Things like the fact that Facebook is going public is not just financial news, it’s world news and you don’t want to seem clueless if you completely missed something like that.
You don’t have to become an expert but at least if you know something you can participate in a conversation with your guy.
His job is not to pair one lovebird with another (other staffers manage the matching schemes), but rather to parse the data given in user profiles into little pieces, and then reassemble them in compelling and often quirky ways.
“We’ve collected one of the largest, most thorough databases of human interaction ever, and I have to make sure that what I’m writing about maximizes that resource,” says Rudder.
Sony SRS-XB40 has a built-in multi-coloured line light, speaker lights and a flashing strobe.
It features 24 hours of battery life and claims to be a 'mini-disco on the move'.
CNBC Originals continues with Season 2 with non-fiction feature programming, focusing on the business community’s biggest stories. CNBC Originals reveal trade and industry secrets of high-profile businesses, leveraging the behind-the-scenes access only CNBC can provide. In this CNBC documentary, "Squawk Box" Co-Anchor Carl Quintanilla will look at garbage - how we create it, how we get rid of it, and how we often just put it out of sight all at significant cost to individuals and society alike.
One thing about the garbage business, it's always picking up.
Be prepared to charm him out of talking about work when he first arrives to the date.
Unfortunately, a lot of guys on Wall Street have a hard time leaving work at the office; it’s your job to get his mind on you and off the S & P. Learn a little something about the financial markets and notice if something huge happens on a given day, negative or positive.
People who own i Phones have more sex than people with Black Berrys.
Atheists have the highest writing proficiency of any religious or nonreligious group.
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