Matt Glazer · @MattGlazer ☜ 5,372
Co-founder at @blueskyprtnrs, @TrumanProject partner, @Skillpoint board member, Former Community Director at WeWork. Views are mine & mine alone.
RT @nthnryn: Just found out we have 70+ applicants for the @ImpactHubAustin + @blueskyprtnrs + City of Austin Impact Accelerator program. T…
RT @TheAVClub: Quit fretting over that #GameOfThrones finale: Here are 10 female fantasy writers to read instead trib.al/d47xbpw ht…
Read the news this morning and got myself worked up. Congress should pass a law requiring formal, public briefings, during normal working hours, at least once a month from all executive agencies. The public deserves transpancy and the Executive branch requires accountability.
RT @LabSplice: Just a friendly reminder that the GOP is in the middle of a judiciary smash-and-grab. twitter.com/BLaw/status/11…
RT @qz: Breathing in Mexico City is now like smoking six and a half cigarettes a day qz.com/1620445/mexico…
Meanwhile, Ted Cruz warns Space Force is needed to battle space pirates yhoo.it/2VrzWyk via @YahooNews #TheWorst
Smog-ridden Mexico City suspends school classes due to pollution is further proof that this is the biggest crisis of our time. It is time for a Green New Deal. This is terrifying! reut.rs/2YuhMhx
RT @NonaAFJ: Concerned about the #AlabamaAbortionBan and the future of #RoeVsWade? You need to care about who is being appointed and confir…
A friend sent me this about WeWork today: bloom.bg/2Q5Sjbp Of course I read it. I have stock in this company. I want it to succeed. I want it to live up to the mission it espouses. The board needs to do something though. This is garbage for a company in the 3 comma club. https://t.co/ezQWfLmKy6
RT @zoeschlag: Super excited to share our first @techstars Impact Report! Incredibly proud of the impact these companies are creating, and…
HUUUUUUGE congrats to the entire @MassChallengeTX 2019 cohort. See a lot of @UTexasMSTC grads in the mix too. That makes it twice as nice. Here is the full list: bit.ly/2Q7ErgD
RT @vickypridgen: The City of Austin’s Office of Innovation partners with @ImpactHubAustin Accelerator Program to provide up to 6 #SocialIn…
#ATXCouncil asks city staff for ideas on local Green New Deal, EVs bit.ly/2QahVnu Glad to see our local leaders engaging in a solutions oriented conversation that DC leadership (read @senatemajldr & @realDonaldTrump) is too indifferent to work on.
15 Bad Work Habits I’m Ditching This Year (and You Should, Too!) muse.cm/2WF6pCN By @JaclynWestlake. This is an incredible list and I can’t wait to tackle these habits.
Have you seen the #bbatx’s 2019 grants? bit.ly/2PVX5bn (h/t @AustinInno)
RT @tarmactx: Austin-based #accelerators #incubators #coworkingspaces #startups join us for our sixth Austin Accelerators Monthly meeting -…
HomeAway goes away; Vrbo is new name to know bizjournals.com/austin/news/20… via @MyABJ
New York City officially names real intersection 'Sesame Street' a.msn.com/01/en-us/AAAOt… This makes me so happy.
RT @Skillpoint: We're #hiring! Join our amazing team as a Student Success Coordinator. To learn more and #apply, visit: https://t.co/pd2nPx…
ACL Fest's $264M economic impact comes with $5M gift to parks foundation austinmonitor.com/stories/2019/0…
What is @Supermajority? New group wants women to influence elections bit.ly/2V3W6vz
How to Avoid Avengers: Endgame Spoilers Online via ⁦@WIRED⁩ apple.news/ARK-K9uY3S9q92…
RT @TU_President19: The Texas Senate just passed a resolution recognizing the 150th Anniversary of ⁦@Trinity_U⁩. Great to be supported by S…
RT @kerry_atx: Hey! Let’s talk strategic outcomes and social impact! Wanna? Today at 3:30 at @ImpactHubAustin twitter.com/mattglazer/sta…
Tomorrow @blueskyprtnrs, @ImpactHubAustin, @austintexasgov’s Office of Innovation are hosting our 1st info session about 2019’s Impact Accelerator. If you want to help solve our affordability & workforce development puzzle, come join us. bit.ly/2W3WuGB
RT @culturatisummit: Abigail Disney, Walt's grandniece, calls Bob Iger's salary 'insane' ow.ly/5PTK50rjGWO
Another candidate for you to get to know @LabSplice. twitter.com/sethmoulton/st…
