Speed dating open ended questions
After the "dating" sessions conclude, participants take notes and score or rank each of the people they were paired up with.
The program is affectionately known by students on campus as “FIP.” I myself prefer to call it “Speed Dating for Jobs.” During FIP, representatives from large law firms interview and recruit students for jobs for the next summer.
After that, students are usually invited to callback interviews where they meet with four to six additional interviewers at each firm’s office, culminating with coffee or lunch at a local establishment.
In total, students generally participate in 20-60 interviews over the course of FIP.
I got to visit amazing cities and eat wonderful food (for free! Best of all, I finally found myself in an environment where it was socially acceptable for me to share my proudest moments and my greatest accomplishments with complete strangers.
I think I was uniquely prepared for FIP since I had, just recently, been initiated into the art of making a good first impression.