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  • July 21
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Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices to Stop Procrastination

July 21

Procrastination is a huge problem for many people, and can eat away at both productivity and self-esteem.

Even people with good time management skills can waste a great deal of time struggling with procrastination. But there is hope! This topic helps participants understand the most common causes of procrastination, and identify their own biggest procrastination challenges. You will learn practical strategies for overcoming procrastination by overcoming the obstacles that get in the way of you completing a task, and building up your strengths and abilities to tackle even the toughest projects. You will learn how to identify the best strategies for your particular needs, and to become more productive by reducing wasted time. This workshop provides easy and effective solutions for anyone who has trouble getting started or finishing projects, tasks, and assignments.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to discuss the most common reasons why people procrastinate.
  • You will be able to review how to stop procrastinating by reducing the obstacles.
  • You will be able to recognize your strengths to overcome procrastinating.
  • You will be able to identify strategies to avoid procrastinating.

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Agenda

Introduction
  • Why Not Procrastinate?
Why We Do It
  • Most Common Reasons
  • Identifying Your Reasons
How to Stop Procrastinating by Reducing the Obstacles
  • Change Your State
  • Fight Back
  • Explore Your Resistance
  • Tricks for Making the Obstacles Smaller
  • Schedule to Succeed
  • Make It Fun
Overcoming Procrastination by Increasing Your Strength
  • Remind Yourself of Strengths
  • Start With Your Best
  • Make a Plan
  • List Your Resources
  • Focus on the Why
  • Get Some Inspiration
  • Create Incentives
  • Get a Support Partner
Next Steps for Becoming a Do It Now-er
  • How to Choose the Right Strategies for You
  • Getting Support
  • Making a Plan for Your Next Steps
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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Credits

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  • AIPB 1.5
     
  • This program is acceptable for 1.5 CPEC(s) towards the CB designation through the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB).
     
  • ASAP PACE 0.1
     
  • This course is pre-approved through the American Society of Administrative Professionals (ASAP) for 0.1 CEU(s) towards your PACE Recertification.
     
  • IAAP 1.5
     
  • This course has been preapproved by the International Association of Administrative professionals for 1.5 recertification point(s).
     
  • CPE 1.8 including Personal Development 1.8
     
  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpas/complaints. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.8 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Personal Development for 1.8 hours. Prerequisite: . Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a registered provider for CPA CPE through the State Education Department of New York, Sponsor number: 000640. The following course will carry the subject area of Specialized Knowledge and Applications for 1.5 hours.
     

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This course was last revised on May 15, 2018.

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for business owners and managers, supervisors, associates, accountants, controllers, bookkeepers, CPAs, directors, and administrative professionals.

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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Maryann Murphy, MSW, CPO®

Maryann Murphy, MSW, CPO®

Maryann Murphy, MSW, Professional Organizer

  • Certified Professional Organizer®; full-time organizing and time management business for 11 years
  • Former clinical social worker/behavior therapist working with adults to improve productivity and reduce stress for over 10 years
  • Author of STOP Wasting Your Precious Time: 60 Easy Strategies for Eliminating Your Biggest Time Wasters at Work, available in paperback and Kindle from Amazon
  • Professional speaker, conducting regular seminars, workshops, and webinars on time management, downsizing, organizing, and overcoming procrastination; creator of two “28 Day Success” coaching programs on time & paper management
  • Past president, National Speakers Association New England chapter; award-winning speaker and Distinguished Toastmaster, Toastmasters international
  • Golden Circle member of National Association of Productivity and Professional Organizing (NAPO), director of professional development, instructor for new organizer workshops, co-chair of national special interest group
  • Ran U.S. Census for three counties, 250,000 residents as a local census office manager
  • Master’s degree in social work; B.A. degree in psychology, certificate as specialist in chronic disorganization
  • Can be contacted at 508-292-6706, [email protected], on Twitter® @MMurphyMSW, or www.maryannmurphy.com
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Product ID: 407753
Published 2018, 2020
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