10 Tips to Curb Procrastination

Why, oh why to we all procrastinate? It’s so stressful.

  1. Interrupt time suckers, like TV and electronic games.
  2. Set a timer.
  3. Turn off alerts.
  4. Identify your peak productivity hour.
  5. Create a routine.
  6. Break down projects into tasks.
  7. Revive yourself with some deep breathing.
  8. Reward the completion of goals.
  9. Be accountable to someone.
  10. Make a commitment to finish on time.

Do you have any tricks that help you stop procrastinating? Tell us what works.


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3 Responses to 10 Tips to Curb Procrastination

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  3. alan crabbe says:

    Read my blog on managing procrastination. The ideas are taken from work by Dr Steve Peters, Betty Edwards and Guy Claxton and well as links from my own mind to the Pomodoro Technique, Heidegger, Art, Bertrand Russell’s ‘ In praise of Idleness’ and meditation.

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