How Do I Get Organized? 7 Simple Things You Can Do Right Now

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If your life feels like a swirling vortex of chaos, then you might be interested in a few simple things you can do right now, to instantly be more organized. Little hacks, such as cleaning out your purse or de-junking a flat surface in your apartment, really can make a big impact. And, apart from making you feel organized, the benefits can radiate out from there.

"Organization is important for numerous reasons," Robyn Reynolds, owner and CEO of Organize2Harmonize, tells Bustle. "Not only does it save money, reduce stress, [and save] time, but you will be more productive. When you are able to find what you need easier and are not rushing around and able to do more, then everyone benefits."

Plus, organizing one area of your life can create a ripple effect into other areas. "Simple organization hacks can quickly help you take control of your space," Carrie Higgins, author of the book Organization Hacks, and founder of the blog Making Lemonade, tells Bustle. "Once you make smalls tweaks to get organized, the feeling of having space to breathe will make you want to continue in other areas of your home and life." Here are a few tips from the experts on simple changes you can make, and little things you can do right now, to make your life more organized.