Story Starters: Connections
This Week’s Story Starters: Connections
What is your friend-of-a-friend-of-a-friend connection to someone famous?
How far back can you trace your family tree?
Where do your relatives live (states and countries)?
Where do your friends live (states and countries)?
What connection do you have to someone in politics?
What funny story do you have about meeting someone on a blind date/online only to find out you already know them?
Where do your online friends reside? Have you ever met in person? How often do you chat or get together?
What history does your family have with the same university, fraternity, or branch of the military?
Who is the oddest connection that helped you with an opportunity or that you helped with an opportunity (i.e. your dad’s roommate from college)?
How do you stay connected with your friends from high school, college, or your first job?
What connections have you made through LinkedIn or another professional networking website or organization?
Who is the connection between you and meeting your significant other?
What role does social networking play in your life? How often do you use Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites?
What connections have you made through your blog, website, or online gallery?
How are your business and social life interconnected?
What types of devices keep you connected to the digital world?
What are the craziest airlines connections you have had to make to complete a trip?
How do you use your connections to complete a project?
How does the connection between your productivity at work affect your happiness at home?
How do you stay connected with your significant other during times apart (i.e. business trips, military deployments)?
What connections have you developed with coworkers that are now friends?
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