, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 19, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.


  Leverage LinkedIn For Your Business

Susan Tabor Kleiman, LinkedIn expert, will present ways to leverage LinkedIn for business success.


January 18, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 17, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 16, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 15, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 14, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



January 13, 2017
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

For the fourth year in a row NAPO-GPC members have participated in the Philly Home Show at the PA Convention Center. We are thrilled to announce our NAPO-GPC members who will be speaking this year!

ANNIE KILBRIDE - ABC ORGANIZING
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 1:00pm

RIE BROSCO - LIFE PLANNING - GETTING YOUR LIFE IN A ROW WITH ORGANIZATION
Monday, January 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

YASMIN GOODMAN - MAKE 2017 YOUR YEAR TO GET ORGANIZED!
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm

DARLA DEMORROW - ADDING PHOTO MEMORIES INTO YOUR SYLISH DECOR
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm

DONNA JUMPER - ORGANIZING BEFORE YOU MOVE
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm

ANNETTE REYMAN - GET ORGANIZED: FINDING LOST SPACE IN YOUR HOME
Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
CARLA SHIPMAN - SNOWED UNDER BY CLUTTER: 5 CRITICAL STEPS TO DIG OUT
Sunday, January 22 at 2:00pm
 
For information and tickets, go to http://phillyhomeshow.com/show-features/speakers-celebrities.



December 15, 2016
  Members-Only Holiday Party

Members-only holiday party. An evite has been sent to all members. If you did not receive it, please email Kelly Galfand (kelly@joyinyourspace.com). We don’t want anyone to miss out on the festivities!


November 17, 2016
  Evernote for Professional Organizers

Member Dawn George, CPO and Evernote Certified Consultant, will present real-world examples showing how Evernote can be a powerful tool to help run your organizing business to simplify tasks, minimize paper and manage all information you save, and also benefit your clients.To follow along and get the most from this interactive, technology-integrative presentation, bring your mobile device. There will be plenty of Q& A time.


October 20, 2016
  Round Table Discussion With Veteran Organizers

The October monthly meeting will be in three parts: A quick panel discussion on successfully navigating work-life balance; noticing and responding to trends; and reinventing yourself through a long career, followed by two breakout conversations with each veteran leading the discussion among their small group. Join us and hear from our fantastic lineup of veteran organizers: Jen Donahue, Ellen Faye CPO COC, Dawn George CPO, Ellen Tozzi CPO and Gen Wallace-Roe.


September 15, 2016
  The 8 Languages of Money and How to Speak to Clients with Value

Note new location for THIS meeting only!  

In Liz Dederer’s engaging presentation, The 8 Languages of Money and How to Speak to Clients with Value, discover techniques to navigate conversations around money. Learn how to craft your sales script to create stronger relationships and commitments from the onset of the client relationship.

The new location, Bala Public Library (http://www.lmls.org/locations-hours/bala-cynwyd-library/), holds 49 people so please RSVP to Organizer_Robin@yahoo.com. As a special offer, those who RSVP will be invited to a pre-event conference call with Liz (details to be provided in early September).  Guests can attend THIS meeting for FREE.


August 18, 2016
  Superior Networking Skills: Learn the easiest and fastest way to build your business

Rocky Romeo, our presenter, will teach us how to stop collecting business cards and start making appointments. You will also learn how to courteously and effortlessly follow up to expand and enhance your business.


July 21, 2016
  Create Healthy and Effective Partnerships with your Clients

July’s meeting will be a continuation of the popular meeting in May presented by Kelly Galfand & Yasmin Goodman. This interactive workshop will help you explore and refine your assessment tools to create an evolving and effective partnership with your clients. Join us for a dynamic working session of problem-solving and learning from each other.


June 23, 2016
  Summer Social Event - Save the Date 6/23/16

What:    Summer social event for the chapter 

When:    Thursday, June 23rd time TBD

Where:    Closets by Design in Exton, PA

This will be in addition to our regular chapter meeting on 6/16/16.  More information to come!


