Merrick, NY—As the old saying goes, “I’d like to procrastinate, but I keep putting it off.” Ah, procrastination! We’ve all done it and likely wished we hadn’t. From finishing those add-a-pearls to creating your e-commerce plan, procrastination hits us all at one time or another. How can you avoid it? This week’s videos tackle procrastination from three different viewpoints. One (or many) of them should work for you. Watch on!
Inside the mind of a master procrastinator | Tim Urban, a TED talk
With almost 9 million views on YouTube, this entertaining video looks at procrastination from a unique point of view. Meet Rational Decision Maker, the instant Gratification Monkey and the Panic Monster. They work together in your brain’s procrastination system through methods that may not be pretty but that work in a many situations. Click here or on the image below to watch.
How To Stop Procrastinating - The 321 Trick, By Improvement Pill
Use this quick 3-2-1 method to stop procrastination in its tracks. Once you’ve mastered it, you can easily turn the 3-2-1 method into a lasting technique that you use all the time. Use this to find your ability to build new habits! Click here or on the image below to watch.
3 Powerful Techniques To Beat Procrastination, With Arina Nikitina
This video shares three usable techniques to beat procrastination. Learn the 10-Minute Rule, 3 Magical Questions, and Ultimate Goal vs. Immediate Desire. See which one fits your personality the best. Click here or on the image below to watch.
Top image: Tim Urban/TED