12/11/2014 02:22 EST | Updated 01/07/2015 09:59 EST

Stop Procrastinating And Get Sh*t Done With These 15 Tips

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We get it. Your to-do list is waging a war against your instinct to put off everything until the last minute, and that Christmas clock just keeps on counting down the days until you're officially the delinquent who didn't get gifts for any of the kids.

But as of right now, there's still time. So if you're the type who procrastinates, we're going to suggest you don't wait until 2015 to attempt to mend your ways, because you can impress the heck out of your family and friends by changing your habits now.

After all, according to psychologists, procrastination is largely a matter of self-control, and it is literally within your power to break the habit. We're not going to lie — you're going to have to invest a bit of time in order to do this, so ... maybe try not to put that off first, OK?

Below are some tips courtesy of Essay Expert to help you kick procrastination's butt;


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