Welcome to Michael’s Blog!

Welcome to Michael's blog. Michael Andrew, (aka Michael The Maven) is a freelance producer, photography instructor, tech innovator, and when needed, disaster aid specialist. Disclaimer: Michael is a participant in Bhphoto & Amazon affiliate programs that provides an advertising commission if you purchase through links on this website.


Viewing one post  |  view all recent posts

09.13.07         personal  

Mental Grease


Have you ever had something you knew you had to do, but for whatever reason were dreading doing it? Procrastination is a form of mental clutter and this is how I have learned to deal with it:

Before you start, tell yourself over and over "It will be super easy."
As you are engaged in the process, tell yourself over and over "Wow...this is so easy."
Once you complete the task, say to yourself "Dang....that was SO easy...why did I not want to do that?"

Try it out....you'll be suprised how easy your assignments become. It isnt that the assignment is difficult, its our own attitude that paints it "difficult". Over a period of time, you realize when you can control your attitude towards an assignment, it really does become easier.

blog stats
posts: 4,834
comments: 12,247
visits:
archive by month
2020:   january  february  march
2019:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2018:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2017:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2016:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2015:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2014:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2013:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2012:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2011:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2010:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2009:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2008:   january  february  march  april  may  june  july  august  september  october  november  december
2007:   january  july  august  september  october  november  december
Digital Photography Crash Course DVDMichael Andrew Lollipops | Photoshop Action SetCanon Speedlite Crash Course DVDPaintballer ProPhotoshop Crash Course DVD Beginner LessonsPhotography Lighting Crash CourseMA- Maui Screen Savers 2009Business Crash Course For PhotographersMaven Adapter - Sky Cam ConnectorCanon 5Diii Crash Course Training VideoBH PhotoCanon 600EX-RT Speedlite Crash CourseMichael Andrew Maui Desktop WallpaperNikon D5300 Crash Course DownloadNikon D7100 Crash Course Training Tutorial VideoCanon 6D Crash Course Tutorial Training VideoAdvanced Photography Techniques Lessons DVD