Archive for October 2007

The Artful Art of Procrastination

October 31, 2007

Arranged your books according to color, check. Genre? Check. Size? Check. Spent 30 minutes looking for the one and only perfect pen to write with, check. Sudden interest in how your stapler works, check. Spent an hour fixing all the wires nesting on your desk, check. I think I need to clean my tape dispenser. Check, check, check.

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If you need to pile on more of those Need to Do NOW tasks, check out this candy vid by John Kelly.

Snagged from designboom

And if you get bad rap for this spontaneous ability to multi-task, don’t worry, it’s more productive than it appears to be– and even the scholarliest of them all catches the bug. Mr. Philosopher John Perry’s practically got it down to a science.