FULL! Get Organized: Reclaim Your Space

Presented by: 
Linda Chu
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 12:00pm
Point Grey Campus
Ponderosa Centre, 2071 West Mall – Arbutus Room


Program Summary:

Is your stuff getting in the way of your work life & home life?  Are you so overwhelmed that you don’t know where to start?  Does everything seem urgent?

Stop the cycle of procrastination and make Getting Organized your top New Year’s resolution.  Join productivity consultant Linda Chu of Out of Chaos in this interactive and engaging look at how to deal with the stuff that clutters your work and home.

  • How to sort through the piles & files
  • The value of purging
  • Assigning categories to your treasures
  • Containing for ease of access
  • Evaluating what matters most

Through lecture, discussion, and self-reflection exercises, Linda Chu will lead you through her popular organization process.  Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from an organization expert.

Presenter Bio:

 Linda Chu is a leader in the organizing and productivity industry. Her company Out of Chaos specializes in organization and productivity in homes and offices. She encourages people to “Keep Everything… provided they have the space and they can find things”.

Linda speaks on workplace productivity and home & office organizing, and is frequently quoted in the media. An in-demand international speaker at conferences & in Work Health & Wellness programs, Linda provides tangible strategies on how to master the overwhelming challenges we all face in gaining control of our time, space & information.

Prior to the Professional Organizing Industry, Linda spent over 20 years managing front line operations in first class hotels in the Hospitality Industry. Surviving the onset of down-sizing within the hospitality sector required her to streamline work processes and develop systems that were more efficient and effective.

As a leader in the industry, she is dedicated to advancing & bringing exposure to the industry for all. She founded the BC Lower Mainland Chapter of Professional Organizers in Canada and served on the national board as President.

Her expertise has been sought after by municipalities and school districts and firms such as General Motors, IKEA, and Whirlpool Canada. She has been seen on Citytv Breakfast Television, heard on CBC Radio, and featured in publications such as Chatelaine Magazine, National Post, and Reader’s Digest. Most recently, she was working on The Oprah Winfrey Network series, Million Dollar Neighbourhood.

Linda is able to truly effect change for her clients, giving them the tools and knowledge to manage the multiple priorities and time challenges they face every day. She restores balance in people’s lives.

Who Should Attend:

AAPS members who want to learn about de-cluttering their home and work environments. Not sure if this professional development session is right for you? Contact us at aaps.pd@ubc.ca.

Event Details:

Date: Thursday, January 24, 2013

Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Location: Ponderosa Centre map

Address: 2071 West Mall

Room: Arbutus Room

Cancellations: All events are costly to set up, even those which are offered at no charge. If you register, but find you are unable to attend, please let us know by either emailing aaps.pd@ubc.ca or by calling the office at 604-822-9025.