I started researching content for this post yesterday, but put off writing it until today. And before getting down to putting words to paper, I may have read email in multiple accounts, checked my NY Times and WSJ news feeds, reviewed past blog posts, and snuck in a few games of Candy Crush (Sweet!). Though as you are reading it now, clearly I have brought this post to completion and in the process of combating the urge to do anything but blog, joined the ranks of Fight Procrastination Day celebrants. And, whether you view thwarting the urge to do anything but what needs to be done as a religious right or merely as joining the celebration—today (September 6) is the official day to do right now what you would rather (or are genetically inclined—more on that later) to put off until tomorrow.
You could read this post now and tell yourself that the wisdom imparted will help you get in the mood for that important task you should really be tacking instead. Or, you could put off reading it until later and get back to that amazing piano playing cat. In the spirit of the day, I shall assume your decision to proceed immediately, and proceed myself. Read on…Read More »