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Getting Motivation and Beating Procrastination

Here’s how you can systematically overcome procrastination, and find the motivation you need to get things done.

5 Ways to Turn an Unproductive Day Around

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5 Ways to Turn an Unproductive Day Around

The way you start your morning sets the tone for the rest day. Waking up and starting the day productively, most likely results in a productive day. But…start a day with a bad mood and it can spiral out of control and you’ll get nothing done at all. We’ve all been there. I used to […]

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3 Ways to Get Projects Started

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3 Ways to Get Projects Started

The now-classic business saying goes: everyone has great ideas, but how you execute them is what matters. It is the execution – getting started on a project or idea – that makes the magic happens. The problem is, we’re not commonly taught how to execute on our ideas. This article is going to correct that […]

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How to Focus Long Enough on One Thing to Get It Done

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How to Focus on One Thing and Get It Done

One of the most common complaints I hear amongst my office-working peers nowadays is this: I can’t just focus long enough on one thing to get it done! They usually follow up with a number of reasons: I really try, but I always get interrupted by (phone, email, boss etc). There just isn’t enough time […]

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Just. Handle. It.

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Just Handle It.

It absolutely amazes me the things that people let slip in their lives. Dishes going uncleaned. Bills going unpaid. Emails going unanswered. What ever happened to being a responsible adult who has it together?

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5 Tips for Pushing Through and Being Productive at the End of the Day

Motivation

It’s almost the end of the day. You have one or two more things to do before you can go call it a day…but you lack the motivation or energy to get it done. It’s a challenge all of us have faced at some point in time. You might start off your mornings productively, but […]

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The Definitive Answer To: Should I Keep My Goals a Secret?

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Should I Keep My Goals a Secret?

It’s on ongoing debate in the productivity space as to whether goals (and missions in life) should be kept a secret or loudly broadcast for everyone to hear. Almost every week I read a new article backed by another study or a behavioural science analysis that says that yes, we should tell everyone, or no, […]

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Top 5 Excuses Procrastinators Tell Themselves

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Procrastination Excuses

Whenever you’re procrastinating, you’re having a dialog with yourself where you masterfully rationalize why it’s okay to not do things. You’ll come up with any excuse to procrastinate and if you know you procrastinate a lot – I’ve compiled the top 5 excuses you’re most likely telling yourself (and what you can do about it).

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