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The tomorrow trap : unlocking the secrets of the procrastination-protection syndrome

By: Peterson, Karen E
Material type: BookPublisher: Deerfield Beach, Fla. : Health Communications, c1996.Description: xvi, 363 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781558744172Program: ENGG940, ISIT940, ISIT990Subject(s): ProcrastinationDDC classification: 155.2/32
Summary:
Tomorrow never comes, but the tomorrow trap is a perennial prison of postponement that ensnares most of us at one time or another - and many people all of the time. Missed opportunities, missed deadlines, missed lives. Procrastination is not the same thing as laziness. There is always an underlying, protective reason for putting off decisions, plans, and activities. This book helps readers unlock the hidden factors that makes people live the half-life of procrastination. The author draws from her own painful experiences in the tomorrow trap, from case studies, and from psychological research, to offer ways out of the tomorrow trap.
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REGULAR Main Collection 155.232 PE TO (Browse shelf) Available T0054094

ISIT990 Spring 2021

ENGG940 / ISIT 990 / ISIT940 Spring 2021

ENGG955 Spring 2021

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-363).

Tomorrow never comes, but the tomorrow trap is a perennial prison of postponement that ensnares most of us at one time or another - and many people all of the time. Missed opportunities, missed deadlines, missed lives. Procrastination is not the same thing as laziness. There is always an underlying, protective reason for putting off decisions, plans, and activities. This book helps readers unlock the hidden factors that makes people live the half-life of procrastination. The author draws from her own painful experiences in the tomorrow trap, from case studies, and from psychological research, to offer ways out of the tomorrow trap.

ENGG940, ISIT940, ISIT990

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