Finding that perfect mate is on many people's to do list, although, many of the people that are single are so busy making ends meet that it can hinder their search.
Internet dating is very popular, but it lacks the personal touch that meeting people in person has.
Other than that, keep the conversation interesting.
There will be plenty of people, ask the other person what they do for a living, where they live and other boring details.
There is a rise in the interest in speed dating as an alternative to going to singles bars. It is when a dating company sets up a party of around fifty people that would like to meet others that are single and looking to find someone.