Despite the site advertising a minute per person, the session creator can dial up the time up to 3 minutes.To help schedule the sessions, users can set a time when they want it to start.: ) The event we attended went smoothly and the hostess ensured everyone felt comfortable during what could otherwise have become an awkward experience.
At the end of the event, I had actually become friends with the woman on the left and right of me (they happened to be best friends) and after afterward, I invited them to dinner.
Justin was standing off to the side and I asked him to come to dinner with us and he was very happy to do so. The four of us arrive at a local restaurant and Justin sits next to me.
It balances the incredibly important need for face-to-face interaction with a nominal time commitment - until you decide otherwise.
It also never hurts to brush-up on your conversational skills!
Joslyn & Bernie - (Las Vegas, November 2016) at one of your events.
We were married in July of 2013 and had our first baby in June of this past year.
We continue to spread that possibilities of Speed Dating and send people your way! Christina and Micheal - (Westchester, Dec 2014) Our one year anniversary is approaching and I wanted to let you know that we have enjoyed such a fun 12 months together, all because of Speed Dating. I called in sick to work to attend the event, and he reluctantly went after his sister purchased a ticket for him. He didn't seem anxious, he was extroverted and very funny.
He didn't compare me to an actress on The Office or spend the entire 7 minutes discussing creatures that live in the ocean like others did.
Also worth taking a look at is competitor Speed Date (coverage), which takes a slightly different approach, giving users 3 minutes instead of 1, and is focused solely on people looking for romance.
We had an instant connection when we saw each other from across the room before the event even started!
Woo Me intends to stay afloat via advertising, which is where some of the spiffy back-end technology comes into play.