I Work Best Under Pressure

Procrastination Rocks! 306 People

    When I'm being pushed,

    having things thrown at me, realizing the struggling obstacles ahead, knowing that odds are not my evens, feeling the urge to quit, sizing up my challenges and when I'm hearing you count me out.... OH! You got another thing coming. Just wait until I get back up...
    Logic34 Logic34
    36-40, M
    Aug 5, 2015

    Bad Case Of Student Syndrome

    6:00 PM: Time to start homework. I think I'll just read the first two pages of that book. 9:00 PM: Study a bit for the quiz tomorrow. 10:00 PM: Finish the essay, do the science project, study for the two quizzes for next week, translate the story for foreign language class, go...
    shooterboss shooterboss
    18-21, M
    Dec 29, 2011

    Under Pressure!

    pressure is my fuel haha :))
    Tuesday1120 Tuesday1120
    31-35, F
    Nov 28, 2011

    Catch 22

    I need stress under which to work, it is my driving force and I have to have a very imminent deadline. At the same time, I then feel lost when I have plenty of work to do but plenty of time to do it in. I often go through the extremes of taking too much on, and then just...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 10, 2008

    My chief really believes me ,

    he shows it so everybody in my company doesn't like me. They talk behind me badly. It makes me have bad feelings
    joliephuong joliephuong
    26-30, F
    May 11, 2014

    It's all about the adrenaline

    that surges through my veins when I need to get something done NOW. There's nothing like a deadline to make me feel alive.
    rickie53 rickie53
    41-45, M
    Dec 31, 2013

    Coping With Pressure

    In 10th grade, the pressure to do well started to really freak me out. Everyone was constantly comparing test scores and papers. I began to feel totally insecure about my ability. I felt like everyone was smarter than me, and if I didn't do better than okay, I'd never get into...
    Stacy8989 Stacy8989
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Dec 4, 2010

    Actually it's quite the opposite

    but when I do work I work hard, for example I had to clean the floors I cleaned the floor still like shine,
    dominick6 dominick6
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 13, 2015

    A Special Kind Of Pressure

    What about peer pressure? Not approaching deadline but people standing behind your shoulder? It works marvels in my case. Your kids watch you going to work looking business-like and important and you spend your day browsing wikipedia and news sites. There is now an online tool...
    maximk maximk
    36-40, M
    May 5, 2010

    When It Really Counts

    when the stakes are high and the outcome is an all or nothing situation, it's at that moment i pull all the stops and kick it into high gear, but only one of three things will happen when i do this. 1. my blood pumps harder than normal and i feel the rush of adrenaline through...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 8, 2011

    At Least That's What I Always Say...

    I am a horrible procrastinator... if given the opportunity to put something off 'til the last minute I will... and then when crunch time comes I bust my butt and surprisingly I always do a great job... 
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    Jun 5, 2008

    This One's a Mix. ...

    This one's a mix. I HATE working under pressure. But I do perform better. I think.
    iceshocker124 iceshocker124
    Oct 3, 2008

    I Could Do With Some.

      This is what I need at the moment, some pressure. Unfortunately I am the only one providing it. I need pressure to find new work, because this job is killing me softly. I need to get my focus back with writing, as the last few weeks have been total hodgy-podgy and lazy...
    smebro smebro
    22-25, M
    12 Responses Sep 23, 2007

    When the Heat Is On That...

    When the heat is on that's when I can get the opertunity to excell.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2008
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