Wanting to control everything - Deepstash

Bite-sized knowledge

to upgrade

your career

Ideas from books, articles & podcasts.

Wanting to control everything

By procrastinating, you hold the most control over whatever task you’re working on. However, this also means, obviously, that that particular task isn’t being done.

STASHED IN:

263

MORE IDEAS FROM THE SAME ARTICLE

It’s totally okay for you to sometimes lounge around and watch TV rather than mow the lawn. Just don’t let that behavior become habitual.

If you put something off and then forget to write down that you need to do it later, it’s possible that you could entirely forget about the first task.

Almost everything we do can be broken down into little manageable parts.

There are definitely varying levels of self-control. However, there is a point in which your self-control can get in the way of productivity.

Procrastinating a task does not always equate to worse work. Some people work very well under pressure and can produce very good work.

It can be discouraging when a project takes you two weeks to complete when you thought it would take one.

You cannot fail at something when you don’t do it at all. Facing your fear of failure will help you eventually overcome that fear, or learn to manage it.

It can be tempting to put things off or delay completing tasks simply because you’re worried about the outcome being less than perfect.

24 Reactions

Comment

It's time to

READ

LIKE

A PRO!

Jump-start your

reading habits

, gather your

knowledge

,

remember what you read

and stay ahead of the crowd!

Takes just 5 minutes a day.


TRY THE DEEPSTASH APP

+2M Installs

4.7 App Score