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Do you ever have days when you’re trying to get something done but keep telling yourself things like:
“Okay, I’ll start after I read one more blog post.”
“I’m just going to scroll through a couple more things on my Newsfeed.”
“It’s 1:21. At 1:30, I’ll get back to work.”
“I’m almost done with this chapter / episode / article of my newest book / Netflix show / magazine.”
“After I eat a snack, I’ll be more focused.”
I find myself using these rationalizations all the time. And they seem productive because I feel like I’m giving myself a little break, which will set me up for success.
But what I’ve found is that I’ve usually got it backwards.