The Psychology of Dread Tasks - Daniel Gross


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There are things you want to do. There are things you need to do. Sometimes these are the same. This post is how to handle life when they aren’t. The sensation of thinking of a task can be pleasant or painful. via Pocket
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7 weeks ago by jburkunk
There are things you want to do. There are things you need to do. Sometimes these are the same. This post is how to handle life when they aren’t. The sensation of thinking of a task can be pleasant or painful.
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7 weeks ago by josephaleo
There are things you want to do. There are things you need to do. Sometimes these are the same. This post is how to handle life when they aren’t. The sensation…
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8 weeks ago by johnrclark
We all have stuff that we don't want to do but need to do, and if your like me you tend to procrastinate those items. I like the suggestions here.

> Thankfully, these predictions are frequently wrong. All you need to do is reverse engineer your thought patterns. Here are some strategies I find useful for tricking myself into doing what I need to do.

I also like the style of this website with the highlighting in the post.
9 weeks ago by thingles
All you need to do is reverse engineer your thought patterns. Here are some strategies I find useful for tricking myself into doing what I need to do.
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9 weeks ago by chris.leaman
There are things you want to do. There are things you need to do. Sometimes these are the same. This post is how to handle life when they aren’t. The sensation…
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9 weeks ago by toph
There are things you want to do. There are things you need to do. Sometimes these are the same. This post is how to handle life when they aren’t. The sensation…
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9 weeks ago by dshack