Pressure is a fuel and if you embrace it rather than letting it get you emotional, you can put things off to the last minute and still do a good job, harnessing the energy that pressure builds up.

How to Use Pressure to Get More Done Without Freaking Out – Stepcase Lifehack

When we’re working on something without a sense of urgency and pressure, we’re usually stopping to check email or chat with the guy in the next cubicle in the process. When pressure kicks in, so does a great deal of focus and a degree of tunnel-vision that prevents us from getting distracted by unimportant things.

How to Use Pressure to Get More Done Without Freaking Out – Stepcase Lifehack