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“I’ll be walking down the street, they’ll attack me. Not long after the family moved to Beverly Hills, Calif., when Ms. At Beverly Hills High School, she was head cheerleader and was voted “Biggest Flirt” in her senior year.Haskell was 13, her father died of a heart attack and her mother went to work. In the Los Angeles of the 1960s, she won a twist contest judged by Bob Hope and Joan Collins.You could try breaking large tasks into tiny steps. It knows there’s a huge honkin’ task there, and that tiny step might expand to eat up our whole afternoon.But if you divide time into chunks, instead of dividing your task into tiny steps, everything changes.Nikki Haskell has packed many lives into her 75 years.She has been a real estate broker, a party planner, a pioneering stockbroker, a cult talk-show host, a Studio 54 regular, a diet and fitness guru, and a socialite.
Write down the list of tasks you’ve been procrastinating on a piece of paper. Keep doing this until you’ve spent five minutes on each task. After you’ve done this a couple of times, you can move the timer from five minutes to ten minutes. That is how you build momentum for all that stuff you have been putting off.
This procrastination zapper works because you’re not thinking; you’re just acting. Even the most stubborn brain has to admit that five minutes is such a small amount of time that it won’t interfere with anything else you have to do in your life.