Legal aspects of speed dating
But in the non-standard “women rotating” events where men and women reversed roles, the researcher found the exact opposite pattern: men were picky, whereas women were less selective.
On Sadie Hawkins Day (traditionally observed in early November) or at a Sadie Hawkins Dance, women have the opportunity to invert social convention by asking men out on a date or to a dance.For the other events, men and women performed a Sadie Hawkins-like role reversal: men stayed in one place while women circulated around the room.In the standard “men rotating” events, the researchers replicated previous findings (and the prevailing stereotypes) that women were pickier about who they liked relative to men.The law firm also benefited because its lawyers were able “to watch people in competition with each other and see how they play in the sandbox,” he said. On a TV show or in a movie, if a guy and a girl are at a party and one approaches the other to strike up a conversation, chances are that it was the guy who approached the girl.
Following 5-7 minutes conversation, our moderator rings a bell and men move on to the other table to meet their next date.