Whether you love or hate shopping, gift shopping at any time of year can be a time consuming task. A personal concierge can help you find and locate the perfect gift, purchase it, and make sure it is wrapped and delivered on time. Then, you get to enjoy the best part of gift giving: making someone’s day. Continue reading
It can be December 24th when we finally sit down and make our pre-holiday checklist. At that point, we are often paying for rush shipping, ordering prepared foods, and buying gift cards. Don’t let the weeks leading up to the holidays fly by without you noticing—get a head start this year! With Thanksgiving on the horizon, it will be December before we know it. After years of helping our clients during the holiday season, we are sharing our go-to checklist for this time of year. Continue reading
There just aren’t enough hours in the day! We all experience times when the thought of picking up our dry cleaning or groceries is just too time consuming, much less actually having the time to do those errands. Here are everyday items we can help with when life’s daily errands just can’t get done. Continue reading
Many of us walk around with endless lists in our heads of projects we need to get to, errands we need to run, items that need to be fixed, and numerous other tasks that need to be checked off. In David Allen’s book, Getting Things Done, he describes these subconscious to-do lists as major barriers to being organized and actually being successful in completing our projects and tasks.
Summer is almost over and for many that means getting back into a more normal, everyday routine. No more living out of suitcases, late nights out for family outdoor movies, and having dinner delivered more nights than most because you’ve been traveling more than you’ve been at home. Continue reading
It’s finally starting to feel like fall here in Boston. For many, that means back to home projects and focusing on maintenance to make sure your place is in tip-top shape for winter. If you’re not sure where to begin, here are some things you can add to your home’s fall to-do list. Continue reading
As personal concierges and parents, the Fini Concierge team experiences the back-to-school scramble that often takes place near the end of August every year. No one wants summer to end, so often there is too much to do in a short period of time. Continue reading
Summer’s almost over and with less than a month left before the school year begins, you realize you are way behind on getting your kids ready to go back to school. There’s everything from school supply lists and new clothes to after-school activities and tutors. You’re not sure where to begin. Luckily, our back to school concierge services can help.
Business and travel have always gone hand in hand. It’s estimated that 1.3 million business trips happen every day in the United States. For many of these professionals, they spend more time in airports and hotel rooms than in their own homes. That can make things like home to-do lists or administrative tasks difficult to complete. And, who wants to drop off dry cleaning on one of the few days back home? This is where a virtual assistant comes in handy.