A friend I hadn’t seen in a while told me my beard was looking very @BulldogBeing. It was the nicest thing someone could say to me. #GoStros
And this too… Social Security won't be able to pay full benefits by 2035, trustees say bit.ly/2UPgikJ via @KGWNews
Trump sues in bid to block congressional subpoena of financial records a.msn.com/01/en-us/BBWaU…
RT @wef: It's down to cities to limit global warming to 1.5°C by 2030 wef.ch/2RXIRWQ #environment #nature https://t.co/yjXo1TZDCt
Some folks are doing everything they can to keep Austin weird. #respect twitter.com/pattrikperez/s…
I was frustrated on I-35 and saw a website on a billboard to lobby the legislature. I was immediately interested. Then I did some digging. Now I have one question. Why are @realDonaldTrump’s people building lists around Texas transportation issues? https://t.co/wijFVxxrLc
Recommended read on @Medium: “The Root of All Culture” bit.ly/2PkGTQy
Gallup reports that workers who spent 60-80% of their time away from the office had the highest rates of engagement. forbes.com/sites/meimeifo…
I made it a point to end my day yesterday and start my day today with this gem from @sesamestreet and @GameOfThrones. bit.ly/2V4eL9N
As some big cities lose residents, Austin is adding them faster than anywhere else bit.ly/2VUNUtI via @MyABJ
For the past 5 years I have served on the @Skillpoint board. Incredibly honored, and excited, to be the 2019 - 2020 vice chair for an organization I love.
RT @nthnryn: I, for one, am terrified of 18-foot @MattGlazer. twitter.com/blueskyprtnrs/…
County considers matching Austin with $15 livable wage via @austinmonitor austinmonitor.com/stories/2019/0… #MorningRead
RT @Public_Citizen: An update on the corporate takeover of our government: An oil lobbyist runs the DOI A coal lobbyist runs the EPA A p…
Recommended read on @Medium: “The Social (News) Network” bit.ly/2UxNhto
Treasury announced today a $1.1 trillion deficit for fiscal year 2019. Nearly 2x the 2017 number. #ThanksTrump.
RT @resetatx: Really looking forward to this session tomorrow morning with @timothyjseaton from @blueskyprtnrs! twitter.com/nthnryn/status…
Hey @Spotify, when I am listening to the deep focus playlist, the Godsmack ad was… jarring…
Reshaping the land development code conversation austinmonitor.com/stories/2019/0… #MorningRead
My buddy @JasStanford is doing cool things. I subscribed and so can you! twitter.com/jasstanford/st…
Sad that the @cap10k was canceled. Was looking forward to the race. Good thing the @atxsunshinerun is a month away! bit.ly/2VtPAu6
To the @cap10k and @highfiveevents team, thank you! Your communication, agility, and commitment to the (running) community is impressive. Regardless of the outcome, thank you so much.
I seem to be checking the weather every minutes. I want to run the @cap10k that much.
How Much Hotter Will Your City Be in 2100? bit.ly/2TY3Bie Searchable database you might not want to search.
An incredible (essential) read from @alexhaagaard, "What It's Like Living and Working With a Chronic Illness” muse.cm/2TZrrds There is a lot to learn from these teammates.
RT @PodSaveAmerica: "We need to make investments in these northern triangle countries, in Honduras, in El Salvador and Guatemala so that pe…
Woman-Owned Craft Brewery In Austin Celebrates 15 Years With A Rebrand forbes.com/sites/claudiaa… Love the new look almost as much as I love the Stash IPA
Here Are the Urban Highways That Deserve to Die bit.ly/2TWmgux
Had to triple check this wasn’t an April Fools joke. Let me know when you see it. twitter.com/biindia/status…
RT @TheKingCenter: 51 years later. Remembering the day he was assassinated. Reconnecting to continue his work. Recommitting to building…
Been almost a month since @sxsw ended and I can’t stop listening to the Austin 100 on spotify - spoti.fi/2K8Ve3J Thank you @nprmusic and @idislikestephen. I can’t imagine how much work this is and I am deeply appreciative.
RT @ImpactHubAustin: Heeeeeeeerre weeeeee gooooooooo! Applications for @ImpactHubAustin 's accelerator are OPEN!! Do you have solutions fo…
And my second @blueskyprtnrs forecast is out! The moment you hit send on a mass email is the worst! I am always so nervous to hit that send button.
 
