Jill Kolstad, M.Ed.
Perfect Is Pointless: 16 Organization Rules You Can Follow
Counterintuitive as it sounds, many ADHD organization challenges stem from perfectionism — the common, learned belief that things must be done impeccably. It’s an impossible standard that leaves many of us with cluttered homes, out-of-control finances, and exhausting schedules. These 16 organization rules can help change the tide.
De-clutter and organize your life. It sounds straightforward, right? In reality, it is a key step in reaching bigger, better goals. So why do so many adults with attention deficit disorder fail to seek the help we need to get organized with adult attention deficit disorder (#ADHD or #ADD) and achieve a more streamlined life?
It’s a matter of perfectionism: We’re unable to do what it takes to get even a bit more organized because we worry that we won’t become perfectly organized. But there is no such thing as perfect organization. Life is capricious, and get-it-done strategies that work well today may prove useless tomorrow...FULL ARTICLE