Some of the places Clare has appeared...
Clare as Brand Champion
When you’re looking for someone to bring credibility, creativity, energy and enthusiasm to your brand, look no further than Clare. Why?
Clare is an ENGAGING PRESENTER…
A seasoned media professional and natural in front of the camera, Clare has appeared in hundreds of business, lifestyle, news and shopping television shows and publications across North America. She is considered a thought leader and subject matter expert on organization and productivity. Clare loves performing and brings that energy to the camera to make articulate, compelling presentations.
and gets MARKETING.
When partnering with leading companies to amplify their brands Clare employs a marketing savvy developed through fifteen years in corporate marketing. Trust Clare to understand your key messages and bring them to life in ways that resonate with your target audience. Her experiences as employee, entrepreneur, mom, and international expat along with her honest, real-life candid nature foster her ability to make strong connections.
She is a TEAM PLAYER…
She enjoys working collaboratively with your team, producers and journalists to create content which supports your messages. As her tag line suggests, she makes it a point to have fun with her work. That said, Clare is selective about with whom she works. She must believe in the value of your product to get behind it. Clare is open to limited-scope projects but believes that the best experience and richest results are obtained through committed relationships. That applies to most areas of life - including brand work, coaching and dating!
with a VALUABLE NETWORK.
Through her long-time membership in industry associations, Clare has cultivated a network of productivity consultants and organizing professionals around the world. Through her media work she also has strong relationships with journalists and producers.
What Clients Say
“Clare and I worked together on a project for a major appliance company. Clare was professional, knowledgeable and enthusiastic throughout the process, bringing added value to the program time and time again.”
AVA (TSINMAN) SHAFMAN
Director, Strategic Planning and Client Service, Harbinger Communications
“I had the pleasure of working with Clare on behalf of our consumer service business client at Veritas Communications. I appreciated her enthusiasm and determination throughout the partnership and admired her timeliness on deliverables and email communication. She expressed our key messages seamlessly in her media opportunities and always made herself available when required. Our team had a great time working with Clare and our client thought she did an amazing job! We’ll definitely be reaching out if there’s another fit in the near future.”
Consultant, Veritas Communications
BE PRODUCTIVE AT WORK
THE FUTURE OF WORK
Clare chats with CBC radio hosts across the country exploring what work is going to look like, the struggle with structure and the need for autonomy, especially with the neurodiverse highly sensitive population. Listen to the interview with CBC host Elyn Jones here.
HOW TO SPRING CLEAN YOUR DIGITAL CLUTTER
Out of sight and out of mind is all well and good until you get the dreaded over-capacity warning. Check out this online article with numerous tips to help get you organized and in control of your digital world.
NETWORKING IS OVER. WELCOME SWEATWORKING?
Along with other experts, Clare shares a strategy for modern day networking involving effective multi-tasking – marrying conversation with a cognitively simple exercise. Read the article.
WHY WE NEED TO CLEAR OUR CLUTTERED MINDS
Jonathan Gatehouse interviews McGill University neuroscientist and author of An Organized Mind, Daniel Levitin, on dealing with the flood of information and high levels of distraction. He asks Clare for comments from her experience as a practitioner, working with people to help stay on top of it all. Read the article
OFFICE PARTY ETIQUETTE
Clare offers her tips on how to be remembered for good reason this season! Watch the entertaining clip.
CRUNCHING YOUR WEEK AND EXTENDING YOUR WEEKEND
Clare speaks with CBC's Stefani Langenegger about Microsoft Japan's experiment with a 4-day work week and what it might mean here. Have a listen to this five-minute clip.
HOW TO GET WORK DONE IN THE SUMMER, OR NOT
Columnist Rubina Ahmed-Haq interviews Clare about how to stay productive in the summer, when you’re really dying to get outside! Listen here
TUESDAY IS THE MOST PRODUCTIVE DAY OF THE WEEK, SURVEY FINDS
Journalist, Brandie Weikle, gets Clare's thoughts on new survey results which confirm Tuesday is the most productive workday, as well as discusses the top distractions. Read the article.
MORE WORKERS ARE TIRED ON THE JOB AND IT'S BAD FOR BUSINESS
Sleep needs to be made a priority and more comments on research showing workers are sleepy at work. Read the article.
FROM OVERWHELMED TO IN CONTROL AT WORK
Wallace Immen interviews Lisa Constanzo, who at the time was struggling to manage new responsibilities in her leadership role at Women of Influence. Lisa shares what she learned from working with Clare in just half a day, and the profound impact it had. Read the article
THE GOAL – FOCUS, FOCUS, FOCUS – PART OF YOUR HEALTHIEST YEAR EVER
Kathryn Hayward is in a year long experiment to create her healthiest year ever. Two thirds of the way along, she interviews Clare on addressing her challenges with focus.
