4,000 ways to achieve instant intimacy. With new and updated questions!
What, more than anything, makes you angry?
Who were your childhood idols?
What kind of leader are you most inclined to follow?
What has happened to the art of conversation? In the age of the Internet, speed dating, and frantic text messaging, have we forgotten how to meaningfully connect? This book of 4,000 provocative questions will help you get to know anyone and everyone in every social situation. Use it to go beyond small talk at parties, networking events, dates, dinner tables, and road trips. It's for getting to know someone you just met and learning a lot more about someone you thought you already knew (who may be yourself).
·A perfect social tool for the Internet generation
·Features thematic sections on lifestyle choices, pastimes, politics, family, and more
·A resource for self-discovery and for journalists and writers doing interviews and developing characters, plots, and story lines
About the Author:
Barbara Ann Kipfer holds a PhD and MPhil in Linguistics (University of Exeter), a PhD in Archaeology (Greenwich University), an MA (Greenwich University) and PhD in Buddhist Studies (Akamai University), and a BS in physical education (Valparaiso University). Dr. Kipfer is the Chief Lexicographer of Temnos. She has worked for such companies as Answers.com, Ask Jeeves, Bellcore/Telcordia, Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, Federated Media Publishing, General Electric Research, Google, IBM Research, idealab, and WolframAlpha.