Procrastination

15 Strategies to Kill Procrastinator in You !

1. Determine if it’s worth doing.<p>You might just be procrastinating because you don’t want to do something for a good reason. It may be a job you …

Productivity

How to escape the endless cycle of procrastination for good

Procrastination starts from an avoidance of something from fear, then becomes a pattern that hardens into a habit.<p>We reinforce this procrastination habit through years of practice, and it hurts us in so many ways in our lives — not only with work tasks, but much more.<p>The procrastination habit …

Happiness

9 Ways To Stop Overthinking (So That You Can Start Living)

You are one step away from feeling happy. Except that you think too much. Come to think of it – overthinking might be the reason that’s holding you …

Happiness

Kill your procrastination by pre-suasive quitting like Robert Cialdini

You know that nagging voice you hear when you haven’t finished something? Well, I’m a compulsive finisher and my nag is relentless. It’s probably why …

Productivity

The Secret to Your Self-Motivation Lies in This Surprising Science-Backed Habit

<b>Neuroscience has discovered the remarkably simple source for endless self-motivation.</b><p>We can do anything we set our minds to. But sometimes it can …

Self-improvement

The Myth About Writer's Block and How to Get Through It

We’ve all heard the term before. <b>Writer’s block</b> is a common, and often overly used, reason people give up on writing. Now, before you get upset and …

Writer's Block

5 tips to help boost your client’s motivation

Some would argue that getting into shape and living a fitter and healthier lifestyle should be motivation enough, however, we’re all human and …

Productivity

You Might Be Genetically Predisposed to Procrastination

Procrastination evolved as a survival mechanism to avoid conflict, but you can change course.<p>If you like to put things off or surf the internet instead of getting work done, you might be able to blame your ancestors. Procrastination and laziness are based in our genetics, and you can be predisposed …

Productivity

Training Fundamentals: Motivation

In the first article in this series I introduced three fundamental elements of dog training: <i>communication; engagement; and motivation</i>. We’ve already …

Motivation

10 Ways To Excel In A UX Bootcamp — Even With A Full-Time Job

<b>In his Commencement Address to Stanford University in 2005, Steve Jobs told students: “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you</b> …

Success

How Can I Stop Worrying So Much?

Are you worried? People diagnosed with an anxiety disorder, including panic disorder, often struggle with chronic worrying. Frequent worrying may …

Anxiety

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Productivity

This Science-Backed Mind-Set Trick Makes It Easier to Resist Junk Food

Nothing threatens a healthy eating plan like the hypnotizing temptation of foods high in fats and sugars. Even the most delicious vegetable medley …

Psychology

The Most Quick-fire way to Getting Motivated

How many times a week do you feel the urge to <b>QUIT</b>?<p>I’d bet MANY.<p>For without that, there would be questions raised regarding your sanity.<p>I don’t have …

Productivity

How to Overcome Your Fears of Starting a Private Practice

I know that people often spend hours, days, weeks and then months planning how they can start their own private practice. Most of us have no idea how …

Productivity

Visualizing Future Doesn’t Increase Delayed Gratification

<i>Summary: The more a person is inclined to visualize, the more impulsive they are, a new study reports.</i><p>Source: University of Pennsylvania.<p><b>Some people</b> …

Neuroscience

This Tiny Tweak in Thinking Will Help You Achieve Your Goals More Easily

If you’ve ever kicked off a new goal with tons of motivation, only to feel less and less excited about it over time, you’re not alone. But there’s …

Productivity

7 steps to making your health your No. 1 priority

<i>If you’re like many of us, you make well-intentioned health and fitness resolutions — perhaps on Jan. 1 — only to break them days or weeks later. We</i> …

Self-improvement

How to stop procrastinating and start writing

I used to hate writing.<p>Twenty years ago, if you'd told me that I could tell myself a simple lie and—suddenly, magically—it would make writing easier …

Public Relations

Watch: How To Wake Up Without A Lack Of Motivation

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Image via Shutterstock<br>Everyone has woken up feeling utterly unmotivated for the day at some point. …

Productivity

10 things you should tell yourself when you feel like giving up

"I give up! I just can't do it anymore!" Everyone has said this at least once in their life. But before you throw in the towel, tell yourself these …

Self-improvement

How to Take Action: 12 Habits that Turn Dreams into Reality

<i>“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.”</i> <b><br>Johann Wolfgang von Goethe</b><p><i>“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.”</i></b> …

Self-improvement

Procrastination: What it signals about farmers and others

Few people are not guilty of procrastination. I’m among the guilty, just ask my wife, but please don’t tell her I admitted this.<p>Marilyn knows I put …

Productivity

Procrastinator’s Delight: How Waiting ’til the Last Minute Can Be Helpful

<b>This one’s for all of you out there who are scrambling to file your taxes and perhaps berating yourself that you’ve waited this long. First, you’re</b> …

Productivity

It’s Come To This: Procrastination Nannies Are Now A Thing

How much is the idea of finally finishing that screenplay worth to you? Does $40 and giving up your Sunday sound fair?<p>At a little before 9 a.m. on a Sunday in late March, a small group of people stood sheepishly eyeing each other in a lower Manhattan office building. Their friends, it’s safe to …

Productivity

Why Progress Is Better Than Perfection?

Most of us waste an enormous amount of time trying to make things perfect. But you need to realize that perfectionism will actually kill your dreams. …

Productivity

4 Ways to Increase Performance through Motivation — Purpose Fairy

Motivation can’t carry you to success. You need winning plans and habits. You need the discipline to work even when you don’t feel like it.<p>You need a …

Self-improvement

This swimwear collection might just be the cutest thing we've ever seen

All we need now is a holiday.<p>I'm ngl to you, there's not much thats gets me excited about swimwear season, but if you turn a teddy bear into a bikini then I'm all for it.<p>Lazy Oaf have launched their summer 2017 swimwear collection and let me just prepare you by saying it might just be the cutest …

Fashion

Slim down hefty Rails controllers AND models, using domain model events (video and guide)

If you've done much Rails coding, you've probably heard the guideline: “skinny controller, fat model”. But achieving this can be easier said than …

JavaScript

Active procrastination can lead to great success in your life

Before you judge this post by its title and start commenting, let me clarify that there are two different types of procrastination.<p>Passive …

Productivity