Have you ever sat down to start an important task only to start organizing your sock drawer followed by watching cat videos on youtube? Perhaps you suddenly realize that the dog needs a bath, and while you’re at it, the car hasn’t been washed lately either.
Next thing you know, it’s the afternoon and not only is your important task unfinished, you haven’t even started.
Mark Twain once said that if the first thing you do each morning is to eat a live frog, you can go through the day with the satisfaction of knowing that is probably the worse thing that's going to happen to you all day. Your “frog” is your biggest, most important task, the one you are most likely to procrastinate on if you don’t do something about it.
Eat That Frog! by Brian Tracy is a bestselling book on time management with a practical methodology for conquering high tech distractions--such as email, the internet and cell phones--that continually keeps us from being able to focus on what's truly important. Eat That Frog! provides the 21 most effective methods for conquering procrastination and accomplishing more.