Personal Truth Statement

Personal Truth Statement

Published on 30 March 2021

Slideshow and pep-talk about not procrastinating

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Transcript
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My Personal Truth Statement
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David Liu pd. 7
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Statement:
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Don't Procrastinate!!!
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Example 1:
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Personal Anecdote
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IB HOTA IA Research Intent form
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Stressing out about a HW assignment 30 minutes before midnight isn't good for one's sleeping habits, turns out
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The Solution?
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Example 2:
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Inspirational Quote
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“Putting off an easy thing makes it hard, and putting off a hard one makes it impossible.”
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― George Lorimer, Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son
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Example 3:
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Inspirational Quote
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You may delay, but time will not, and lost time is never found again.
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— Benjamin Franklin
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Elaboration:
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Example 1: Procrastination is unhealthy in that it usually results in staying up late to finish work
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Example 2: Procrastination makes actions much harder to perform, because it may lead to never even starting work in the first place.
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Example 3: Procrastination may lead to "losing" time as hours are spent not doing work . Furthermore, time spent procrastination is not relaxing because one hasn't finished work yet.
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Thank You For Watching!!!