Q. “What do you do when you’ve done one of those things you are afraid of and feel like you failed at it?”
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Today’s article is by guest author and Secrets Of Her Success expert panel member, Lynn Scheurell, of My Creative Catalyst.com
“Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the ‘someday I’ll’ philosophy.” ~ Denis Waitley
According to the dictionary, procrastination is defined as “to put off intentionally and habitually, or to put off intentionally the doing of something that should be done”.
If we break that definition down, we see that there is personal and deliberate knowingness in our delaying the doing of something that should get done and that delaying can become a pattern, or habit, over time. For purposes of this forum, the “should” get done is presumed to be something you want, could, need or should get done, and is not the “should” of false obligation (as in, don’t should on yourself!).
Today’s post is by guest author and Secrets Of Her Success Expert Panel Member, Lynn Scheurell, of My Creative Catalyst.com “Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson When you stop to think about it, everything in life…