"Productivity is like a train. You start off slow and begin to pick up speed until you're just chugging along. Distractions slow you down and result ..."
"Productivity is like the dashboard in your car – the speedometer, tachometer and engine gauges – control comes from the way you use the foot pedals and steering wheel."
"Productivity is like a diamond. It is multi-faceted. Its value is enhanced when those with the proper tools work on it. It can be measured in a variety of ways."
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.