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Don’t Stop Procrastinating, Just Get Better at It

How to channel a bad habit into something that actually makes your life easier

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If you ask Frank Partnoy, a professor at Berkeley Law School and the author of Wait: The Art and Science of Delay, procrastination has gotten a bad name. “The reality is everyone is procrastinating… all the time,” he says—himself included.

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