Spark ‘Joy at Work’ with Marie Kondo’s Latest Book

Spark ‘Joy at Work’ with Marie Kondo’s Latest Book

Quarantine got you down? You might be feeling claustrophobic, restless, unproductive, or maybe some combination of the three. Those of us working from home not only have to stay focused amid the distractions of family members, but must also set up shop in a home office (if you’re lucky enough to have one) or a makeshift home office (if you aren’t). Either way, working from home is an adjustment for everyone involved, and may have you feeling stressed out. If so, now’s the perfect time to check out Marie Kondo’s latest book, Joy at Work, for tips on finding joy …

How to Get Rid of Books

How to Get Rid of Books

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I know, I know – the cardinal sin. But sometimes you have books you don’t need. What about assigned reading you don’t need? All the different editions of Hamlet I had to buy sophomore year? What if the last book in the series is terrible and you want to get rid of all of them out of spite? Here’s some guidance for doing the impossible.     Give Them to Friends   Image via Stock Free Images Sure, they might say “these are too heavy” and “why are you making me take all these”, but they’ll be glad you did …

Marie Kondo’s New Book Sparks Joy at Work

Marie Kondo’s New Book Sparks Joy at Work

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You might recognize Marie Kondo from her 2014 smash-hit book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing. Or maybe you’ve heard of her Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, in which she helps people find joy by decluttering their homes and lives. Now, Marie Kondo is writing another book aimed at helping people declutter their professional lives. https://www.instagram.com/p/B3KRQ2YgDIg/ In an interview about Joy at Work, Kondo had this to say: In this book, you will learn practical tips for maintaining a tidy workspace, but also life-changing advice on finding a career that sparks joy for you. I …

Marie Kondo’s New Book Will Spark Joy for Kids!

Marie Kondo’s New Book Will Spark Joy for Kids!

Marie Kondo isn’t done helping you tidy up your life. She has trained minions to help you tidy your homes when she’s unavailable. She has created products to help you organize your belongings. She has now turned her attention toward developing your kids’ organizational skills. House Beautiful reports that the bestselling author has been quietly writing a children’s book that teaches the next generation all about her trademark KonMari method. The bestselling The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up now has a sequel. Kondo confirmed the news on Instagram, sharing the book’s name and title. Kiki & Jax: The Life Changing …

Marie Kondo Sets the Record Straight on Ditching Books

Marie Kondo Sets the Record Straight on Ditching Books

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After suggesting that clients’ cluttered books be discarded on her Tidying Up Netflix series and sparking an internet-wide outrage, organizational guru Marie Kondo decided to set the record straight in an interview with Indiewire.   “The most important part of this process of tidying is to always think about what you have and about the discovery of your sense of value, what you value that is important. So it’s not so much what I personally think about books. The question you should be asking is what do you think about books. If the image of someone getting rid of books or having only …