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Organization vs. Procrastination

February 14, 2020

By Viinko

Organization vs. Procrastination

Sometimes, a picture is worth 1,000 words. So rather than saying what organization versus procrastination looks and feels like, we thought we’d show it:

Let’s see what the PROCRASTINATE route has in store:

You’re in class and your teacher hands out an assignment due in 7 days. Nobody loves getting homework, but it’s a part of life.

You spend days 1 through 6 doing everything except homework.

You’re getting up from dinner on the 6th night and your organized sibling reminds you that the paper you’ve been neglecting is due tomorrow morning.

It is now 11pm. The assignment is due at 9 am. You’ve written 10 words.
Due date.

Now, let’s replay using the ORGANIZED route :

You’re in class and your teacher hands out an assignment. Nobody loves getting homework, but it’s a part of life.

You get home, sit down at your desk, and read the assignment. What is the teacher asking for? How long is this paper? What will you have to do to complete this paper?

You build a timeline for the project – day 1 I’ll build an outline, day 2 I’ll finalize the outline, day 3 I’ll write 3 pages, day 4 I’ll take a break, day 5 I’ll write 2 pages, day 6 I’ll edit.
Cool, calm, and collected you tackle each day with ease, knowing what you must do and when you must do it.
Due Date!

Some may prefer the procrastination route, but for most that adds extra angst, stress, and a worse final product.

Organizing with VIINKO can help you or your student create an organized approach to every assignment.

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