- On February 12, 2017
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Valentine’s Day at startup Conversation Starter
When looking for the ultimate icebreaker to use on Valentine’s Day, which startup is more up for the job than Conversation Starter? After all, this startup makes sure every networking event attendee gets to speak to the people they want to meet the most. So, we went ahead and grilled them for the best icebreakers then could come up with – thickly coated in some corporate speak, of course.
Watch the first two tips in the following video
But this is the real pro-tip…
You should always start with clarifying why you’re the most interesting person around to hold a conversation with. In other words: make sure he or she knows you can help him or her – whether it’s business or pleasure. Did you manage to get the attention of the person you’d like to talk to? Then swiftly bend the conversation towards more personal subjects, to make them open up more so you can get to know them better. And uhm… We heard through the grapevine that this is exactly how Conversation Starter works. Just sayin’.