Q&A – Tips to Focus on Tackling Your To-Do List, Ignoring Email and Finishing Boring Tasks
OVERCOMING DIGITAL OVERWHELM
Clare shared strategies to avoid overwhelm from the digital load.
MAXIMIZING OFFICE SPACE
Clare shared insights on how to make the best use of a small office space.
SUCCESSFULLY INTEGRATE WORK & LIFE
ADUSTING TO THE CHALLENGES OF WORKING FROM HOME WITH YOUNG CHILDREN
David McGinn includes Clare's strategies in this helpful piece for parents.
HELPFUL ADVICE FOR HOW TO WORK FROM HOME- TOGETHER
Truc Nguyen sources advice from a productivity coach, Clare, as well as a clinical psychologist, founder of a parent-friendly workspace, and professor of Administrative Science.
HOW TO STAY PRODUCTIVE WHILE WORKING FROM HOME
Clare talks to Global Winnipeg Morning News anchor Kahla Evans about better ways to work from home.
HOME IS WHERE THE OFFICE IS
Clare's strategies are featured in the Toronto Sun Homes weekend edition.
11 TIPS FOR WORKING FROM HOME WITH KIDS AROUND THAT ACTUALLY WORK
Brandie Weikle sources a rich list of strategies for parents working from home, with tip #1, from Clare.
SAVING TIME AND EFFORT IN YOUR DATING LIFE BY TAKING A MATTER-OF-FACT APPROACH
Sofi Papamarko interviews Clare to get her fresh perspective on efficient and effective dating.
HOW TO HAVE AN ORGANIZED FAMILY LIFE
Listen to this podcast in which host Brandie Weikle and Clare chat about how to get your family organized. Clare breaks down the Four Step P.L.A.N. to Get Organized™, which hopefully makes it less overwhelming and leaves you knowing where to start! You may recognize Brandie's beautiful office from the makeover last August. It still looks fantastic.
BUCKET LIST TO DO’S
Three steps to making your dream list a reality.
- Take time to become self-aware. What sparks your interest? What's missing?
- Declutter your life calendar. Create space by letting go of commitments that aren't serving you.
- Start small. Goals don't have to be huge to be meaningful. Find fulfillment along your journey
GET ORGANIZED AT HOME
Clare appeared regularly on The Social for several years offering insights on the following topics.
- The Myth of Multitasking
- Getting Back to School on a Budget
- Grocery Shopping Mistakes
- Tips for a Stress-Free Move
- Five Products That Will Simplify Your Life
- Tidying Hacks
- Small Space Savers
- Clever Uses for Household Items
- Genius Travel Products
- Everything You Need to Know About The KonMari Method
Clare appeared regularly as an organizing and productivity expert on The Marilyn Denis Show.
- Making Your Work Day a Happy One
- The Closet Makeover
- Creative Closet Solutions
- Get That Paper Organized
- Getting Ready for the Holidays – Part 1
- Getting Ready for the Holidays – Part 2
- The 4 Step P.L.A.N. to Get Organized™
- Collaboration with organizer and author, Peter Walsh, on organizing the "e-talk" wardrobes
- Collaboration with "Consumed" show host, Jill Pollock, on organizing a foyer and home office
A TWO-STEP CLEANING GUIDE FOR LAZY PEOPLE
Tackling your mess and helpful cleaning advice in this article with contributions from Clare and other experts across North America.
TWO MINUTES TO TRANSFORM – GETTING ORGANIZED!
- Organizing Bills and Receipts are a Chore. Here's how to speed things up. Watch the video
- Benefits of Organizing: Why teaching others to declutter requires patience. Watch the video
- Teaching kids about tidying up after themselves starts with you. Watch the video
- Desk organization ideas to help your creative mind flow. Watch the video
EXPLORE THIS PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZER’S LIGHT-FILLED, COLORFUL CONDO
Clare brings to life her strategies to maximize space and satisfaction in her new, smaller living space. In this video Clare introduces you to her 800 square feet and how she made them functional and inspiring. Photo: Dann Tardif
PACKING YOUR CAR FOR A ROAD TRIP
Watch this video on packing your car safely and efficiently for a road trip! I much appreciated driving the Ford Fusion for a weekend to test it out. It was comfortable and elegantly appointed, and I loved the new safety features.
HOW TO SET UP A HOMEWORK SPACE FOR YOUR KIDS
Clare shared things to consider when crafting a successful homework area for your children.