Akash Mitra

Akash Mitra

Biologist | Blogger | Video content creator

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Productivity, a slight change in its definition

The Productivity Rule Since time immemorial, work and time are two fundamental assets that are closely related. During the industrial revolution, the efficiency of workers in factories or mills was recorded by a productivity system. This translates to work done by a worker divided by the time in which the work was completed. Hence, this …

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Graphic designing and video editing gave me my first paycheck

How it all started It was two years back if I remember correctly. It was the initial stage of the pandemic lockdown. I was full-on into my preparation for the various different PhD entrances all over the country along with completing my Master’s degree. Apart from that on the side, I had recently completed a …

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Book summary – Show Your Work (by Austin Kleon)

🔎A quick snippet of the book Show Your Work is a manuscript of curated thoughts on how to literally “SHOW YOUR WORK” to the whole world by manifesting all the available resources that are at your fingertips, especially in this era of digital creativity. This book is a little bit different from the typical self-help …

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How do you use Anki – a beginner’s guide to digital flashcard

There has been tons of research on effective studying practices and most of the students have been found to rely on re-reading, summarizing, and highlighting for learning or revising contents. Although, these are the widely used methods, but unfortunately, researches also suggest that these fall under the tag of least effective techniques one can use …

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