FOLLOW Archives and the digitization of knowledge
Unlike libraries, archives have generally resisted the digitization of knowledge. They are still mostly paper where you might spend weeks to months working through all the boxes of interest.
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FOLLOW A visual history of pandemics
As humans have spread across the world, so have infectious diseases. Even in this modern era, outbreaks are nearly constant, though not every outbreak reaches pandemic level as the COVID-19 has.
A History Of Pandemics A Pandemic is defined as the proliferation of a disease over the whole country or the entire world. Diseases and illnesses have troubled humanity since the earliest days, but ... Quarantined The original use of the word Quarantine was the act of anchoring a ship arrived in Venice, Italy, for 40 days before landing. Infectiousness of any disease is measured by the reproduction number (R0, or R naught). For example, Smallpox has an R0 of 6 whereas Measles has an R0 of 16. Vaccination, if available, and herd immunity can curb the spread of disease. Big cities, with exploding population and traffic, can lead to the rapid spread of any infectious disease. FOLLOW 8 Productivity Hacks to Get Out of To-Do List Purgatory
You may think that you don't have time for office organization, but if you really knew how much time that disorganization cost you, you'd reconsider. Rearranging and moving piles occasionally doesn't count. Neither does clearing off your desk, if you swipe the mess into a bin, or a desk drawer.
1. Rewrite It
Spend 5 minutes each morning preparing your task list to have only accomplishable tasks that fit the time you have available. Keep other tasks on a holding list for another day.
2. Be Laser Focused Set a timer for 15 minutes, shut out the world and concentrate with intense focus on one and only one task. Closing your door and turning off your phone and internet are specially important. 3. Let Go Of Tasks
not everything in your list must be done. When in doubt, delete it from your list; if it is important you’ll eventually add it back. FOLLOW How to Consistently Come Up with Great Ideas
The strangest thing about the process of generating ideas, is that there seems to be a commonly held belief that it is some sort of mystical process, one that is only reserved for the likes of 'visionaries' and mad scientists.
What ideas are An idea is a connection between two concepts.
Steve Jobs said that creativity is just connecting things. When you understand that and think of ideas in that way, the process of generat...
Step 1. Choose an area
Select the area that you would like to generate the idea in. Define it clearly and be as specific as possible.
Is it blog post ideas, local business ideas? Step 2. Find the unexpected successes
Look for surprisingly successful things.
Look for the things that look out-of-place in the area that you've chosen, but are performing above expectations. Deepstash is better on the app. Discover new ideas and get inspired daily. GET THE APP SIGN IN