Conduct Your Business Networking From A Dating App

Conduct Your Business Networking From A Dating App

A popular dating service is launching a new feature that will allow users to find business connections using the same swipe/match/message mechanic

Laura Yan
  • 13 july 2016

Bumble dating app wants to help you find not just your next romance, but maybe your new job. The app’s newest feature, Bumble Bizz, wants help you find professional connections (ala LinkedIn) using the same matching and swiping mechanism. But unlike the chunky messaging and response times on LinkedIn, Bumble Bizz will provide instant gratification, an opportunity to meet someone in your field during a conference or even a long layover. The quick response time is important. Bumble CEO, Whitney Wolfe, told Time, “It’s the closest we can get to real life.”

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