Guest Name, Alison Kero

Alison Kero
Alison Kero, CEO ACK Organizing
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Entrepreneur/Decluttering Expert
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Alison Kero grew up with 2 different organizational styles being modeled to her. One parent was precision neat while the other was a pack rat. Through her teenage and college years Alison lived more like her pack rat parent but when she became an adult and started living on her own, she searched for ways to easily get and stay organized.

When Alison became an organizer in 2004, she constantly searched for ways to make her clients lives and her own, easier through organization. However, minor amounts of clutter always tended to creep up for Alison, which she found frustrating and kind of exhausting. Finally Alison had a major "ah-ha Oprah moment" after reading a book about tidying up. She realized that joy should be used as the energy to create your best possible living space. It was the only way to ensure the outcome would be transformational. By using joy in her organizing process, Alison was able to finally conquer her minor clutter issue for good. She found her decision making skills had improved, her ability to focus and therefore her productivity levels increased and she also saw herself cleaning more often because the lack of clutter made it easier for her to do so. The energy of joy felt so amazing she knew she had to share this information with everyone who wanted to learn to empower themselves, free themselves of clutter and live joyful lives. 

Throughout her career she has been fortunate enough to be invited to appear on the Dr. Oz Show, the CBS Morning Show and the Mike Huckabee Show as well as several YouTube channel shows. Since embarking upon her adventure as an entrepreneur, Alison has been sought after as an organization and productivity blogger for Manilla.com and has also been interviewed by the NY Times, CNN.com, Brightnest.com and many other online publications for her expert opinions. She also wrote her first book, "How to Fail at Business" which shares lessons she learned owning her first business in 2011 and is toying with writing a new book.

Alison combines organization, interior design and feng shui to help her clients create a space that truly defines who they are while creating a workable system to help them continue to achieve their goals. Alison recognizes there are myriad solutions when it comes to creating an organized life so by listening to her clients she can help them identify what's holding them back and keepining them stuck while developing a organizational system solution that's tailor made for them.

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