June 16, 2016
  3 Simple Keys to Getting Paid Speaking Engagements

Our guest speaker, Sue Guiher is a highly regarded coach, international speaker and founder of Thrive for Success, a business and personal development firm dedicated to making thought-leading entrepreneurs and business leaders more successful .

One of the fastest and most successful ways to increase your authority and credibility is through speaking.  However, often it seems like an uphill battle to get in front of the right audiences and deliver the right message.  In this engaging and informative workshop participants will learn the importance of finding the right audience, how to create the perfect message and where to look for different “paid” speaking opportunities. 


May 26, 2016
  NOTE DATE CHANGE: Rethink your assessment tools for a healthy and effective working relationship with new and existing clients

This workshop presented by Kelly Galfand and Yasmin Goodman is a springboard for refining your assessment tools to create an evolving and effective partnership. Join us for a dynamic session peeling back the lid on our assessment tools and examining the underpinning of our questioning:

• What questions are we asking?

• What information are we trying to illuminate?

• How will that information help us navigate and track progress over time?

Bring your assessment tools and procedures (if you have them) and your great ideas.
Let's roll up our sleeves and dig into this topic together!


April 21, 2016
  Closets, Pantries, Cabinets, Offices - Beyond the Basics

NAPO-GPC member, Diane Albright, will be our guest speaker. Learn the tips and tricks of designing unique storage solutions for challenging spaces whether it is a closet, pantry, kitchen cabinet or home office. This value added skill set will wow your clients!

Bring your unwanted organizing and business products to swap with other organizers. One person's trash is another person's treasure!


April 20, 2016
  ESSENTIAL APPS FOR YOUR SMALL BUSINESS

Presenter: Deb Lee of SOHO Tech Training is a Certified Professional Organizer®, productivity consultant and past NAPO Conference presenter. Her website is about making technology and small business tools accessible and understandable to real people. Deb is a also a digital business coach who helps busy professionals leverage technology to successfully run their companies.

Location: Hampton Inn Philadelphia, 8600 Bartram Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19153, (215) 966-1300

Click Here to Register


March 17, 2016
  Stragetic Planning Meeting-Members Only

Come celebrate our 20th birthday and share your input to plan our chapter’s focus and events for the coming year.  Dinner will be provided.


February 18, 2016
  Mindful Time Management Techniques

In honor of Time Management Month, we will hear from Lisa Joy Tuttle, MA, BCC, CSS about time management techniques for those who don't do well with the "classics." Lisa is an executive skills and career coach with over 25 years' experience in the human development field. Her signature program, Mindful Self-Management(r) integrates current understanding of habit change, mindfulness, and ADHD to increase personal effectiveness and quality of life for the adults and young people she coaches.


January 21, 2016
  GO Month Membership Drive & Ask The Organizer

Our annual membership drive and GO (Get Organized) Month meeting for which the $25 guest fee is waived! The topic is the much anticipated Ask The Organizer. Veteran organizers Anna Sicalies, Darla Pompilio, Janet Bernstein and Kelly Galfand will answer members' questions. 


January 19, 2016
  Leverage LinkedIn For Your Business

Susan Tabor Kleiman, professional writer and LinkedIn expert, will tell us ways to leverage LinkedIn for business success.


January 17, 2016
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

NAPO-GPC members will be speaking at the Philadelphia Home Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. Drew and Jonathan Scott from HGTV's Property Brothers will make an appearance on January 16th. Hours are Friday-Saturday 10:00-9:00 and Sunday 10:00-6:00. For more info, click here.


January 16, 2016
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

NAPO-GPC members will be speaking at the Philadelphia Home Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. Drew and Jonathan Scott from HGTV's Property Brothers will make an appearance on January 16th. Hours are Friday-Saturday 10:00-9:00 and Sunday 10:00-6:00. For more info, click here.


January 15, 2016
  NAPO-GPC at the Philly Home Show

NAPO-GPC members will be speaking at the Philadelphia Home Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA. Drew and Jonathan Scott from HGTV's Property Brothers will make an appearance on January 16th. Hours are Friday-Saturday 10:00-9:00 and Sunday 10:00-6:00. For more info, click here.



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  NAPO Event
  NAPO-GPC Event
  NAPO-GPC Member-Only Meeting
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