The Irish Redhead Convention is an annual meeting for fiery-haired humans from all walks of life.
Speed dating sligo
To kick proceedings off three companies were afforded the opportunity to give a one minute pitch on their background and the services they provide – a great way to put your business in the spotlight especially for start-ups.
We were then cast amongst the wolves for eight three minute rounds of speed networking.
With the list of attendees available beforehand, a number of people I spoke with had people ‘targeted’ that they wanted to get acquainted with.
To boost the success of speed dating this approach may be worth looking at!
“They’re young, ambitious and rich but their lives hide an aching loneliness,” she quotes, disgusted.
The aching-loneliness genre is part of what De Paulo calls “the dark aura of singlehood”, in which single people are perceived as miserable, regardless of whether they feel that way.
Single-at-heart people are not single because they have “issues” or just haven’t found a partner yet, De Paulo says.
“Living single is a way for you to lead your most meaningful and authentic life.” By her reckoning, when asked how they feel about searching for a long-term romantic partner, single-at-hearts will answer, “Maybe it feels like something you ‘should’ do, but you are not really all that interested.” There are just two small problems.
Some events are redhead-only, and others are open to everyone.