BOSS Mindset – Spring Cleaning

Spring is in the air! Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, but your office is probably an unholy mess!! Make 2018 the year you make your life simpler! Check out how Anne keeps her computer clean and synced and how Gabby keeps her sanity with her office space. Declutter your office, phone, computer, and everything else with super tips from the VO Bosses!



Takeaways

Quick Concepts from Today’s Episode:

  1. Take an inventory of things. If you don’t use it for 6-12 months, get rid of it!

  2. When your office is cluttered, your brain is cluttered.

  3. Consider this as your VO New Year!

  4. Your productivity will increase and improve with a clean workspace.

  5. Desginate a space where mess is allowed to happen.

  6. Remember the digital cleaning! Don’t forget your computer and laptop(s).

  7. Have a backup system in place.

  8. Pinpoint something that’s wasting your time and find a digital solution.


Referenced in this Episode

Direct links to things we brought up ++

  1. Sync!Sync!Sync!

  2. Evernote

  3. NeatReceipts

  4. DocScan Pro

  5. TinyScanner

  6. Freshbooks

  7. Quickbooks

Transcript

VO: Today’s voice over talent is more than just a pretty voice. Today’s voice over talent has to be a boss, a VO BOSS. Set yourself up with business owner strategies and success with your host Anne Ganguzza along with some of the strongest voices in our industry. Rock your business like a boss, a VO BOSS.

Gabby: Hey, guys. It’s Gabby. So… I’m hijacking Anne’s intro.

Anne: [laughter]

Gabby: Before we get started on today’s show, we want to tell you a little bit about all the ways that you can live the BOSS life, right?

Anne: #bosslife.

Gabby: Heck yeah.

Anne: VO BOSS has amazing classes that can help you to self propel your goals and increase your business and your bottom line. So for both beginning and advanced VO talents, we have our BOSS University so you can select from different classes at different levels.

Gabby: This is like our podcast on steroids, guys. This is me and Anne at our best, doing what we do, putting our boss brains together, right, because two boss brains is totally better than one –

Anne: Totally.

Gabby: — and giving you all kinds of webinars and ways that you can improve your bossness and bossibility and make more money.

Anne: Go to voboss.com and just click on the shop tab.

Gabby: And now, on with the show.

Anne: Welcome, everybody, to the VO BOSS podcast. I am your host Anne Ganguzza along with my lovely BFF boss bestie, Gabby Nistico. Hey, Gabby! How are ya?

Gabby: Hi, Anne, I’m good! Hey, you know, spring is in the air, right? The birds are chirping.

Anne: It is!

Gabby: It’s Easter.

Anne: My allergies might be kicking up. I’m not sure. [laughter]

Gabby: Right! We got… that goin’ on, it’s April fools’, and guess what else?

Anne: What?

Gabby: Your office is a – mess.

Anne: [laughter]

Gabby: — because I know mine is! [laughter]

Anne: Isn’t that the truth? You know, Gabby, I think it’s a great time to do a spring cleaning –

Gabby: Totally.

Anne: — of our businesses, a spring cleaning of everything for our VO biz.

Gabby: Yeah, I mean, I actually do this every year. I think it’s – I think it’s really important to take some time when there is a little bit of downtime, you know, with things like spring break and the kids being out of school. Ok, if you are a parent, that may or may not be the best time, but definitely at some point in the spring to go, “you know what? I’m gonna to de-clutter. I’m gonna organize.” What do you do when that’s – when you need to buc