STEM. STEAM. Big data. AI. AR. VR. IoT. Blockchain. Today’s biggest technology buzzwords are words that people claim to understand, with their implications on employment…
“Own your path and don’t wait for someone to tell you where you should lead your craft and career.”So what does this mean for the creative community? The non-technical professionals? The artists? Own your path and don’t wait for someone to tell you where you should lead your craft and career. Jim Spencer, founder of the short-form video news network Newsy, started the Forum's panel of guests and noted that it's a matter of preparing for the opportunities, "Ask where learning ranks as a priority. Consider if innovation is desired or required. And be willing to listen and learn." Talk to people in the know. Network with established professionals who aren’t only studying the trends, but making them. Join meet-ups within a field of interest to learn more and understand your options for up-leveling your skills. As a tech-focused city, Austin has many free groups ranging in topics and levels of sophistication. Here are a few great places to start:
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