It’s only natural to cut ourselves a break over the summer, but—dare we say it—now that the season is winding its way down, we’re ready to really start planning out the second half of 2013. To make sure you cross off all of your yearly goals, we challenge you to add any of these 5 simple organizational projects to your to-do list. A couple of minutes spared from your hectic schedule now, may equal hours saved and a more streamlined process going forward. Now that’s smart planning!
Try recreating this color-coded calendar using Plexiglas, thin automotive masking tape and wooden slats. It would be a cinch to hang this front and center in your office. (Image: Dwell)