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Stop Fighting With Procrastination

Procrastination has become quite a famous word recently. For those who struggle with the definition (I know you know what procrastination is, but just in case…), let me just mention that it is a habit of putting tasks off to the last possible minute.

Flickr user: Reynante Martinez

Flickr user: Reynante Martinez

While on the Internet you will only find hints on how to fight with it or how to overcome it, we will tell you to stop fighting with it and here’s why: most of us procrastinate to some degree. So stop beating yourself up. Let go. If you have been procrastinating for the past days, weeks or even months, there must be a reason. Bear in mind one thing: dwelling on your past is a waste of energy. Take a deeper look into the reason of your procrastination. It may be the fact that you hate what you do, you are scared to do what you need to do, you are tired or lazy, or you simply do not want to do what you are supposed to do. Identify the reason and act upon it. Continue reading