Will move to Seattle in a few months. How to get to know new people in the city? Any tips for where to hang out? (I’m female)
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- Asurion doormat_I am moving to Seattle in few months too. Let’s date. We will call it a Blind Date.
- Microsoft PMM’dBefore moving here, I reached out to people I knew inside Microsoft. I used the excuse that I wanted to ask info about living in Seattle. In general, leverage your network - friends of friends, acquaintances, people you have worked with...
If you’re younger, also, check out the Facebook group “young Microsoft FTEs” - they do happy hours every Thursday.
Lastly, find hobbies, sports, etc that interest you. You’ll be able to meet lots of people easily that way, that share your interests.
- Samsung octaveIf you are asian, there is an asian meetup group who likes boardgames. If you like RPG, there is also D&D on Wednesdays at Mox and other game stores. If you play music instruments, there are orchestras to join.
- Tesla tTfQ61I’m moving to Seattle from SF at the end of the month. Going on a scouting trip this weekend.