Renate’s Selected Radio Interviews

WDIY_Logo_600x400_08.18.15_0Take Charge of Your Life host Eleanor Bobrow in conversation with Renate Reimann, PhD, discussing how to overcome procrastination based on her latest book Beyond Procrastination – WDIY in Pennsylvania, September 2015

Clarity from Chaos radio showDavid Campbell of Clarity from Chaos in an in-depth discussion with Renate on her latest book Beyond Procrastination “that offers realistic and practical solutions to procrastination relying on tested behavioral tools rather than shaming”  – in Arizona, October 2015

radio appearance, procrastination, entertainmentListen on BBOX Radio to Moving Beyond Procrastination with Renate Reimann, Part 1, January 20, 2013 and Moving Beyond Procrastination with Renate Reimann, Part 2, January 27, 2013

Blog Talk Radio logoRenate appears on the Blog Talk Radio show, with The Latest on Beating Procrastination, January 22, 2010.

radio show, procrastination, productivity, fear managementRenate discusses Procrastination and Leadership on Blog Talk Radio, April 24, 2009.

Renate’s Selected Print Interviews

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune, How to stop procrastinating on your fitness goals, January 11, 2016

BlogCriticsInterview: Renate Reimann, Ph.D., author of ‘Beyond Procrastination: How To Stop Postponing Your Life’, October 6, 2015

public speaking, procrastination, productivityRenate is quoted in Aol’s Ask the Bachelor, February 22, 2010.

Renate’s Selected Guest Blogs

Huffington Post Canada


3 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress, December 17, 2015

7 Easy Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Dive into a Dreaded Task, October 20, 2015

6 Tips For Beating Your Procrastination Delay Tactics, October 1, 2015

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7 Tips to Stop Procrastinating and Make Your New Year Resolutions Happen, December 29, 2015

 Freelancers UnionFreelancers Union, How to tackle your most difficult task without delays, October 29, 2015

Write to Sell Your Book

7 Steps to Overcome Writing Procrastination, November 2015

Inner Self9 Tips to Overcome Procrastination and Tackle Your Most Difficult Tasks Without Delays, November 2015

Other Articles & Blogs Regarding Procrastination

The Atlantic, A Formula for Perfect Productivity, by Derek Thompson, September 17, 2014

The Atlantic, Why Writers Are the Worst Procrastinators, by Megan McArdle, February 12, 2014

Psychology Today, How to Change Fantasy Procrastination into Productive Action, by Bill Knaus, March 31, 2013

Huffington Post, Procrastination and Productivity, January 31, 2013

New York Times, Positive Procrastination, Not an Oxymoron, by John Tierney,  January 14, 2013

Sueddeutsche Zeitung, An Ode to Procrastination, January 29, 2013

Freelancers Union, Five Tips for Preventing Procrastination, January 15, 2013


Print Publications

On Procrastination

Bennett, S. 2014. Get It Done: From Procrastination to Creative Genius in 15 Minutes a Day. Novato, CA: New World Library.

Burka, J. & Yuen, L. 2008. Procrastination: Why You Do It And What To Do About It. 2nd ed. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press.

Ferrari, J.R. 2010. Still Procrastinating? The No-Regret Guide to Getting It Done. New York: Wiley.

Fiore, N. 2007. The Now Habit: A Strategic Program for Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play. 2nd ed. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin.

Knaus, W. 1998. Do It Now! Break the Procrastination Habit. 2nd ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons.

McCrea, S. M., Liberman, N., Trope, Y., & Sherman, S. J. 2008. Construal Level and Procrastination. Psychological Science 19: 1308-1314.

Perry, J. 2012. The Art of Procrastination: A Guide to Effective Dawdling, Lollygagging and Postponing. New York: Workman Publishing Company.

Portnoy, F. 2012. Wait: The Art and Science of Delay. New York: Public Affairs.

Pychyl, T. 2013. Solving the Procrastination Puzzle: A Concise Guide to Strategies for Change. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin.

Steel, P. 2007. The Nature of Procrastination: A Meta-Analysis and Theoretical Review of Quintessential Self-Regulatory Failure, Psychological Bulletin 133 (1).

Steel, P. 2011. The Procrastination Equation: How to Stop Putting Things off and Start Getting Stuff Done. New York: HarperCollins.

On Practical Issues

Allen, D. 2001. Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity. New York: Penguin.

Dodd, P. & D. Sundheim. 2008. The 25 Best Time Management Tools & Techniques: How to Get More Done Without Driving Yourself Crazy. 4th ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Peak Performance Press.

Ferner, J. 1995. Successful Time Management: A Self-Teaching Guide. 2nd ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons.

McKenzie. A. 1997. The Time Trap. 3rd ed. New York: AMACOM.

Morgenstern, J. 2004. Organizing from the Inside Out. 2nd ed. New York: Henry Holt.

Morgenstern, J. 2004. Time Management from the Inside Out. Revised 2nd ed. New York: Henry Holt.

Silber, L. 2004. Organizing from the Right Side of the Brain: A Creative Approach to Getting Organized. New York: Thomas Dunn Books.

On Psychological Issues

Amen, D. 2004. Healing Anxiety and Depression. New York: Berkeley/Penguin

Canfield, J. 2007. The Success Principles. New York: HarperCollins.

Carson, R. 2003. Taming Your Gremlin: A Surprisingly Simple Method for Getting Out Of Your Own Way. New York: HarperCollins.

Csikszentmihalyi, M. 1990. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experiences. New York: HarperCollins

Gartrell, N. 2008. My Answer Is No: How Women Can Say NO and (Still) Feel Good About It. New York: Free Press.

Jeffers, S. 2007. Feel the Fear … And Do It Anyway. New York: Ballantine Books.

McGonigal, K. The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It. New York: Avery/Penguin.

Patterson, K. et al. 2002. Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High. New York: McGraw Hill.

Patterson, K. et al. 2005. Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Resolving Broken Promises, Violated Expectations, and Bad Behavior. New York: McGraw Hill.

Mallinger, A.E. & J. DeWyze. 1992. Too Perfect: When Being in Control Gets Out of Control. New York: Random House.

Wiegartz, P.S. & K.L. Gyoerkoe. 2010. The Worrier’s Guide to Overcoming Procrastination: Breaking Free from the Anxiety that Holds You Back. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.

On Socio-Cultural Issues

Cain, S. 2012. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. New York: Crown.

Kahneman, D. 2011. Thinking, Fast and Slow. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Partnoy, F. 2012. Wait: The Art and Science of Delay. Philadelphia, PA: PublicAffairs.

Maslach, C. 2003. Burnout: The Cost of Caring. Seaford, NY: Malor Books.

Ury, W. 1993. Getting Past No: Negotiating Your Way from Confrontation to Cooperation. New York: Bantam Books.