How do you handle deadlines? Are you always done in plenty of time? Great! Or are you more like me, racing against the clock with an increased heart rate to get your work done at the last moment?
Every time you want to get started, you find yourself instead on Facebook looking at your neighbor's 2012 vacation photos from Spain or reading an inspirational article about life without shampoo. And all of this while feeling guilty because you haven't gotten anything done. This isn't a good situation for yourself, but also not for your coworkers or clients. By the way, did you know that perfectionism can be a cause of your procrastination? The tips below will help you become more effective today, and you'll have enough time left over to do fun things without feeling guilty.
Of course, these are merely home remedies for curing your procrastination. If you really want to achieve permanent behavioral change, you have to take action. Check out our learning journeys: