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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Procrastination

Nearly a quarter of the subjects reported that procrastination was a problem for them, regarding the same tasks. However, as many as 65% indicated that they would like to reduce their procrastination when writing papers and approximately 62% indicated the same for studying for exams and 55% for reading weekly ...

www.psychologytoday.com/articles/200308/procrastination-ten-things-know

Aug 23, 2003 ... Procrastination is not a problem of time management or of planning. Procrastinators are not different in their ability to estimate time, although they are more optimistic than others. "Telling someone who procrastinates to buy a weekly planner is like telling someone with chronic depression to just cheer up," ...

www.webmd.com/balance/features/procrastination-problem-fix

Feb 18, 2014 ... Everyone delays or puts things off sometimes, and that's fine, says Timothy Pychyl, PhD, an associate professor of psychology at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. You might postpone a meeting because of a schedule conflict, or to give yourself time to prepare. Procrastinating becomes a problem only ...

www.successconsciousness.com/guest_articles/procrastination.htm

The Procrastination Problem. By Susan J. Letham. Procrastinators delay until the day after tomorrow what they know they should have done the day before yesterday. What does procrastination look like? We all put off working on unpleasant or tedious tasks from time to time. Washing the car, taking out garbage, cleaning ...

www.businessinsider.com/this-is-how-to-stop-procrastination-from-ruining-your-life-2012-2

Feb 17, 2012 ... Some people may wonder why procrastination advice seems to never work for them and if there is a deeper issue at hand. Well, for 20 percent of the population who are chronic procrastinators, it is a serious problem that needs to be addressed, according to Joseph Ferrari, a psychology professor at ...

www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newHTE_96.htm

Procrastination can damage your potential, your career, and your mood. Use these strategies to overcome it and take back control of your day!

www.theodysseyonline.com/problems-procrastination

Oct 21, 2017 ... There are many ways to avoid success in life, and while no one consciously wishes ill to themselves - procrastination is a real life problem that many people face. Procrastination - procrastinating, is an actual action that can sabotage people on their path to success. It's a chronic issue and a very serious ...

www.psychologicalscience.org/observer/why-wait-the-science-behind-procrastination

Mar 29, 2013 ... True procrastination is a complicated failure of self-regulation: experts define it as the voluntary delay of some important task that we intend to do, despite knowing that we'll suffer as a result. A poor concept of time may exacerbate the problem, but an inability to manage emotions seems to be its very ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/04/27/why-you-cant-help-read-this-article-about-procrastination-instead-of-doing-your-job

Apr 27, 2016 ... But the reasons people procrastinate are not understood that well. Some researchers have viewed procrastination largely as a failure of self-regulation — like other bad behaviors that have to do with a lack of self-control, such as overeating, a gambling problem or overspending. Others say it's not a matter ...