The Cure for Procrastinitus
We’ve all done it. Waited and waited, then waited some more to carry out a task that should have been completed eons ago. No worries. Occasional procrastination likely won’t send an avalanche of woes tumbling into your life. Hey, even a highly responsible professional such as myself has been guilty of the offense here and there. But…if you’re making a habit of putting things off until the last nanosecond, you’re playing a dangerous game of catch up with Old Man Time. And time always, always emerges victorious. Which means you’ll be stuck in a nasty vise for a large portion of your waking life.
The squeeze is especially tight when you’re a habitual procrastinator in the academic arena. I mean, how comfortable can you be if you begin studying for a biology final one hour before the exam? Even the brightest bulbs among us need ample prep time.
Lucky for you masters of the delay there’s a cure for ‘procrastinitus academicus’. You won’t find it in the over-the-counter section of CVS. Nor is it available via your friendly pharmacist. But you will discover some golden answers right here within this insightful USA Today article. The piece highlights some serious software that will help you take the reins and re-assert yourself as the master of your study habits.
So don’t procrastinate. Check out this eye-opening article and let me know how it grabs you. And even more importantly, update me if you’ve put any of the fascinating solutions into practice. I’m sure many of your peers could reap tremendous rewards from the success stories you share.
If you want more info about overcoming your tendency to procrastinate, feel free to drop a question or two into the comment box. Or just reach out to the Career Connection team for answers to your questions or additional information relating to post-college success and career options for college students. You can connect with us at –
Connect with us on Facebook
Join our mailing list and get inside tips, updates, and workshop information.