All posts filed under: Procrastination

About motivation …

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Motivation / pressure to perform / Procrastination

I have been thinking about motivation. There are some things I have no trouble doing when they need doing. There are other things, usually jobs I don’t enjoy much, that I struggle to find the motivation to do them. Examples include housework and gardening. There is no shortage of time to do these things. I thought I would put the question to readers “What tools or strategies do you find helpful in achieving goals?” I […]

Step toward achieving that goal

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creativity / emotions / Motivation / Procrastination

I am an ideas person! I love coming up with new ideas, however, putting them into practice is another matter. Sometimes I let my ideas go because when I think them through they are not practical or I am not really committed to developing them. I find this happening a lot more since I am semi-retired but accept that it is OK to carefully explore a range of options before putting energy into achieving them. […]

I will do it later …

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Motivation / Procrastination

I am experiencing procrastination! A severe case of it. However, it has spurred me to action. I decided to put my ideas for overcoming procrastination into a post. It took some time and several diversions before I got to this page. I found a useful quote as well. I also put together a worksheet I have used in the past. So, my next task is to work out what to do first. Obviously the best […]