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How to Stop Procrastinating

The Science Behind Our Urge To Procrastinate

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 07.15.2014 | Healthy Living

Cranking out a final paper hours before the deadline. Putting off that trip to the supermarket until the refrigerator shelves are completely barren. W...

7 Ways To Stop Procrastinating

Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living

By Gail Saltz, M.D. Choices are never easy, especially when it comes to life's big ones. Phoebe, 39, came to see me one day, distraught after lea...

How To Kick Your Procrastination Habit

meQuilibrium | Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living
meQuilibrium

How will your life, your career, your relationships suffer as a result of inaction? Remind yourself that it's not just about how hard this or that task is -- it's about putting real effort into a thing you care about. And I promise you, there's no better reward than that.

Why I've Turned Into The Queen Of Procrastination

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 11.17.2013 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

It's the Queen of Procrastination here, coming to you -- live - - from the kitchen table which, I just noticed, needs to be wiped.

4 Ways To Stop Procrastinating

Blake Kernen | Posted 11.09.2013 | Teen
Blake Kernen

I am the leader of a great and powerful nation: The Procrastination. I'm going to finally admit it. I could wait until tomorrow, because well, as a procrastinator, that's my nature, but instead I'm going to take ownership of it today.

WATCH: Three Steps To Kicking Your Procrastination Habit

Posted 08.01.2013 | Healthy Living

At last month's Aspen Ideas Festival, Harvard University professor David Laibson shared with The Huffington Post his findings on how we can regain sel...

5 Ways to Stop Procrastinating

Jeff Sorensen | Posted 08.13.2013 | Comedy
Jeff Sorensen

Seriously, there are better things you could be doing than what you're procrastinating on. If there is a lot going on in your life, the last thing you want on your mind is that thing you still have to do that you've been putting off for a while. That

Be Fearless: Kick Procrastination in the Butt Once and for All

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 08.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

So many of my patients, prior to seeing me, have a hard time getting started with projects and getting things done. They do everything but what they need to be doing.

The Unexpected Antidote to Procrastination

Peter Bregman | Posted 08.04.2013 | Small Business
Peter Bregman

You know that sensation you get after you've done or said something weird or awkward? How you turn around and kind of wince in embarrassment? Next time that happens, take a moment to really feel it.

Cheating on Your Inner Procrastinator

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

Rather than trying to wrestle with your "Inner Procrastinator," why not change the dynamics of your relationship with him. Seem strange? Keep procrastinating and read on, my friend.

8 Tricks To Stop Procrastinating

Posted 03.20.2013 | Small Business

By Christina DesMarais, visit Inc. You have a project to do, but it's big and complex and overwhelming. Or maybe you've done a task so many tim...

How To (Finally!) Stop Procrastinating

The Daily Muse | Posted 01.15.2013 | Small Business

By Varci Vartanian | The Daily Muse I can think of a thousand things I’d rather do than sit in front of a spreadsheet (scrubbing bathtub tile gro...

How To Stop Procrastinating Solving Your Problems

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 01.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

Is there an issue going on in your life today that you are hoping will just sort of magically change by itself next year? Generally, that's not how to rid yourself of your problems.

How To Keep From Procrastinating Your Life Away

David Wygant | Posted 07.22.2011 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

Have you heard about the new disease that is sweeping the nation? It is called "procrastinitis," and it makes approach anxiety look like an over-the-counter illness.

Finding The 'Me' Factor

Amy Domestico | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Domestico

How do we stop this bad habit, the habit of not taking care of ourselves and putting everything and anything else before us?