As the Fall Semester is coming to an end and deadlines are quickly approaching, here is a post written by Ed Grabinowski with five useful tips on how to deal with the stress of due dates.
- Stay organized!
-Keep a calendar with all important dates scheduled to insure that nothing is missed.
- Don’t procrastinate,
-Break assignments down and make a timeline that permits you to complete each component leading up to the final task.
- Delegate smaller tasks,
-With group work, find out peoples strengths and delegate parts accordingly so that the work can be completed efficiently.
- Use a soft deadline,
-Move up deadlines from what you were initially told so that you can account for any unexpected events that may occur.
- Don’t set yourself up to fail.
-Ask for help and use the resources you have available to the best of your ability.