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10 Techniques to Meet a Deadline

Missing a deadline can make you look bad - or even worse, make you lose a job or fail a class. Whatever the scenario might be, you should always get your work finished on time. However, due to all of the distractions in our lives, it can be…

Remove the Stress, Pick a Deadline

The purpose of a self-imposed deadline is to sharpen the edge of your prioritization sword and stake a flag of coordination for the team. It’s not a hill to die on. It’s not a justification for weeks of death marching. It’s a voluntary…

How to Ship Without a Deadline

Deadlines are a double edged sword. They can be helpful for getting something out the door, but they can also cause a lot of compromise in the finished product in the name of “shipping.” There is a natural tension between wanting to “ship…