Austin's World

This is my blog working out ideas from books, podcasts, trends, and thoughts in my head.
Created 14 Jul 2021
  • Taking Stock
    19 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    Thanks for reading Austin's World! If you want to join in on the fun, subscribe below and think with me. I have to admit, recently I have not been the pillar of productivity that I like to think I am....
  • Meta
    04 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    I recently learned that “metaverse” was not a term that most people have been getting familiar with over the past year or two. Maybe that’s a testament to the silos that our curated social media feeds...
  • Artists, Athletes, & Creators
    07 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    To those of you who have already joined the journey - thank you. For those of you who are new, hit that button below! Release schedule is flexible, but content will remain specific to books, trends, a...
  • Personal Legend & Identity
    15 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Things have been a whirlwind recently - and I haven’t carved enough time to sit, think, and write. Deep thought is hard to fall into when there is so much to do in New York. It’s not hard to lose sigh...
  • DAO's, NFTs, and PFPs.
    27 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    By now, you’ve seen enough of your timeline transform into cartoon animals and 8-bit Punks to ask yourself “What the hell is going on?” I did too. So you’re curious. But once you jump in everything ha...
  • Aggregate Advantages & Small Wins
    19 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    It’s true: I’ve slacked off on writing a LinkedIn #FridayRead two weeks in a row. I blame New York for that—because of the moving and apartment hunting, I haven’t done much besides gawk at the collect...
  • "Content & Technology"
    07 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 0 2
    For years I’ve been trying to do a book a month, and this year I’ve made it further than any in the past. Currently 7 for 7, and the most recent book was Bob Iger’s “Ride of a Lifetime.” I could do a ...
  • The Importance of a Diet.
    29 Jul 2021 • 3 min read
    Screen Time I’ve spent a lot of time monitoring my screen time over the last year. To the surprise of nobody, I stare at this black mirror quite a bit. I assume we all do. I’ve toyed with deleting the...
  • Lessons From "The Founder"
    20 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Last weekend I watched “The Founder” – the story of how Ray Kroc built Mcdonald’s into the powerhouse that it is – for the second time after telling my dad about how crazy the story was. As with most ...
  • Netflix + Gaming
    16 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    (This post is also shared on my LinkedIn… connect with me on there if you, uh, also pretend to wear a suit or whatever) Netflix + Gaming Earlier this week Netflix officially announced it was venturing...
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