• I leave everything until the last minute.
  • I'm always putting things off.
  • I'm lazy – I waste so much time.
  • I keep getting distracted.
  • I think I work better under pressure, but then I have to rush to get everything done.

If any of these statements sound familiar, it's probably because you sometimes put things off, or procrastinate.

We all do this sometimes, but when you are a student it can become a problem. You may end up missing deadlines, or feeling so rushed and stressed that your work isn't as good as you would like it to be.

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