All tagged procrastination
Soon: An Overdue History of Procrastination isn't a book about how to "fix" procrastination. Rather it is a review of the different ways people have thought about it over time, as well as Santella’s own challenges with procrastination. There are many takes on the topic that made for a good, fairly quick read.
"With everything you do you should train yourself to question your repeated behaviors." Is one version of the summary of this book.
There's a time for every out-of-scope project task, and the time is later.
Dave Munger at Cognitive Daily found a fun study about procrastination and deadlines. The short result: deadlines are effective means of reducing the Student Syndrome.
A little entertainment from Paul Graham: "Good procrastination is avoiding errands to do real work."