What is the difference between procrastination and avoiding?
To me, avoiding means I can procrastinate on it forever, it may never get done.
Procrastination means I really need to do it, and will fairly soon.
Santa Fe riddle: what does mañana mean? (see below)
Strategy is the same. I carry a card labelled “avoiding” so I try to be aware of what I am avoiding. Then think of the rewards and penalties involved. Make small steps. Schedule each step. Start with the hard one first.
Is avoiding a long term form of procrastination? or is procrastination a short term form of avoiding?
Answer to riddle: No, in Santa Fe mañana does not mean tomorrow
it means not today.
All made clear in Your Life Can Be Better – coming soon