Tag Archives: Procrastination

To be, or not to be.

‘To be, or not to be, that is the question:

Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer

The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,

Or to take arms against a sea of troubles,

And by opposing end them? To die, to sleep,

No more; and by a sleep to say we end

The heart-ache, and the thousand natural shocks.’

You just read the first lines of the play ‘Hamlet’ by William Shakespeare, written about 1600. Instead of ‘To be, or not to be’, Shakespeare could have written ‘To act, or not to act.’.  Hamlets Procrastination leads to a tragedy… Don’t let that happen to you.

In my first Blog post I showed procrastination as a source of creativity. But today I want to take a more serious look on this issue. Psychologists assume that 1 out of 5 is concerned by procrastination. Researchers show how to get out. Step by step – You just have to start. :) Continue reading

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Procrastination is the thief of time…?

If you look up the word “Procrastination” in your dictionary, I’m pretty sure that you will find explanations similar to the following:

“Procrastination

1) –  the act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or deferring an action to a later time

2) – slowness as a consequence of not getting around”

Source: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/procrastination

Sounds simple but procrastination is a complicated issue. Continue reading