Raise your hand if you, like me, are a pro at procrastination. I’m not talking about the super-long-having-to-think-critically-and-spend-hours-at-something kind of tasks that get pushed off. I’m talking about the easy-doesn’t-take-more-than-a-few-minutes kind of tasks. This is the kind of procrastinating that can really hurt our productivity.
If you’re like me, your to do list is long and you know you have deadlines, but you still push off things you need to get done. Sound familiar? This has been a struggle for me in the past and sometimes still is. There are days when it’s just so much easier to binge watch […]
We’ve all walked in the door and thrown our coat on a chair instead of hanging it up immediately. Or left our shoes laying in the middle of the floor instead of putting them away. Or put a dish on the counter right above the dishwasher instead of just opening the dishwasher door and putting it inside. Or maybe these are just things I do?
It never fails. I have been having an energy-filled, very productive day at work and then boom! I suddenly start to get sleepy, lose focus, and have pretty much begun to check out. I look up at the clock and it’s somewhere between 2:30-3:30pm. Even though I know I am someone that tends to do […]
Make that appointment? Check! Go grocery shopping? Check! Order that item off Amazon? Check! I am crossing items off my to do list and it feels great. But as the end of the day draws near, I look over my list again and realize I have some deadlines fast approaching. Why wasn’t I working on […]