Her name is Marie Kondo. She is one of The 100 Most Influential People in 2015 according to Times Magazine. Some other people in that list include President Obama, Russian President Putin, Apple CEO Tim Cook, and other high flying names.
Surprisingly, the reason for Times to include Marie in their widely recognized list is only because Maire is good at home chores. She has written a book sharing her home organizing experience, and soon the book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing became a top seller. Many fans find the book really life-changing, or even life-saving!
What is so special about her? Why is her house chore method so magical? Konmari method, decluttering and organizing, is essentially a way to look at your stuff in a different view, only keep those really meaningful for you, and then organize them neatly.
She has been working with clients to organize their home for over a decade. Here are some before and after comparison from people who took her method and give their home a new look.
And here is a peek view of her calm, motivated, and inspiring method when Marie speaks at a Google event.