Did you know that the 2nd Monday in February is National Clean Out Your Computer Day? As a result, I want to pass along 5 things you should do to honor this day AND your computer! If you’re anything like me, everything is stored in there (important documents, memorabilia, photos, contacts, etc.) so let’s show it the respect it deserves!
Before we start, I want you to think about a few things…
• are you aggravated because your computer is running slowly?
• what would happen if your computer died right now? Did you do a backup yesterday?
• how many hours do you waste every day, week, month and year looking for files on your computer because they’re not properly labelled?
The good news is that you don’t have to do all 5 steps in one day. Just estimate how long you think each of steps will take you and schedule time on your calendar to get them done. Believe me…the time investment will be well worth it!
Here are my suggestions...