One of the biggest challenges we must face as we grow older is procrastination. It is detrimental to our work ethic as it provides very little motivation to do productive things. In much simpler terms, procrastination is the inability to carry out a task in an appropriate and timely manner. Unfortunately, procrastination is heavily associated with laziness, but that is simply not the case in all circumstances. Procrastination can happen to anyone, even the most ambitious people out there. There are many reasons why one might procrastinate, but there are many solutions as well.
The epidemic of procrastination is not to be taken lightly, due to its devastating effects and how many people suffer from it. Procrastination makes itself known especially when we are in middle/high school. A lot of us tend to push off our work towards the last minute, thus forcing us to rush and turn in work that isn’t our best. Fortunately for me, the desire to put off my work was weaker than my desire to get everything done. Whilst I may not have had extreme procrastination, it was still there and I would always worry for my friends who struggled with it even more.
There are plenty of reasons why one might choose to procrastinate. In order to overcome this phenomena, it is best to understand why you do it, and find solutions relevant to your reason why. Reasons why you procrastinate can include:
Even though I do not have the most experience with procrastination, here are ways that helped me overcome it, and I hope they help you as well!
One of the most bonding aspects of our lives is procrastination. While we may not share the same reasons and effects of procrastination, it is still something that we should work together to overcome. Unfortunately, most people deal with this phenomena at vital points in their lives, whether it be school or work. Luckily for us, there are plenty of causes and solutions to this issue. I sincerely hope that anyone who has read this article will find the information provided useful, and if not, I hope that it drives you to do further research. Good luck and remember to try your very best for everything.
Best of luck,