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Lessons from a Procrastinator

Spongebob Squarepants Procrastination from QuickMeme "There's no way I can do this," I thought to myself as I nervously got ready for my first class at Indiana University's Luddy School of Informatics. "I can't believe it's really happening. I'm gonna be a PhD student!" I'm 38 years old, and it's been 16 years since I… Continue reading Lessons from a Procrastinator


Intro to Health Informatics Blog (Full Journal)

Top Lessons What’s been helpful I’ve noticed is having personal events scheduled to be an added motivator to get work done early, rather than just to meet the assignment deadlines. Will power not enough and can cause more avoidant behavior - perfection adds to stress, and progress decreases it, but mental exhaustion wall can be… Continue reading Intro to Health Informatics Blog (Full Journal)