By David Wygant The new casual dating app Tinder has been all over the news lately, so I wanted to find out for myself what all the rage was all about. So, I downloaded the app and loaded it up. It’s like the Twitter of dating. You have characters or less to tell possible dates what you’re all about. That really isn’t an easy thing to do. How can people give an interesting description of themselves that briefly? So, anyway I set up my profile and got started. I spent a whole weekend looking at pictures of women! All you do is look at pictures of people and say whether you find them attractive or not. If you find them attractive and they find you attractive, it’s a match and you go from there.
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To keep their lives in order and their apartments clean, they had hired someone from Craigslist to buy their groceries and do their laundry. The woman they hired, Jenny, came to their apartments to take care of errands that would otherwise pile up. Today, Alfred is a startup that hires employees — Alfred Client Managers, or just “Alfreds” — to run weekly errands:
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This will include a special grant of LTI at the same time as Mr Harrison’s next grant of LTI to reflect the pro-rata change in his total remuneration package. All three appointments will report to Mr Harrison. Richard Stacker has also been appointed head of investor relations, with Nick Kelly taking on the head of Direct Property role, reporting to Mr Stacker. Charter Hall is also looking to appoint a chief investment officer to work on transactions, mergers and acquisitions.
Charter Hall’s chairman David Clark paid tribute to Mr Southon saying his passion for culture and property, and the significant role he plays in the industry, has helped position Charter Hall as one of Australia’s leading property groups, “which is reflected through the Group’s exceptional growth and consistent solid performance”. The management changes come as the real estate investment trust sector heads into the reporting season for the first half of the financial year.
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So, anyway I set up my profile and got started.