Staying organized means knowing what is ahead of you. The simplest way we’ve managed to keep-up with requests, new projects and deadlines are simple paper calendars. You can run the world on a page a day calendar.
HLS World Map
There are several algorithms out there to programatically generate a color from text, but this takes it one step further and generates a color based on a physical location.
Using geonames’ free data set and a few quick lines of scripting, it was possible to convert a table of boring data in to a sovereign country. Even on a blank page, the borders are distinctly visible without the need to draw them explicitly.