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The Power of Procrastination (And How to Conquer it) | Tim Urban | RSAC 2018

<span data-sheets-value="{"1":2,"2":"As a self-proclaimed ‘master procrastinator’, Tim Urban has zeroed in on what it means to be a procrastinator and why we choose to avoid tasks until the ‘panic monster’ drives us to productivity. While this humanistic tendency can be detrimental toward our careers, Urban shows that by changing our perspective on looming tasks, responsibilities and related deadlines, we can reduce the negative effects of procrastination and improve our ability to complete work even when not facing a deadline -- and ultimately have more impact.\n\nWatch Urban's full keynote at RSA Conference 2018 here: https://www.rsaconference.com/videos/why-procrastinators-procrastinate-the-never-ending-battle-in-our-heads\n\nTim Urban is a writer, public speaker and the mastermind behind the Wait But Why blog: https://goo.gl/ZSPVsS";}" data-sheets-userformat="{"2":4482,"4":[null,2,14281427],"10":2,"11":4,"15":"Arial"}">As a self-proclaimed ‘master procrastinator’, Tim Urban has zeroed in on what it means to be a procrastinator and why we choose to avoid tasks until the ‘panic monster’ drives us to productivity. While this humanistic tendency can be detrimental toward our careers, Urban shows that by changing our perspective on looming tasks, responsibilities and related deadlines, we can reduce the negative effects of procrastination and improve our ability to complete work even when not facing a deadline -- and ultimately have more impact.

Watch Urban's full keynote at RSA Conference 2018 here.

Tim Urban is a writer, public speaker and the mastermind behind the Wait But Why blog.

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