What I learned this week, February 3, 2012

20 Procrastination Hacks

  1. Form a Do It Now habit.
  2. Do Your MIT first.
  3. 10-minute rule.
  4. Break it down.
  5. Love your work.
  6. 30-10.
  7. Set a deadline.
  8. Put public pressure on yourself.
  9. Reward yourself.
  10. Consider not doing it.
  11. Change to an “abundance mentality”.
  12. Clear away distractions.
  13. (10+2)*5.
  14. Procrastination dash.
  15. Track your time.
  16. Prepare yourself.
  17. Overcome your fears.
  18. Get a task-master
  19. Schedule it last-minute.
  20. Structured procrastination.

The Seven Most Penetratingly Brilliant Quotes Of All Time

“Nothing in life has any real meaning except the meaning you give it.” — Tony Robbins

“There’s many a slip twixt the cup and the lip.” — Young Guns

“There are no solutions, only trade-offs.” — Thomas Sowell

“Find something you love to do so much that you’d do it for free and find a way to make it into a career.” — Anonymous

“The last of human freedoms – the ability to choose one’s attitude in a given set of circumstances.” — Viktor E. Frankl

“It is not the critic who counts, not the one who points out how the strong man stumbled or how the doer of deeds might have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred with sweat and dust and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and comes up short time and time again; who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself a worthy cause; who if he wins knows the triumph of high achievement; and who, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory or defeat.” — Teddy Roosevelt

“Your emotions are nothing but biochemical storms in your brain and you are in control of them at any point in time.” — Tony Robbins

This Is Why Your Employees Hate You

TIP #1: You have no idea what you’re doing

TIP #2: You’re a jerk

TIP #3: You’re a space-case

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