Getting It Done Now
When you see an early warning sign, act quickly. Don't put off taking action. The simplest tool for getting things done is a to-do list. Write down your daily or weekly tasks, and don't stop until they're done.
Putting things off is one of the main reasons why some people don't get anywhere. Be someone who takes action. You can waste your time thinking of a hundred reasons why not to do something, but a far better use of energy is to work out how you can do it.
A winner will find ways to get things done. A loser will find ways to put things off. I have come across people who put more effort into working out why they can't do something than it would have taken to get the thing done. What a waste of energy!
Here are some of the common excuses people give for not getting something done: