Who among us hasn’t had the dreadful experience of putting in a late night at the office? Or taking work home to labor on long into the night? Or trying to crank out a twenty-page term paper the night before it’s due?

Of course, the best solution to this problem would probably be to not have it in the first place – to be more proactive and procrastinate less. But procrastination, whether we like it or not, happens. Moreover, there are times when circumstances beyond our control force us to burn the midnight oil. You can be the most organized person in the world and still get slammed by a last-minute project overhaul.

When the going gets tough, turn to this new infographic from training firm STL, which offers 11 helpful tips for staying productive no matter how tired you are. Ranging from strategic breaks to bulletproof coffee, these tactics are sure to help you meet that deadline, no matter how late it gets.

Just don’t make it a regular thing, okay?


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