The Cycle of Perfect Procrastination

Procrastination is a way for you to be unkind to yourself! Procrastination is something we’re all familiar with, whether we admit it or not. Basically, procrastination refers to those times when you do everything and anything you can to avoid doing the work you should be doing. Why do we procrastinate?   Procrastination of the perfectionist One of the reasons some of us procrastinate, is that we want everything to be perfect. Let me explain: as perfectionists we expect a lot … [Read more...]

15 Secrets of Productive Entrepreneurs and Students

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently Kevin Kruse, Contributor • Growth • Jan 25, 2016 I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students, and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, “What is your No. 1 secret to productivity?” After analyzing all of their responses, I coded their answers into 15 unique ideas. Secret No. 1: They focus on minutes, not hours Average … [Read more...]