Read this later: 7 ways to combat procrastination

Don’t turn mistakes into failures

Walk before you can run

Screw around honestly

Find an external driver for your intrinsic motivation

Don’t be yourself

Do what you can not what you should

Stop in the middle of a task at the end of the day

blog.lucidible.com — Sentience > Intelligence — Being effective, ie getting the results you want, depends on clear thinking rather than brains.