College life and procrastination go hand in hand for most of the students. Since students really hate writing long and difficult essays they tend to procrastinate most of the time. Procrastination is the act of delaying a particular task to be done some other time. It is not just about essays but anything that you delay to be done some other time is called procrastination. It can be very dangerous because it can cause harm to you in terms of delayed submissions of your homework. It can cost you grade and even the degree if it becomes dominant in your life. Procrastination is also sort of an addiction and you also become habitual to it if you practice it too much. What normally happens is when you get an essay to write and you have around five days to submit it you think you have plenty of time and you will be able to do it. Every day you wake up and convince yourself that you have plenty of time to finish your work before the due date. On the day before the actual submission bells start ringing in your ears and you start panicking. The purpose of this article is to provide you some useful tips as to how you can defeat this harmful habit of procrastination. Below are some useful tips for you to consider.
The next time you have an essay to write be determined to start working on it from the word go. Essay writing is a long process and you need sufficient amount of time to conduct research and gather data to arrange it in an organized way. Be determined and just get along with it without thinking too much. If you have five days to complete it set your own deadline. Try to complete it the day you are assigned.
If your essay is too long and keeping you from initiate the writing process than break it down into small sections. The best way to solve a problem is to break it down into small achievable steps. Similarly, you need to divide your essay into workable sections.