Being organized can help you feel happier, healthier, and more relaxed, while disorganization can lead to an increased stress level and depression. Clutter leads to heightened stress levels. So, not only is decluttering office spaces and storage rooms a relaxing task, but it can also provide a better understanding of inventory and space requirements.
When you prioritize organization, you give yourself time to focus on what really matters, like your daily schedule and tasks. This allows you to concentrate on what needs to be completed that day, instead of where you put the tools and materials you need to finish the items on your to-do list.
Organization creates a calm mind which brings answers to the forefront of a problem. Here at The Wildwood Senior Living, Plant Operations is focusing on lowering our stress with better organization to create improved productivity.
Some tasks we perform to stay organized are making sure all items that have been replaced are disposed of and taken out to the dumpster. We do not store junk on our shelves. Also, if we don't use something and haven't used it for six months, we pitch it.
When my physical space is organized, I find that my day is easier, because I am not hunting for an item that has been misplaced. I feel stressed when housekeeping moves things around and we know we have it but can't find it.
No matter what your job or occupation, the time spent managing your workspace and work area will pay off greatly with reduced anxiety and greater yield