Category: Procrastination

  • What Is Chronic Procrastination and How To Deal with It

    Chronic procrastination—it’s that nagging pull to delay tasks, the call of the snooze button you just can’t ignore, the endless deferring of what needs to be done. It’s not just the occasional “I’ll do it tomorrow,” but a relentless pattern that sweeps through your days, weeks, and even years. For some, procrastination might be an…

  • What Is Chronic Procrastination and How To Deal with It

    Chronic procrastination—it’s that nagging pull to delay tasks, the call of the snooze button you just can’t ignore, the endless deferring of what needs to be done. It’s not just the occasional “I’ll do it tomorrow,” but a relentless pattern that sweeps through your days, weeks, and even years. For some, procrastination might be an…

  • How to Snap Out of Procrastination With ADHD

    ADHD is more than just a buzzword. It’s a real, brain-based condition that affects millions of kids and adults alike. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tells us that a substantial 9.4% of children have been officially diagnosed with ADHD.[1] The reality doesn’t stop at adolescence. According to the National Institute of Mental Health,…

  • Are Depression And Procrastination Connected?

    Mental health and productivity, two cornerstones of a balanced life, often play tug of war. When one falters, the other seems to stumble too. Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), the heavyweight champion in the ring of mental disorders, affects a huge chunk of the population. Estimates tell us it’s touched as many as 13.5-21.2% of us…

  • Procrastination And Laziness: Their Differences & Connections

    Ever caught yourself contemplating the familiar dance of your mouse on the blank screen, endlessly scrolling through emails, only to avoid starting on that looming project? An odd mix of guilt and frustration follows you, an unwelcome shadow on a bright summer’s day. You wonder, am I just being lazy? This is a scenario we’ve…

  • Bedtime Procrastination: Why You Do It And How To Break It

    Do you remember those childhood nights when you wished to stay up late like your parents did? The allure of one more game with your favorite toys, another episode of the cartoon you loved, would often necessitate a grown-up escort to your bedroom. It’s funny to think about it, but our habitual delaying of bedtime…

  • 15 Books on Procrastination To Help You Start Taking Action

    Procrastination. It’s a little bugger that gets to all of us. As research[1] points out, around 20-25% of adults are chronic procrastinators. A whopping 50% concede to putting things off now and then. But it’s not just about idle time or delaying the inevitable. According to a study,[2] by productivity author Darius Foroux, involving over…

  • Productive Procrastination: Is It Good or Bad?

    Ever heard of the phrase “productive procrastination?” At first glance, it seems like a sweet deal, right? Doing something productive while also putting off what you’re supposed to be doing? Is it even possible? Let’s dive into this curious phenomenon and see if it’s as golden as it sounds. What Is Productive Procrastination? Productive procrastination…

  • The Impact of Procrastination on Productivity

    Procrastination is a common problem that has a negative impact on productivity. It is the act of deferring or postponing tasks until the very last minute. Though it may appear harmless, procrastination can have a number of detrimental effects that can prevent productivity and success in both personal and professional contexts. So, how does procrastination…

  • What Causes Chronic Procrastination And How To Overcome It

    Have you ever postponed a task and promised yourself to do it the next day, only to put it off again and again? Everyone has at some point in their life. We all procrastinate at times. We put off tasks and give in to distractions easily. But when does it become extreme and even chronic…