Chapter 2 Episode 17 What to Do When You Can’t Do What You Want To Do

June 12, 2018

Alive and Writing Chapter 2 Episode 17 What to Do When You Can't Do What You Want To Do

Overcommitment

If you are one of the lucky few who has never overcommitted yourself, congratulations! We’re impressed. For the rest of you, we feel your pain. Overcommitment is a real issue in today’s busy world. Join the co-hosts as they chat about commitment failure, what to do when overcommitted, and why we’re so bad at estimating our time.

Mentioned in the Episode

Fine Print by Chautona Havig (affiliate link–provides a small commission at no extra expense to you)

Exploring the Planning Fallacy: Why People Underestimate Their Task Completion Time by Buehler, Griffin, and Ross (PDF)

How to Become Good at Estimating Time by Rachel Andrew

Why You Should Not Plan in Hours or Days by Stephen Walther

Are You Overcommitted by Psychology Today

Episode 14 How to Know & What to Do When It’s Too Much

Episode 3 How to Achieve Your Goals This Year by Being SMART

Alive and Writing Book Club (Facebook group)

Future Episodes:

Building Fabulous Technology and Wondrous Magic for April

Why the Best Writers Are Insatiable Readers

5 Benefits of RPGs & How They Help You Cope


Have you missed our last few podcasts? Check them out here:

Chapter 2 Episode 14 How to Know & What to Do When It’s Too Much

Chapter 2 Episode 15 Getting Lost in the Vortex of Fountain Pens

Chapter 2 Episode 16 Mental Health Doesn’t Need a Reason to Make You Miserable

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