Links I Like: Network like a CIA Agent, Google Flights & Molly Ringwald's Hair
Network like a CIA agent: When a CIA agent needs to work their way into a group, they make sure they have a "hook": a reason to meet once, a reason to connect and a reason to keep on meeting. Read more on Lifehacker.
www.google/flights. Ever heard of it? Neither have I. But if you're searching for flights in a hurry, it gives lightning fast results. Is it the cheapest? Probably not, according to these reviews on the New York Times and the Telegraph. But it's getting better. Must be nerve-wracking when Google enters your market.
My husband and I are not romantic. At. All. But I read this oddly titled article To Fall in Love with Anyone, Do This, and we tried the 36 questions. They say, to feel loved is to feel that someone really knows you. And these 36 questions, each more intimate than the next, are meant to accelerate that intimacy. We went through the list at dinner time and, although we have known each other for 15 years, I found out new and surprising things.
It's corny, but it works. Try it.
And I leave you with some pictures of Uetliberg, Switzerland, where I went for a very snowy offsite meeting last week. 1. The train 2. The walk to the hotel and 3. my very inappropriate shoes.