Everyone I’ve met has at least one realistic dream they’d like to see come true.
They’d like to have a good body. Or be nicer. Or learn a hobby.
But when I ask them what they’re doing to make it come true, almost always, stripping away the wishy-washy, what I hear is “nothing”.
Not surprising. Our brains were wired to be short-sighted.
Procrastination isn’t a mark of the lazy. It’s the default, a mark of normality.
Although college kids are the most likely to wait until the last minute, the problem is universal. According to online goal setting community 43things.com , stop procrastination is the third most popular goal (no surprise, lose weight is #1).