Now instead of handing out your cards hoping for a call, you get their name and phone number so you can follow up later that week for a meeting over coffee, lunch, etc where you can learn more about their needs and offer your solutions.
Some of the best networkers in the world make a practice of this very thing either using business cards or other tracking items such as coins.
(Our favorite is embedded below.)Cost:/ year for 25 cards Odd fact: Greenlight is a “green” company — “Greenlight Cards are printed on recycled paper with vegetable based inks.
Our tin-plated steel card cases are recyclable, as new steel is made from recycled steel.
They’ve appeared in the , and blogs all over the universe. Several companies make these cards, and the gist of the shtick is to prolong dating anonymity.
People sign up as members of these sites and receive cards that have a personal code on the back. Extra Sumthin’: The founder’s significant other “flipped” her with a place mat at a restaurant.
As traditional online dating (yep, no longer an oxymoron) becomes a social norm, the Internet dating world keeps one-upping itself with newfangled ways to have awkward encounters with strangers.
And then the phone starts to ring off the hook right?