Want to grab lunch but none of your regular office friends are free? Use LunchMeet to broadcast your availability to your LinkedIn contacts and get a little networking in with your meal.
Utilising the principles behind the book Never Eat Alone the free app LunchMeet helps setup lunch dates with professionals you've connected with via LinkedIn. All you have to do is fire up the app and input when you're free and where you'd like to meet. LunchMeet will search for any LinkedIn contacts that are also free during the time period. Select one or more people and the app will send out a lunch invitation.
If you're new to a city or a just getting started in your career, networking can be vital to find mentors, friends and future job contacts. If you prefer to mix conversation with your lunch this app should prove useful.
LunchMeet is a free app for iPhone available in the iTunes App Store.