When facing a creative quandary, sometimes an outside perspective is just enough to shake you out of an inspiration rut. Sure, there are productive upsides to working in solitary, but, from time to time, two heads can often be better than one. Throughout history, specific locations have emerged as particularly kind to collaboration and innovation, ushering along vital advances for human progress in a diverse range of fields. Take a look at some of the historical hotspots where intellects and creatives alike have gathered to make headway for the greater good.
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I didn't want to become one of those people. You know who I mean. Maybe you've been one yourself.
If so, here's your MO: constant social media posts about your exercise routines. Status updates filled with pre-fab facts about the cause. Endless e-mails asking for $10 more. Yes, I'm talking about the charity walker in the age of the web.