I think it might be because I struggle with spelling and grammar. Maybe it is that I am writing and sharing more vulnerable content? I don’t know… Glad it out in the world regardless. I think.
 
If you aren’t signed up, you can check it out here too: bit.ly/2K9Q4Eu If you see any typos or mistakes, please let me know.
Since leaving WeWork, I have made it priority to get back involved in my community. Excited to join the @AustinYC today for lunch for the LEAD series lunch with @spencercronk. bit.ly/2K6PqHX
RT @nthnryn: Excited to announce that @blueskyprtnrs is partnering w @ImpactHubAustin & @austintexasgov to run the Impact Accelerator. We’r…
After two years off, I am excited to have signed up for the @austindistance challenge again — five races, hundreds of miles of training, and I could not be more excited. Thank you @AustinRunners for making this possible.
Mental heath is as important as any financial metric for @blueskyprtnrs: bit.ly/2UcdFIh
Correction: The majority of Americans hope to see gun-safety legislation. Democrats are proposing solutions. twitter.com/statesman/stat…
Problem: Texas pumps more carbon emissions into the atmosphere than any other state, according to the Energy Information Administration. Solution: One Texas non-profit's idea to help curb climate change. bit.ly/2CPswP8
RT @center4ATX: Great news and long overdue. twitter.com/DanKeshet/stat…
RT @DivIncatx: Applications are now open for DivInc's 2019 Cohort! Apply here: divinc.org/apply twitter.com/blnded/status/…
Hate having to preface this... this is not a joke. Okay. Now that that is out of the way, let’s do this thing! twitter.com/patricksvitek/…
Got on social media for one second on April Fools and immediately regretted it.
RT @USGLC: Aid to Central America is not charity, but central to our national security. And it works. Get the facts → https://t.co/xh8vt12O…
RT @JessicaPost: BREAKING: Tonight in leg special elections, the Louisiana GOP was soundly rejected by voters. Dems held a seat Trump won b…
Working on a post. Where are the best coffeeshops to work from in #Austin? Emphasis on work. I especially need some help north of 45th.
RT @kobunheat: Freelancers! I have money, and I am looking for your pitches. Long-form reporting? Insightful analysis? Off-the-wall wacky i…
Recommended read on @Medium: “We expect leaders to be the most and least-human person in the room. Here’s how to help.” ift.tt/2FKK1SH
Another great piece from @timothyjseaton. I hope you will read it and join the conversation on mental health. twitter.com/timothyjseaton…
New York to become second state to ban plastic bags bit.ly/2V5bzr1 This is good for the environment, future generations, reduction on fossil fuels, and so much more. Glad to see this at a state level.
RT @nthnryn: Thx to @michaelccronin for highlighting @blueskyprtnrs in @MyABJ. "We’ve found that [the sprint] process works just as well fo…
RT @TrumanProject: For #WomensHistoryMonth, we're spotlighting some awesome #TruWomen! @CodaRGarza is a Senior Coordinator at San Antonio…
It is that time of year when you can either park under a tree and have your car covered in pollen or park away from the tree and have your car covered in pollen. Decisions decisions….
RT @UT_KelleherCntr: We're giving away $25K in funding as a part of our @UTexasMcCombs Summer Entrepreneur Fellowship! One $10K check will…
Amazing to see the crucial conversations we are having on mental health are making a difference. Thank you @michaelccronin! — Mental heath is as important as any financial metric for @blueskyprtnrs bit.ly/2UcdFIh
Pearl Jam announces $10.8 million to combat homelessness bit.ly/2JFcPzL I love this band!
I just applied (yes, applied) to watch all the MCU in less than three days. Here is hoping @cabletv selects me.
 
If selected, I have pledged the entire “salary” to @CASATravis for the Superhero run. That seems like a good fit.
Former Austin Ventures exec launches effort to get more women, people of color involved in startups bit.ly/2UVzw49 #MorningRead
AU40 2019: 80 young Austin professionals, mentors to watch bit.ly/2UVlEa0 via @MyABJ Congrats to all the @austinunder40 nominees and finalist!
RT @TheAVClub: This new banger teaches you how to say "Pete Buttigieg" trib.al/UNoDbe0 https://t.co/Ueyh5GnqNu
Been proud to support Secretary Castro since 2001. I am glad he is running and so incredibly impressed by (almost) all of our candidates. twitter.com/JulianCastro/s…
Proud to be serving on the @DowntownATXInfo strategic communication committee. Hope you will join us April 30th at the Central Library for the Future of Downtown event. bit.ly/2HPSXY9
An incredibly powerful read. How a flight attendant from Texas ended up in an ICE detention center for six weeks wapo.st/2HNgLMp
 
 
 
 
 
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