Sticky Situations for Professional Organizers

  • Tuesday, August 02, 2016
  • 6:00 PM
  • Coast Bellevue Hotel, 625 116th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004


"Sticky Situations" for Professional Organizers:

Todd Allan (Professional Development Director) will moderate an audience-participation presentation about the NAPO Code of Ethics, including: 

           What are the NAPO Code of Ethics?

           What "sticky situations" have you encountered where you had to rely on our ethics requirements?
           As an  example, how to we handle "doing the right thing" when our clients may insist on giving us
           items destined for donation?

This presentation is by our membership, for our membership.  Please come prepared to share your concerns and insights.  Chances are, if you've encountered it, others have also.  This is an amazing opportunity to share and learn with each other.

We welcome anyone to visit our meetings. The guest fee is $25 for each meeting you attend as a guest. At the door we accept cash/check. Membership in the National Association of Professional Organizers  is required before membership on the chapter level can be processed. 

If you want to pay at the door please bring cash or check. 
Pre-purchase your guest pass via credit card here for $26.00, up to 5pm day of the meeting.

To discuss the possibility of being a speaker at a NAPO Seattle Area Chapter meeting, please contact our Professional Development Director (

Meeting Format
Our meetings are primarily for education, information and networking. They are conducted by the President. You can find more detailed information on the monthly meeting topic by visiting our home page and events calendar.
6:00-6:30pm Networking
6:30-6:40pm Welcome to the meeting & Introductions
6:40-7:00pm Roundtable/ discussion of a pre-planned topic
7:00-7:10pm Associate Member Spotlight
7:10-7:20pm Announcements
7:20-8:20pm Guest Speaker
8:20-8:30pm Wrap-up

Unless otherwise noted all events will be held at:
Bellevue Coast Hotel
625 116th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Link to Map
Note: The hotel signs will direct you to the NAPO meeting location within the hotel.

First Tuesday of each month
6:30pm - 8:30pm (unless otherwise noted)

We pride ourselves on being a cohesive, positive, enthusiastic group and welcome everyone who would like to attend. Brainstorming and idea sharing are encouraged. It is important to represent NAPO and the organizing industry in a professional manner. We ask that you wear business casual attire to the meetings. All meetings will begin on time with the intention of ending on time. Please make every effort to arrive at the meeting on time.

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