The downside is that you’ll probably need to get out of your PJ’s and run a comb through your hair for your “phone call” or blog — potentially a big deal for those who work at home.
People seem to like it because communication is more effective and memorable when you can see the other person’s face.
First, let me say: With a little effort, it’s not difficult to create the right impression on your webcam.
If you’re a writer, working at home, then that’s exactly the kind of environment that’s appropriate for you.
Another time, as I was walking through London’s Portobello Road market, I was tapped on the shoulder and presented with a beautiful bunch of flowers.
Even bar tenders frequently shoo my credit card away when I try to settle my bill.
However, there was no "send a message" icon, and without that, I just decided to ignore the request -- though, all other things being equal, the idea of an attractive woman as a Facebook friend is not unattractive (!
) to me, as would be the case, I assume, with most guys.
In other situations, you may want to create a more polished professional impression.
I’m going to give you a few simple tips that you can take or leave, according to your own needs.
[...] No one was getting the fact that guys wanted real interaction with girls and tools were now available to deliver that experience.