Category Archives: Getting Started

Fear of Starting

I’ve mentioned how I use productive procrastination as a way to avoid starting the thing I should be doing (like, my thesis), and I’ve heard from several of you that you have similar strategies. But recently I read two pieces … Continue reading

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Productive Procrastination

“Productive procrastination” is a term my family came up with…and we’re all really good at it. You have your “procrastination part,” which is defined as the delaying of an action, and then you have your “productive” part, which is producing, … Continue reading

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Baby Steps

My first worry about beginning the thesis writing process was that I have to pick a topic. After doing some research though, I’ve found that there are a few steps students should take before worrying about what their thesis will … Continue reading

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