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Procrastination

The One Thing Most People Are Scared Of (It's Not What You Think)

Sarah Moore | Posted 04.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Sarah Moore

There are so many people who are quick to tell us their opinion and we allow ourselves to deviate, to change our minds, to make our dream smaller. Today, ask yourself, what do I want to do, and challenge yourself to do it.

You're Just Spending Your Time On Something Else

Samantha Bennett | Posted 04.03.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Samantha Bennett

You do have time to work on your projects. You're just spending it on something else, which is fine. Be aware that you are making the choice and be c...

22 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

Posted 03.20.2015 | Healthy Living

On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a 23-year-old student asked: "What can people start doing now that will help them a lot in five years?"...

Accomplish Any Project With This Simple Strategy

Alex and Cadey Charfen | Posted 03.06.2015 | Small Business
Alex and Cadey Charfen

If you're an entrepreneur or leader in a business, you can probably list one or two -- maybe even four or five -- major projects that need to be finished, but that you just can't seem to make progress on.

Money Isn't the Root of All Evil. It's Procrastination.

David A. Dedman | Posted 03.05.2015 | Money
David A. Dedman

Procrastination can kill you when it comes to saving. Putting off saving, investing or planning for the future can be detrimental to your financial health.

How Passion and Procrastination Can Help You Get Ahead in Your Career

Carson Tate | Posted 03.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Carson Tate

Passion drives procrastination -- high performance procrastination. It shows us very quickly what lights us up, what drives results, what engages us and others -- and, on the flip side, what doesn't. Procrastination begets clarity. And that clarity enables you to access passion and get ahead in your career.

Dream Big, Double It, Then Add Some!

Keyon Bayani | Posted 03.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Keyon Bayani

We need to get things straight here. What's getting in the way of you living life the way you want to be living? Of those dreams that you keep hav...

Are You Struggling With Struggle?

Sara Arey | Posted 03.02.2015 | Business
Sara Arey

How much have you thought about struggle? If you're like most people, you try not to think about it. And yet you think about it a lot, especially about how hard it is and how much you hate it.

Stop Procrastination in Its Tracks

Stephanie Ciccarelli | Posted 02.25.2015 | Business
Stephanie Ciccarelli

If you're anything like me, once I'm focused, I'm off to the races. But it takes some effort to get there, and may require changing things up a bit to achieve success.

40 Essential Tips for Cubicle Dwellers

Michelle Combs | Posted 02.23.2015 | Comedy
Michelle Combs

We cubicle dwellers have our own subculture. We are among the working class who don't get to go outside and blow stuff up. We can identify each other by the hollow looks in our eyes and the standard defeated shoulder slump. I am here to help you, my cubicle dwelling brothers and sisters.

Take the Easy Way Out

Samantha Bennett | Posted 02.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Samantha Bennett

But if you are an artist, then you must share your work, your story, your point of view with the world and then let the world do with it what they will. Risky, yes. But like the man said, the risky is what makes it great.

11 Simple Strategies to Blow Through Procrastination and Get Things Done!

David Finkel | Posted 02.20.2015 | Business
David Finkel

"I know I need to do X, but I just can't seem to get myself to do it." This was a comment that a business coaching client shared with me a short ...

Twelve Days: A Talk With Alex Berenson

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 02.18.2015 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

His ninth John Wells thriller, Twelve Days, has ex-CIA agent Wells and his associates uncovering a huge plot: a secret plan to convince the President to attack Iran and ignite a war.

The Clock Is Ticking: How Do You Manage Your Time?

Alex Lyman | Posted 04.18.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

We all have the same 24 hours in a day. What you do with those hours dictates your life's path. While you cannot accomplish everything in one day, managing your time wisely will help you finish in a reasonable amount of time and still let you enjoy your college experience.

3 Common Communication Conundrums and How to Handle Them

Caryn Chow | Posted 03.31.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Caryn Chow

The secret to communicating -- and more importantly, connecting, is to open your heart up more. Be open to being vulnerable.

How to Procrastinate Without Feeling Guilty

Mary Ann Johnstone | Posted 03.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Mary Ann Johnstone

The not doing that some call "procrastination" is universally steeped in shame and guilt and treats this incubation period like it should be included in the list of deadly sins next to greed and murder.

One No Fail Writer's Routine

Eva Lesko Natiello | Posted 03.23.2015 | Books
Eva Lesko Natiello

I get off the floor and sit back at my desk. If no ideas are immediately forthcoming, I go upstairs to use my neti pot to unblock my sinus passages so oxygen can move freely to my brain; I blow my nose and return to my desk.

Why Wasting Time Might Be Exactly What Telecommuting Is All About

Robin Hardman | Posted 03.23.2015 | Business
Robin Hardman

When we work at home, we have more options. These are the very options that appear to terrify so many managers. Yet often these are the very options that help inject a little more balance into our lives -- the options that make working from home so desirable.

Why Do We Procrastinate?

Jim Selman | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Procrastination is a conversation that is more of a cover-up than an excuse. It blinds us to the fact that we're always choosing, and allows us to conceal or deny our responsibility for our choices.

How to Break Through Writer's Block... by Sitting Around Doing Nothing (Except Meditating!)

Amy Spies | Posted 03.11.2015 | Arts
Amy Spies

Mindfulness helps me acknowledge my self-critical distractions, embrace the present of momentary sensations, scents, feelings, inhales, and then exhale it into my writing.

The Messages Are All Around You. The Answers Are Always There!

Keyon Bayani | Posted 02.21.2015 | Education
Keyon Bayani

If you are feeling lost, feeling down, searching for that "something," I dare you to make up an awesome playlist of inspirational, funky music, put your phone on flight mode and get out for some alone time and go for a walk.

What's Your Excuse?

Wendy Reese | Posted 02.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

There are moments when reality hits you like a medicine ball upside the head. I was silently complaining to myself about all the things that I am stru...

A 52-Second Guide To Ending Procrastination

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.02.2014 | Healthy Living

It's that time of year again. Final papers are being written, work projects are wrapping up and there's so much holiday shopping to do. But every t...

Can't Stop Procrastinating? This Might Be Why

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.20.2014 | Healthy Living

If you're a procrastinator, you know the feeling of being sidetracked by a bunch of kitten videos when there's a huge project you should really be wor...

3 Ways to Leverage Your Inner Saboteur

Wendy Reese | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

As you practice this, your saboteur becomes a brilliant guide for staying true to your dream. The process becomes faster and easier. You'll find yourself in flow far more often. It is an exciting relationship to have in balance.