The end of a year means the beginning of a new one, a chance to start things fresh. For many people, that means getting organized. According to a study done by marketing company iQuanti, “Get Organized” was the second most searched resolution, clocking in at over 33 million hits between the months of January and October. While there are plenty of options to get organized, one of the most effective ways is to use a planner. Not only can it help you check off your to-do list, but it can also keep you ready for new tasks coming your way. If you’re new to using a planner and want to get the most out of it, check out these tips.