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I attended a training session recently on how to organise your work and life based on David Allen’s GTD (Getting Things Done) methodology. The trainer covered how to define your own ‘contexts’ or tags – common identifiers for tasks based on type, geographical location, relationships with other people, timeliness and energy level. He then described how to implement this system in Outlook and OneNote. Thinking about how and where I work, and who with, I made the following tags:

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Photo © Peter Menzel 2012 / from The Human Face of Big Data The Human Face of Big Data is: “[…] a globally crowdsourced media project focusing on humanity’s new ability to collect, analyze, triangulate and visualize vast amounts of data in real time.” Crowdsourcing the data is done through a mobile app survey. You can download the app for Android and, as of last Thursday, iOS. Questions are grouped into topics on family, trust, sleep and dreams, sex and dating, demographics, and yourself.