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Ze Frank on procrastination today09 years 7 weeks ago
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Continuous Partial Attention?179 years 22 weeks ago
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Goal Setting79 years 15 weeks ago
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Keeping a task log or timesheet19 years 14 weeks ago
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Procrastination through over-focus on unimportant details?29 years 14 weeks ago
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'Shorthand' tips for handwritten notes?369 years 39 weeks ago
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'Magnetic ' group task scheduling software wanted (Mac)09 years 16 weeks ago
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ADD/ADHT/ADT getting tested...109 years 20 weeks ago
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Photo organization79 years 20 weeks ago
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