Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Update: I'm in NYC since Feb 1, 2013. I realize that 3/11th of my
profile will not make sense, but I'm keeping it anyway. For
I'm a MacGyver of life. I can cook a 3-course meal with my favorite
Le Creuset, a cast iron skillet and chef’s knife. Of course, I can
also turn two $20s into a nice dinner that’s delivered to me by a
gentleman I’ve never met before, who called twice because he
couldn’t tell the difference between Lincoln and Lincoln Park West.
Probably my fault.
I adapt well to any situation. From presenting my latest market
entry strategy to the suits in the boardroom, to hustling hipsters
at ping-pong at the Happy Village, to banging my head at the In
Flames concert, I’m always right where I belong. Well, as far the
concert, I have to admit that I don't have the minimum level of
anger and black clothing.
My best friends know that I’m an introvert, but most people have no
idea. When I’m out, I give 100%. Unfortunately, sometimes, the next
day I feel like I’ve given a bit too much.
My work in management consulting keeps me busy, but I still find
time to play tennis, listen to live music, go to the Bulls game, or
take a random trip to NYC to visit my friends. I like nerdy stuff
like math, economics/finance, Excel, and oxford commas.
What stays constant is my relationship with family and friends, my
open-mindedness, and my ability to not take things too seriously,
including myself. What I can’t live without is a challenge and a
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
telling people what to do
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
solving complex problem, inventing things that have already been
invented, cooking, spotting random people from my home town,
playing tetris, and driving in reverse
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Music: Pink Floyd, Belle & Sebastian, Metric, Charles Aznavour,
Depeche Mode, The Cure, The Smiths, Elliott Smith, In Flames,
Wilco, Mars Volta, Mickey Avalon, AFI, Mobb Deep, Radiohead, Dire
Straits, Rick Ross, Russian bard.
Shows: Breaking Bad, Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Weeds, Mad
Men, Flight of the Concords, Californication, Top Gear (BBC), the
Other: Freakonomics, Harold and Maude, sushi and ping pong
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
family, iphone, music, travel, pickles, scotch
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
dinner and drinks with friends
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
back in high school, the Existentialist Club once named me "Most
Likely To Be"
You should message me if
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you are an independent woman with class and sophistication. You
have high aspirations but don't take yourself too seriously.
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