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Category: Productivity

How to avoid procrastination and stop feeling overwhelmed

How to avoid procrastination and stop feeling overwhelmed

Procrastination is the act of delaying or postponing a task that needs to be accomplished by a certain deadline, usually by focusing on less urgent or easier tasks. Most times we are aware of it and that awareness makes us feel guilty. And when tasks that we delayed start piling up, the feeling of being overwhelmed follows shortly. 

But procrastination isn’t a unique character flaw or an inability to manage time, but a way of coping with negative emotions induced by certain tasks, like anxiety, insecurity, or frustration.  

2020
14
May

Productivity goals in 2020: planning early for rewards later

Productivity goals in 2020: planning early for rewards later

As the holidays are winding down, it is time for most of us to recalibrate our focus, regain our composure and reclaim our 20/20 vision. Now, we know it’s much easier said than done, however ponder upon the following thought: have you ever found yourself procrastinating and kicking the proverbial task-can down the road, until it is suddenly mid-year and now you have to suddenly shift matters into overdrive?

2020
12
February