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‘I’ll Get To It Later’: Why You Procrastinate

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When we wait until the very last minute to write a term paper, or have those difficult conversations with loved ones, we tell ourselves and others we’re just procrastinating. But that behavior can point to more than just boredom or too little time. It can be an effect of many factors, even genetics. Psychology professor Dr. Joseph Ferrari is an expert on the issue. He explains how parents contribute to the behavior, how technology plays a role and how we get just get things done sooner. Are you a procrastinator? How has it affected you?

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