5 Foolproof Tips to Overcome Procrastination

By Melody Wilding, LMSW

laptop-and-coffeeIf you’re like me, you have a growing to-do list filled with big ideas to accomplish. Yet day after day, life gets in the way and our passion project falls by the wayside.

We make excuses like “I’ll do it tomorrow” or “I’m not in the mindset right now”, waiting for the perfect moment of inspiration to suddenly strike. The funny thing is that “perfect moment” doesn’t actually exist.

Maybe you don’t know how to start. Or maybe you’re afraid of failing. Whatever is holding you back, acknowledging and diffusing resistance is the first step to ending procrastination.

To help you with this process, here are five productivity hacks to kick your motivation into high gear:

If you try to do everything, you’ll end up doing nothing. Taking on too much at once dilutes energy and focus, meaning you can’t bring your best self to any task.

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