According to the research done by Christian Rudder, author of Our study would approach matching people up from a different, entirely personality-based angle.This is what caught Colleen’s attention when she saw our call for participants.
Once the conversation period begins you may exchange names with your partner.
The purpose of the study was to achieve an accelerated sense of intimacy between strangers in only 45 minutes.
Students in a university psychology class were partnered up and instructed to ask each other 36 questions designed to probe intimate and unguarded topics of conversation.
Once we had gathered all of their responses, we did our best to match the participants with a partner with whom they shared similar attitudes and values.
None of the participants had any idea who they had been paired up with.