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    Hey guys,

    I was just wondering if anyone has any tips on how to motivate yourself to get things done. This is not out of laziness so please don't tell me to stop being lazy. Motivating myself with rewards such as food doesn't work. Any ideas on how I can get myself to do these things today?
    1) Clean my room
    2) Do 2 statistics papers
    3) Write some of my personal statement
    This may sounds silly but I'm actually struggling to get things done with exam stress etc. so any constructive advice would be much appreciated.


    Listen to music when you clean. It makes time fly by.
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    (Original post by mero22)
    Listen to music when you clean. It makes time fly by.
    Good idea! Can't believe I didn't think of that...thanks!
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