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Questions tagged [procrastination]

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How to ask co-worker to let me work?

As most people, I am not productive 100% of the time I spend at the office, but I try to keep my procrastination time to the minimum (preparing tea, going to the bathroom, answering my messages) and ...
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How do I politely tell my boss that I don't want to watch him write code? [closed]

I was brought into my company as a front end developer. Their project load was a lot weaker than they thought it was so I ended up finishing my projects pretty quickly. I decided to practice full ...
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How to deal with productive procrastinators? [closed]

I have a worker in my company that works like twice as good as any of my other workers! twice as fast with twice as quality! But he is madly procrastinating and can't be relied on! Sometimes he comes ...
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I procrastinated on a project for too long, what should I do? [duplicate]

This procrastination issue has a long buildup, but I will try to explain it briefly. I was working on a large project with a senior programmer in a language/methodology I was new to. About half-way ...
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I have the ability to do the work, but can't make myself do it [closed]

I'm over ten years in the workplace as a programmer. Originally my work was creating web applications in ASP.NET, including SQL databases. I've become an expert in web-based solutions from .Net forms ...
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Team member spends a lot of time on social media/youtube/chat [duplicate]

I keep catching one of my team members (who I am managing) on youtube, social media and chat. Our environment is quite relaxed in that sense - we all do this. Hence posting of the workplace right ...