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Mint delivers an exclusive look into how the creators of today are building the communities of tomorrow using web3 primitives like social tokens, DAOs, and NFTs, to name a few.

Every Tuesday and Thursday, host Adam Levy reveals a new episode featuring stories from the top creators, founders, and investors all tinkering with crypto to make their creator economy a reality.

Lear more by visiting: https://adamlevy.io/mint.

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Mint delivers an exclusive look into how the creators of today are building the communities of tomorrow using web3 primitives like social tokens, DAOs, and NFTs, to name a few.

Every Tuesday and Thursday, host Adam Levy reveals a new episode featuring stories from the top creators, founders, and investors all tinkering with crypto to make their creator economy a reality.

Lear more by visiting: https://adamlevy.io/mint.

    Why Data Synthesis is at the Core of Successful DAO Tooling

    Why Data Synthesis is at the Core of Successful DAO Tooling

    Mint Season 2 episode 13 welcomes Rafa, a community builder, Web3 operations contributor, and an active supporter of local artisans in Puerto Rico. Currently, he’s most active in web3 communities like ForeFront and creator cabins.

    In this episode, we talk about:


    The biggest recaps from MetaCartel’s MCON
    How can DAOs nurture a space for experimentation
    How to narrow the gap between passive and active contributors?
    What DAO-related problems would he like to see tools or platforms solve?
    His idea around Contribution Zones
    How creators should be approaching their DAOs
    Tourist tracks for DAOs

    ...and so much more.

    I hope you enjoy our conversation.

    Links

    Contribution Zones: https://ff.mirror.xyz/UJa9qpbbYftlN4xMOD9W3TBgeJS3gxK8ec4FKUJFhuM

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    2:24 - Getting Started in Organizational Design 
    12:19 - A Recap of MCON 
    22:58 - Forefront 
    29:49 - Contribution Zones vs. Traditional Employment 
    39:58 - Designing Roles & Incentives Within a DAO 
    46:00 - Data Synthesis for DAO tooling 
    52:51- How DAOs fit in a Web 2.0 world 
    56:37 - Beyond Web 3.0 - Curation 
    59:00 - Outro

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    The Contract of a Lifetime: Why Athletes Need Social Tokens

    The Contract of a Lifetime: Why Athletes Need Social Tokens

    Mint Season 2 episode 12 welcomes Founder & Builder of Shenanigan, Victor Ginelli. Shenanigan or SHE for short, is a social token issuance platform for athletes.

    In this episode, we talk about:


    2:30 - Getting Into Crypto
    6:02 - Building a Career Beyond Sports
    10:26 - Shenanigan DAO
    12:07 - Working for an Algorithm
    16:42 - Earning Through Participation
    20:15 - Social Tokenomics
    26:16 - Post-Mortem Social Tokens - Retroactive Earning
    32:17 - Integrating Token Models
    35:40 - Outro - Closing Out

    I hope you enjoy our conversation.

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    • 49 min
    The Ultimate 3 Step Funnel For Growing Your DAO with pet3rpan

    The Ultimate 3 Step Funnel For Growing Your DAO with pet3rpan

    Mint Season 2 episode 11 welcomes pet3rpan, a DAO and NFT thought-leader whose work is widely known across the early-stage token investment firm 1kx. He’s also a Community organizer and summoner at MetaCartel, as well as the Co-founder & blood mage at MetaCartel Ventures.

    In this episode, we talk about:


    1kx’s investment thesis
    Understanding the role of leadership in DAOs
    How to eliminate or prevent bad actors
    Strategies for growing decentralized communities
    His POV on JPEG Summer
    His NFT investment strategy
    What will eat Web 3?

    ...and so much more.

    I hope you enjoy our conversation.

    Links: How To Grow Decentralized Communities https://medium.com/1kxnetwork/how-to-grow-decentralized-communities-1bf1044924f8

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    • 49 min
    4 Reasons Why NFTs Will Change Africa Forever

    4 Reasons Why NFTs Will Change Africa Forever

    Mint Season 2 episode 10 welcomes Erikan Obotetukudo, Founding and Managing Partner at Audacity Fund, who’s investing in Black and African-led crypto startups targeting trillion dollar markets worldwide. I wanted to bring her on because she’s extremely vocal of how NFTs will change Africa forever - a new perspective that sparked my attention.

    I genuinely had so much recording this episode as Erikan’s high energy and incredible spirit made sharing her story enjoyable.

    In this episode, we talk about:


    Audacity Fund’s investment thesis
    Understanding JPEG Summer
    Erikan’s love for the intersection of DeFi and NFTs
    How NFTs will Revolutionize Africa
    What will eat Web 3?

    ...and so much more.

    I hope you enjoy our conversation.

    Shoutout to Etiwanda High School!

    Links

    How NFTs will Revolutionize Africa –– Forever (pt 1)

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    Turning Your Social Clout into Crypto with $ARTZ

    Turning Your Social Clout into Crypto with $ARTZ

    Mint Season 2 episode 9 welcomes Andy Artz who's on a mission to advance humanity by solving the world’s hardest problems by investing capital across early-stage startups at Social Capital.  



    He’s also a major proponent of the decentralized social media platform BitClout following his own creator coin $ARTZ.  



    In this episode, we talk about: 


    Understanding BitClout
    Weighing the risks of creator coins
    Curation on the blockchain
    Launching $ARTZ coin
    Trading social capital
    What will eat Web 3?

    ...and so much more.  



    I hope you enjoy our conversation.   



    Learn more by visiting: https://adamlevy.io/mint



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    Support Season 2's NFT sponsors  


    Coinvise - https://coinvise.co/ 
    POAP - https://poap.xyz/ 
    Socialstack - https://socialstack.co/ 
    Celo - https://celo.org/ 
    PrimeDAO - https://www.prime.xyz/

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    How NFTs are Spawning The Rise of A Decentralized Metaverse

    How NFTs are Spawning The Rise of A Decentralized Metaverse

    Mint Season 2 episode 8 welcomes Maria Shen who’s a partner at Electric Capital. Prior to Electric, Maria was CTO and co-founder of a startup that helped SMBs easily create their supply chains with manufacturers around the world. Prior to that, she worked on search technology at Microsoft, with her features shipped to more than 1 billion devices.

    In this episode, we talk about:


    Her NFT collection strategy
    undercollateralized social lending in NFT communities
    Favorite NFT use cases
    The intersection of DeFi and NFTs
    How creators should be thinking about the metaverse
    The frenzy behind Bored Ape Yacht Club
    Lessons learned working in this space
    What will eat web3

    ...and so much more.

    I hope you enjoy our conversation.

    Learn more by visiting: https://adamlevy.io/mint

    • 59 min

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